Re: House Votes to Defund NPR

by Robert Costa

On final passage this afternoon, the House passed H.R. 1076, which prohibits federal funding of National Public Radio. The final tally: 228-192-1.

Before the vote, House Majority Leader Eric Cantor voiced his support for the measure:

NRO speaks with Cantor and Rep. Doug Lamborn (R., Colo.), the bill’s sponsor, on the homepage.