Caught Eric Cantor (R-VA) on NPR this morning, talking about his vision for America (2:20 in).

“50% of beneficiaries under the Social Security program use those moneys as their sole source of income. So we’ve got to protect today’s seniors. But for the rest of us? Listen, we’re going to have to come to grips with the fact that these programs cannot exist if we want America to be what we want America to be.

These are not the kind of people to be striking Grand Bargains with.