Congresswoman Beatty Named Congressional Black Caucus Vice-Chair

Congressional Black Caucus will be largest, most powerful sitting House Caucus in the 116th Congress

U.S. Congresswoman Joyce Beatty (OH-03) was elected by the 55 members of the Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) as vice-chair. In reaction to being named second in command of the CBC, Beatty issued the following statement:

“I am honored to be elected by my peers as vice-chair of the Congressional Black Caucus. As the ‘Conscience of Congress’—and the largest, most powerful House Caucus—the Congressional Black Caucus will work to ensure that all Americans are heard and represented. I look forward to helping lead the Congressional Black Caucus in the 116th Congress as we undertake our new majority mandate to lead the nation.”