Chief of Party
By Gayatri, Kovida, Caden, and Vianney
Definition and Roles
The president helps members of the same political party get elected into office and will go as far as to campaign for certain individuals. The president can repeatedly campaign for an individual to support their reelection.
Examples of Responsibilities:
Speaking at rallies for a party nominee
Creating commercials for certain individuals
Choosing leading party members to serve in the Cabinet
Traveling to California to speak at a rally for a party nominee to the U.S. Senate
Importance of the role to the President's administration
Difference between Chief of Party and Leader of Party
- Senate Democratic Leader: Harry Reid
- House Democratic Leader: Nancy Pelosi
- Chair of the Democratic National Committee: Debbie Wasserman Schultz
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