By Chris Stigall
PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Chris Stigall spoke with Congressman Pat Meehan, from Pennsylvania’s 7th District on Talk Radio 1210 WPHT about the upset of House Majority Leader Eric Cantor to a primary challenger and about a bill he is sponsoring to get veterans better access to health care.
Meehan said Cantor was in line with the rest of Congressional Republicans in their opposition to President Obama and his loss is more of a signal that Americans all over the country no longer feel they have a voice in Washington.
“I think that the party has been taking a number of strong positions against this administration, the irresponsible spending policies and their foreign policy. In fact, in many ways Eric Cantor was a strong voice for a number of the important issues. He’s been a fighter for a number of strong conservative positions, as I think we have been in the House.”
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