Leadership of Congress


Leadership of Congress occasionally rears it’s head in an exam, and is the reasons that you be subjected to the Congressional Leadership Prezi that I have put together next term!

In the mean time, this is a useful article looking at the relationship between Speaker of the HoR John Boehner and new Republican Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (please remember that the new Senate does not take office until Jan 2015). The importance of leadership looks at factors such as control of their party, control of the flow of legislation and timetabling and the appointments that the leadership are able to make and this article explores how these two leaders will now have to work together in the coming two years.