Eric Cantor Calls Occupy Wall Street Protesters A 'Mob'

Eric Cantor

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House Majority Leader Eric Cantor criticised the Occupy Wall Street protesters in a speech to the Values Voters Summit in Washington.Cantor said he is concerned by the “growing mobs occupying wall street and other cities across our country,” and criticised “some in this town have condoned pitting Americans against Americans.”

Democrats are seeking to tap into the protests to criticise Republicans as being too close to Wall Street banks.

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