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Last night I was tipped off that an immigrant advocate organization was planning on protesting at Eric Cantor's victory party for today's Republican primary in Virginia's 7th Congressional District.  I infiltrated Cantor's "Victory" party with the intention of videoing the protest; needless to say, things did not go as planned.

Instead of videoing a protest, I ended up capturing the shock and dismay of Cantor's supporters as the news of his defeat rolled in inexorably.  Cantor made a hasty concession speech and then fled the hall, literally slamming the door in the face of the press.

Originally posted to The Richmonder on Tue Jun 10, 2014 at 07:46 PM PDT.

Also republished by Virginia Kos.

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