By Christina Wilkie - 02/15/11 12:54 AM EST
Cantor (R-Va.) was giving out chocolate on Monday.
Cantor is known, and appreciated, for sharing little bags of Virginia peanuts with visitors and reporters. But Monday’s extra-special goods, as well as the coffee that is served at the briefings, were a hit with the perpetually hungry scribes.
Elsewhere on Capitol Hill, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, dressed in a holiday-appropriate red jacket, wished the phalanx of reporters at her noon press conference a happy Valentine’s Day before taking questions on Iran and Egypt.