Slingshot: The defeat of Eric Cantor by Bell Meyer Gaddie.
In regard to the Slingshot reading answer the following three questions:
1. The authors believe that Eric cantors defeat resulted from a loss of relationship and proper fit with his district. Explain in detail whether you agree or disagree?
2. The authors note that moderation on the immigration issue and close ties to Wall Street contributed to Eric Cantors defeat. Do you agree? If they were significant factors does this help explain the success of Donald Trump?
3. In Chapter 7 Conclusions the authors list 9 lessons learned from the Cantor defeat. Which are most significant and why?