Video: Cantor announces plans to resign leadership post

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Majority Leader Eric Cantor has announced he will resign his leadership post at the end of next month. 

Cantor informed fellow Republicans of his intentions at an emotional closed-door meeting, then made his public announcement at a news conference where he appeared upbeat, all less than 24 hours after losing Virginia’s GOP primary election.

Watch the full news conference in the video above.

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