House Republican Whip Eric Cantor released the following statement regarding the devastating earthquake in Haiti:
"In the midst of this horrific disaster, our hopes, hearts, and prayers are with the people of Haiti and the aid workers who are working feverishly on the ground to help them.
"We appreciate President Obama's immediate response to this catastrophic tragedy, and stand ready to assist in any way. In this pressing time of need, I know that the good faith and generosity of our citizens will no doubt help. Our Government and the American people are prepared to do all that we can to provide assistance, comfort and resources to the people of Haiti and their families."