Reports: Cantor stepping down from leadership position

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - Multiple sources, including NBC News, are reporting that Eric Cantor will step down from his position as House Majority Leader following his primary loss in Virginia.

It is unclear at this time when he will officially step down. The decision came following his historic loss to Dave Brat on Tuesday.

Ryan Nobles is at Capitol Hill and will have more details tonight on NBC12 News at 5 and online at

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