House Democrats Unsettled About Leadership Next Year


House Democrats Unsettled About Leadership Next Year

House Democratic leaders, who until recently anticipated continuing on in those roles next year, are being circumspect about their futures amid signs rank-and-file members, stunned by the election, are agitating for change.
Last week’s outcome marked the third straight election that Democrats failed to take back the majority in the House. And it stoked new questions about whether fresh blood was needed in the Democrats’ top ranks.
Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn of South Carolina, who has held leadership positions in Congress for the last decade, said the caucus would be making adjustments to improve its structure and …

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