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Cantor’s Shocking Loss and New National Poll Show Voters Want Elected Officials to Stop Protecting the Law Breakers on Wall Street and Start Policing Them

Washington, D.C., June 16, 2014 – Pundits have mostly blamed Eric Cantor’s shocking defeat last week in the Virginia 7th District Republican primary on the debate over immigration reform.  However, a closer look at the election shows that challenger David Brat’s grassroots campaign focused on Wall Street “crooks” and the too-big-to-fail banks that have not been held accountable for causing the worst financial crash since 1929 and the worst economy since the Great Depression of the 1930s, which continues to inflict economic wreckage today.