Conservative Media Stars And Bloggers Paved The Way For Primary Upset In Virginia
The major Tea Party organizations did not support the candidate who upset the House Majority Whip in the GOP primary. They were not unhappy with Eric Cantor. Several conservative media personalities, along with conservative bloggers who reach millions of conservatives each month successfully backed the unknown professor who trounced Eric Cantor in the primary. They were a more effective weapon in the campaign than the expensive TV ads that Eric Cantor used in his campaign.