Party leaders and whips of the United States House of Representatives, also known as floor When her predecessor, Dick Gephardt, D-MO, became minority leader in the th House, he had been in the House for almost 20 years, had.
In part due to the visibility gained from his presidential bid, Gephardt was elected majority leader by his House.
Majority Leaders of the House ( to present) identifiable party office” in , according to Randall B. Ripley in his study Party Leaders in the House of Representatives. . th (–), ARMEY, Richard Keith, Republican, TX.