Who was just chosen as the new Senate Minority Leader?

  • Chuck Schumer correct

    Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-NY) has represented New York since 1999. He'll replace outgoing Minority Leader Sen. Harry Reid (D-NV), who will retire from the Senate at the end of this year. During his announcement speech Schumer spoke about uniting the Democratic party to serve work for all Americans. Source: USA Today

  • Mitch McConnell
  • Bernie Sanders
  • Keith Ellison
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