Nancy Pelosi is the Speaker of the House
Steny Hoyer is the Majority Floor Leader
John Boyhner? is the Minority Floor Leader
James Clyburn is the Majority Whip
Erick Cantor is the Minority Whip
What are the roles of the party officers in the house and senate?
They help the president W
Asked in US Constitution
Where are decisions on the house officers actually made?
The decisions about officers in the House of Representatives are made in the party caucus offices. These are usually near the partly leaders' offices. ...
Is the speaker of the house a member of the majority party?
Yes, the speaker of the house is always a member of the current majority party. If this party loses the majority in an election, the new majority party controls the house. ...
The speaker of the house is the leader of what party?
The current Speaker of the House is Republican John Boehner , from Ohio.
Asked in Politics and Government
Who is current speaker of the house and what political party do they belong to?
John Boehner - Republican
Who is the leader of the majority party in the US House of Representatives?
The party leader is called the Speaker of the House. For the opposition party, the leader is called the Minority Leader. For the current individuals in these positions, see the related questions below. ...
Asked in US Congress
What are some of the main officers of each political party in congress and what do these officers do?
This is by no means comprehensive, but here's a start: Majority Leader & assistant -- Chairman of the party caucus. In the house the Leader of the majority party is usually elected Speaker. Whip & assistant - responsible for counting votes before a bill hits the floor & changing minds (arm twisting) of recalcitrant party members to vote the party line. ...
Asked in History of the United States
Who is the current speaker of the US house and what party do they represent?
That would be Nancy Pelosi - Democrat -California.
Is advances from officers a current or long term liabilities?
Advances from officers is a current liability as it is assumed to be return within one fiscal year. ...
Asked in US Presidents, White House
Who is the president of the us house?
The US House of Representatives, which is the lower house of the US Congress, does not have a president. Each party elects its leader and the leader of the majority party is the Speaker of the House and is the presiding officer over House meetings. John Boehner is the current House Speaker and will undoubtedly keep his position in the new Congress since his party, the Republicans, maintained their majority in the 2012 elections. ...
Who is the leader of the house of representatives legislative branch?
The 'leader' of the US House of Representatives is known as the Speaker of the House. The Speaker is elected by the Party (Democrat or Republican) that controls the most seats in the House, known as the majority party. The Speaker is also therefore, the majority leader. The Party with fewer seats in the House than the other Party is known as the minority party, and the minority party elects its own leader, known as the minority leader. The current Speaker and...
What is the political party of the current speaker of the house?
For the 112th Congress (2011-2012), the Speaker of the US House is John Boehner, a Republican representative from Ohio. ...
Asked in Ontario
What are the names of the Ontario provincial parties and the leaders?
As of 2011, the registered political parties in Ontario are: The Ontario Liberal Party Current Leader: Hon. Dalton McGuinty, Premier The Progressive Conservative Party of Ontario Current Leader: Tim Hudak, MPP and the official opposition The New Democratic Party of Ontario Current Leader: Andrea Horwarth, MPP Canadians' Choice Party Current Leader: Bahman Yazdanfar Communist Party of Canada (Ontario) Current Leader: Elizabeth Rowley Family Coalition Party of Ontario Current Leader: Phil Lees Freedom Party of Ontario Current Leader Paul McKeever The Green Party of Ontario Current Leader: Mike Schreiner Northern Ontario Heritage Party Current...
The presiding officers of the house is the speaker of the house?
Yes, however usually the Speaker does not actually preside over debate, but delegates the job to members of their party, who take it in turns to be the Acting Speaker. In the case of Westminster-style democracies where the Speaker has to be party-neutral, the Speaker always presides. ...
Asked in History of England, Canada, History of Canada
What is the name of house of commons party?
The House of Commons is composed of Members of Parliament (MPs) representing the different political parties with the Canadian federal government based from the number of votes each party received during a federal election; as represented by the number of seats a party holds in the House. The House is composed of 308 seats. The current estimated percentages are as follows: Conservatives : 46.4 % (143 seats) Liberals: 25 % (77 seats) Bloc Quebecios: 15.9 % (49 seats) New Democratic Party: 12...
Who is the current minority speaker of the United States house of represenatives?
The Speaker of the House is the highest ranking member of the majority party, currently Paul Ryan. The highest ranking member of the minority party is the Minority Leader, Nancy Pelosi. There is not a minority Speaker of the House. ...
Asked in Politics and Government
The political party out of power is?
It is the party that does not have current ruling power. For example, in the British Government the two parties are the House of Commons and the House of Lords. The House of Commons is the ruling party and the House of Lords is the party out of power. Same thing if you were using the American system as well. Currently, the Liberal party would be the majority party, thus the party in power, and the Republican party would be the...
Asked in Webkinz
What does the house mean on a webkinz party pack?
The Webkinz party packs with a little house on them means that the party will be hosted in a room in your Webkinz house, instead of one of the party rooms that you are brought to if you have a non-house party. For example, if you have a party from a house party pack, your friends will be brought to your house, and you will celebrate the party there. The other party packs bring you to a party room depending on...