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What is the leader of the US House of Representatives called?


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February 05, 2017 1:41AM

The leader of the House of Representatives is called the Speaker of the House. The Speaker is elected by other members of the House and thus typically belongs to the party holding the most seats.

As of January 2011, the Speaker of the House is Republican John Boehner of Ohio.

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February 03, 2017 4:46PM