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Eric Cantor

Eric CantorAKA Eric Ivan Cantor

Born: 6-Jun-1963
Birthplace: Richmond, VA

Gender: Male
Religion: Jewish
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Politician
Party Affiliation: Republican

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: House Majority Leader, 2011-15

Reportedly had a tuna sandwich named after him at Washington's Stacks Deli.

Father: Eddie Cantor (attorney, Virginia state treasurer for Reagan-Bush '84)
Mother: Mary Lee Cantor
Wife: Diana Marcy Fine (Goldman Sachs exec, m. 1989)
Son: Evan
Daughter: Jenna
Son: Michael

    High School: Collegiate School, Richmond, VA
    University: BA, George Washington University (1985)
    Law School: JD, College of William and Mary (1988)
    University: MS Real Estate Development, Columbia University (1989)

    US House Majority Leader (2011-15)
    US Congressman, Virginia 7th (2001-15)
    Virginia State House of Delegates (1992-2000)
    US Holocaust Memorial Museum Council member
    Congressional Staff intern for Thomas J. Bliley, Jr. (1981), driver (1982)
    Cantor for Congress Candidate
    Ethyl Corporation PAC
    Foundation for the Defense of Democracies
    Freemasonry Fraternal Lodge #53
    Friends of Clay Shaw
    Hon Anne P Petera National Committeewoman for Virginia
    Jewish Institute for National Security Affairs Advisory Board
    National Council for a New America Founder
    Ripon Society Honorary Advisory Board
    Rotary International Western Henrico
    Virginia Foxx for Congress
    Virginia Bar Association
    Phi Sigma Kappa Fraternity
    Jewish Ancestry

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Author of books:
Young Guns: A New Generation of Conservative Leaders (2010, with Kevin McCarthy and Paul Ryan)

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