Money is on Kevin McCarthy to Replace Cantor
Who will fill Eric Cantor’s shoes as House Majority Leader? Based on dollars doled out to fellow Republicans, and donations distributed to him by friends in high places, Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) is the heir apparent.
IMAGE: House Majority Whip Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., leaves House Speaker John Boehner’s office on the day after House Majority Leader Eric Cantor, R-Va., was defeated in the Virginia primary at the hands of a tea party challenger. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)