Eric Cantor is an American politician and businessman known for serving as the representative from Virginia in the U.S. House of Representatives from 2001 to 2014. He has also served as the U.S. House Minority Whip and House Majority Leader, among other important posts.
He was born to Mary Lee and Eddie Cantor. In 1989, he and Diana Marcy Fine got married. The couple has three children together.
He and Diana Fine met on a blind date.
In 2010, a bullet was shot through his office window in Richmond, Virginia. According to the police, the shooter did not target Cantor since it was an incident of a random shooting.
In 2011, an anti-Semite named Glendon Swift threatened to kill his wife and rape his daughter. Swift was later arrested and sentenced to serve 13 months in prison.
Again, the American people expect us to do what they are doing. It's tightening the belt, it's learning how to do more with less. That's a reality today, and we've got to do that in order to get the private sector growing.Eric Cantor
And basically, the sense of the 'Pledge to America' is this: Republicans understand when we were in charge, we got fired in '06. We spent too much money. We defied the trust that the people had put in us. And we know that there is a better way.Eric Cantor
I am hopeful for the American people that we can actually improve the outlook for bringing down costs in health care.Eric Cantor
Look, we know we screwed up when we were in the majority. We fell in love with power. We spent way too much money - especially on earmarks. There was too much corruption when we ran this place. We were guilty. And that's why we lost.Eric Cantor
We believe that if you put in place the mechanisms that allow for personal choice as far as Medicare is concerned, as well as the programs in Medicaid, that we can actually get to a better result and do what most Americans are learning how to do, which is to do more with less.Eric Cantor
We've had Town Hall meetings, we've witnessed election after election, in which the American people have taken a position on the President's health care bill. And the bottom line is the people don't like this bill. They don't want it.Eric Cantor
You know, there are people making a lot of money in this country who can actually afford their own health care. We are in a situation where we got a safety net in place in this country for people who frankly don't need one. We got to focus on making sure we got a safety net for those who actually need it.Eric Cantor
is a famous American politician,
who was born on
June 6, 1963. As a person born on this date, Eric Cantor is listed in our database as the 17th
most popular celebrity for the day (June 6) and the 83rd most popular for the year (1963).
People born on June 6
fall under the Zodiac sign of Gemini, the Twins.
Eric Cantor is the 487th most popular Gemini.
Aside from information specific to Eric Cantor's birthday, Eric Cantor is the 3196th most famous American and ranks 13th in famous people born in Richmond, Virginia, U.S.
In general, Eric Cantor ranks as the 5807th
most popular famous person, and the 86th most popular politician of all time.
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