Who Is the Current Senate Majority Leader?

Who Is the Current Senate Majority Leader?

Who Is the Current Senate Majority Leader?

As of April 2014, Nevada Democrat Harry Reid is the U.S. Senate majority leader. The U.S. Senate minority leader is Republican Mitch McConnell of Kentucky.

Reid was first elected to the U.S. Senate in 1986 and then re-elected in 1992, 1998, 2004 and 2010. His leadership team includes Patrick Leahy (president pro tempore), Dick Durbin (assistant majority leader), Charles E. Schumer (vice chair of the conference and chair of the Senate Democratic Policy and Communications Center), Patty Murray (secretary of the conference), Debbie Stabenow (vice chair of the Senate Democratic Policy and Communications Center) and Mark Begich (chair of Steering and Outreach Committee).