House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R., Va.) is trailing by 13 points with 75 percent of the votes counted in his Republican primary campaign against political novice Dave Brat, a development that comes as Brat has faulted Cantor’s immigration policies.
This is the type of tweet you hate to put out, but I’d be more surprised at this point if Cantor wins than if he loses. Wait on Richmond.— Sean Trende (@SeanTrende) June 10, 2014
If you look precinct by precinct in the Richmond burbs, there isn’t really anywhere that Cantor is getting meaningful margins— Nate Cohn (@Nate_Cohn) June 10, 2014
LIVE FROM CANTOR HQ: The Cantor team appears to have shut off the projector screen showing the primary tally.— Jake Sherman (@JakeSherman) June 10, 2014