House Leadership

Jenna Bentley

Speaker Of The House

They are the most powerful leader of the house, he speaks for and represents the house at meetings. John Boehner, a republican, is our current speaker.

Majority Leader

They help plan the party's legislative program. Harry Reid, a republican, is currently filling the spot.

Majority Whip

Their job is to watch and pursuade votes between houses. The current Majority Whip is Kevin McCarthy, a republican.

Minority Leader

Plan the legislative program, with no authority to schedule work in the house. The current Minority leader is Mitch McConnell, a Democrat.

Minority Whip

Pursuades and watches votes, but has no authority to schedule work in the house. The current Minority whip is John Cornyn, a Democrat.