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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Party_leaders_of_the_United_States_Senate

The Senate Majority and Minority Leaders are two United States Senators and members of the ... The Assistant Majority and Minority Leaders of the United States Senate (commonly called Senate Majority and Minority ... the most senior ( longest-serving) Senator in the majority party—actually presides over the Senate on a ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Seniority_in_the_United_States_Senate

Seniority in the United States Senate is valuable as it confers a number of benefits and is based on length of continuous service, with ties broken by a series of factors. Customarily, the terms "senior senator" and "junior senator" are used to ... In addition, by custom, senior senators from the president's party control federal ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/United_States_Senate

The United States Senate is the upper chamber of the United States Congress, which along .... The age and citizenship qualifications for senators are more stringent than those for .... The next-largest party is known as the minority party. .... A "hold" is placed when the leader's office is notified that a senator intends to object to ...

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

The majority leader has the right to be called upon first if several senators are ... of the party conference and the chairs of the most powerful standing committees.

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

The majority leader has the right to be called upon first if several senators are ... of the party conference and the chairs of the most powerful standing committees.

www.senate.gov/reference/org_chart.htm

The Virtual Reference Desk provides resources about Senate Leadership, committees, and officers. ... Political Party Leaders. Republican Leadership ... Democratic Leader Chairman of the Conference · Schumer ... Senator Chris Van Hollen.

www.senate.gov/history/leader.htm

The position of party floor leaders, or majority leader and minority leader, are not included in the ... Members of each major party convene in private meetings known as party ... Chaired by senators, these committees distribute funds to incumbent ... photographs and illustrations of most former senators, news photographs, ...

www.gop.com/leaders/national

Bob Paduchik most recently served as the Ohio State Director for the ... He was the Campaign Manager for Ohio Senator Rob Portman's successful ... Senate Republican Leader and only the second Kentuckian to lead his party in the Senate.

www.ushistory.org/gov/6b.asp

Leadership in Congress: It's a Party Matter. ... This practice is called gerrymandering. ... role too is largely ceremonial, so the chair is often passed to a junior Senator. ... The majority leader is usually the most influential person in the Senate.