Senate Leaders
Robert Byrd  Pro Tempore <ul><li>Elected – 1959 (Pro tempore since 2007) </li></ul><ul><li>9 terms </li></ul><ul><li>Re-el...
Harry Reid – Majority Leader <ul><li>Elected 1986 </li></ul><ul><li>4 Terms </li></ul><ul><li>Elected 2010 </li></ul><ul><...
Mitch McConnell – Minority Leader <ul><li>3 Terms </li></ul><ul><li>Elected 2007 </li></ul><ul><li>Re-election 2014 </li><...
Dick Durbin – Asst. Majority Leader <ul><li>Elected Jan. 1996, 2007 (Majority Leader) </li></ul><ul><li>2 Terms </li></ul>...
John Kyl – Asst. Minority Leader <ul><li>Elected 1994, 2007 (Majority Leader) </li></ul><ul><li>3 Terms </li></ul><ul><li>...
House Leaders
Nancy Pelosi – Speaker of the House <ul><li>Elected 1957 </li></ul><ul><li>5 Terms </li></ul><ul><li>Re-election – 2010 </...
John Boehner – Minority Leader <ul><li>Elected 2006 </li></ul><ul><li>2 Terms  </li></ul><ul><li>Re-election 2010 </li></u...
James Clyburn – Majority Whip <ul><li>Elected 1993 </li></ul><ul><li>8 Terms </li></ul><ul><li>Re-Election 2010 </li></ul>...
Steny Hoyer – Majority Leader <ul><li>Elected 1966 </li></ul><ul><li>5 Terms </li></ul><ul><li>Re-election 2010 </li></ul>...
Eric Cantor  - Min. Whip <ul><li>Elected 2000 </li></ul><ul><li># of terms 5 </li></ul><ul><li>Re-election 2010 </li></ul>...
 
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Senate leaders

  1. 1. Senate Leaders
  2. 2. Robert Byrd Pro Tempore <ul><li>Elected – 1959 (Pro tempore since 2007) </li></ul><ul><li>9 terms </li></ul><ul><li>Re-election 2012 </li></ul><ul><li>Has gathered about 2.5 billion in money, senior senator </li></ul><ul><li>Senator of Virginia </li></ul>
  3. 3. Harry Reid – Majority Leader <ul><li>Elected 1986 </li></ul><ul><li>4 Terms </li></ul><ul><li>Elected 2010 </li></ul><ul><li>Senator of Nevada </li></ul>
  4. 4. Mitch McConnell – Minority Leader <ul><li>3 Terms </li></ul><ul><li>Elected 2007 </li></ul><ul><li>Re-election 2014 </li></ul><ul><li>Senator of Kentucky </li></ul><ul><li>Protect America Act </li></ul>
  5. 5. Dick Durbin – Asst. Majority Leader <ul><li>Elected Jan. 1996, 2007 (Majority Leader) </li></ul><ul><li>2 Terms </li></ul><ul><li>Re-election – 2014 </li></ul><ul><li>Does help for abortion, aids, and Iraq War </li></ul><ul><li>Senator of Illinois </li></ul>
  6. 6. John Kyl – Asst. Minority Leader <ul><li>Elected 1994, 2007 (Majority Leader) </li></ul><ul><li>3 Terms </li></ul><ul><li>Re-Election – 2012 </li></ul><ul><li>Former house of Rep. </li></ul><ul><li>Senator of Arizona </li></ul><ul><li>Extra info. Works beside John McCain </li></ul>
  7. 7. House Leaders
  8. 8. Nancy Pelosi – Speaker of the House <ul><li>Elected 1957 </li></ul><ul><li>5 Terms </li></ul><ul><li>Re-election – 2010 </li></ul><ul><li>Works on Education, war and Health Care </li></ul><ul><li>Senator of Baltimore Maryland </li></ul>
  9. 9. John Boehner – Minority Leader <ul><li>Elected 2006 </li></ul><ul><li>2 Terms </li></ul><ul><li>Re-election 2010 </li></ul><ul><li>Former majority leader of rep. </li></ul><ul><li>Senator of Ohio </li></ul><ul><li>Extra info. A lot of political issues </li></ul>
  10. 10. James Clyburn – Majority Whip <ul><li>Elected 1993 </li></ul><ul><li>8 Terms </li></ul><ul><li>Re-Election 2010 </li></ul><ul><li>Helps blacks in community </li></ul><ul><li>Senator of South Carolina </li></ul>
  11. 11. Steny Hoyer – Majority Leader <ul><li>Elected 1966 </li></ul><ul><li>5 Terms </li></ul><ul><li>Re-election 2010 </li></ul><ul><li>Problems with Popularity </li></ul><ul><li>Extra info. Will not seek re-election </li></ul>
  12. 12. Eric Cantor - Min. Whip <ul><li>Elected 2000 </li></ul><ul><li># of terms 5 </li></ul><ul><li>Re-election 2010 </li></ul><ul><li>Works mainly for healthcare </li></ul>

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