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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Whip_(politics)

Party whip is the name given to an official of a political party whose task is to ensure party ... For Labor and the Liberals, the chief whip is assisted by two deputy whips. .... along party lines and have whips, as well as majority and minority leaders. ... of Congress, the House of Representatives and Senate, have majority and ...

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They are assisted by the Whips, whose primary purpose is to ensure party discipline in a legislature. They are the party's "enforcers." They offer inducements and ...

www.senate.gov/artandhistory/history/common/briefing/Majority_Minority_Leaders.htm

Chapter 3: Majority and Minority Whips (Assistant Floor Leaders) ... Elected at the beginning of each Congress by members of their respective party conferences ...

corg.indiana.edu/congressional-glossary

The Majority and Minority Leaders are assisted by a team of assistants, also members of Congress, who ...

legal-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/Senate+Majority+Leader

Definition of Senate Majority Leader in the Legal Dictionary - by Free online English ... In addition to its legislative functions, the U.S. Congress is empowered by the ... The majority leader, assisted by a lieutenant known as the majority whip, .... by the majority and minority party leadership, though the majority leader makes ...

www.legis.iowa.gov/docs/resources/gaguide.pdf

Leader, Assistant Majority Leaders, Minority Leader, and Assistant Minority Leaders. The caucus ... The Senate Majority Leader is generally assisted by .... Iowa statute requires that the legislative and congressional districts be established on.

scholarship.richmond.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1188&context=polisci-faculty-publications

The Speaker is assisted by the majority (floor) leader, whip, and conference chair ... the Senate majority leader is to negotiate with the minority leader to develop.

www.britannica.com/topic/majority-floor-leader

The parliamentary leaders of the two main parties are the majority floor leader and the minority floor leader. The floor leaders are assisted by party whips, who ...

www.democraticwhip.gov/about/the-whips-role

Nov 14, 2002 ... Democrats are currently the minority party in the House, so the Whip is involved in planning opposition to the majority. The Democratic Leader appointed the Democratic whip until 1986, since then the caucus has elected the Whip. The Whip is assisted in his or her duties by a large whip organization made ...

www.slideshare.net/ianmirwin/congress-pwpt

Feb 5, 2013 ... Stability and Change – How Congress is Organized to Make .... Assisted by majority – Must work with leader and whips. Minority leader. 14.