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June 16, 2014 11:42 AM

Dave Helling: Eric Cantor’s primary defeat holds lessons for Heartland politicians

The majority leader’s stunning defeat to tea party candidate Dave Brat in Virginia’s 7th District is a reminder that the most interesting political contests this year will take place in House primaries. Public anger at Congress is well-known, but we see it most clearly in House primary races.

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