Early Words on House Leadership Elections

Posted: Nov 05, 2008 1:27 PM
This is what's being discussed:

No one is expected to oppose John Boehner for Minority Leader

Eric Cantor is making calls to explore the possibility of challenging Roy Blunt for Minority Whip.

Jeb Hensarling, currently chairman of the Republican Study Committee, will run for conference chair. That will leave an opening for RSC Chairman, typically reserved for one of the most conservative members of the House.