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Rep Jeffries Elected House Minority Leader, Becomes First Black Man to Lead Party Caucus

Kenneth Kipruto | BVN Rep. Hakeem Jeffries (Democrat, New York) made history on Wednesday when he was elected as leader of the Democratic Party in the U.S. House of Representatives, the first Black lawmaker to lead a political party’s caucus in either chamber of congress. The 52-year-old congressman, who represents the vast Eighth Congressional District […]