Federal Relations

Leadership announced for 112th Congress

Congress completed their leadership elections last week, which will take effect in January at the beginning of the 112th Congress.

In the House

Speaker of the House: John Boehner (R-OH)
Majority Leader: Eric Cantor (R-VA)
Minority Leader: Nancy Pelosi (D-CA)
Majority Whip: Kevin McCarthy (R-CA)
Minority Whip: Steny Hoyer (D-MD)

In the Senate (no changes from current congress)

Majority Leader: Harry Reid (D-NV)
Minority Leader: Mitch McConnell (R-KY)
Majority Whip: Richard Durbin (D-IL)
Minority Whip: Jon Kyl (R-AZ)

Committees

Senate Budget Committee Chairman: Kent Conrad (D-ND)
Ranking Member, House Budget Committee: Chris Van Hollen (D-MD)