[co-authors: Christina Haley, Senior Policy Advisor, Alex Monié,
Policy Advisor, and Rachel Robinson, Public Policy Specialist]
As the new 117th Congress assumes office in January 2021, key leaders within each party and committees in both chambers are poised to shift. Several members have already announced their intentions to seek higher positions within their respective caucuses, and retirements and term limits have created vacancies for leadership positions on multiple committees. While the unpredictable outcome of Election Day could alter these decisions, possible or likely candidates for these crucial roles are detailed here.
117th Congress: Potential Leadership, Caucus and Committee Positions