Congressman Jimmy Gomez Named Assistant Whip for the 117th Congress

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, House Majority Whip James E. Clyburn (SC-06) announced that Congressman Jimmy Gomez (CA-34) has been named Assistant Whip of the Democratic Caucus for the 117th Congress. Congressman Gomez also served as Assistant Whip in the 116th legislative session.

“I’m deeply honored to once again serve on Whip Clyburn's team as I begin my second full term representing California's 34th Congressional District," said Congressman Gomez. "With Democrat majorities in both chambers of Congress, our Caucus has a clear mandate to fulfil our promise to uplift working families, tackle this public health crisis, fight climate change, and deliver on our top priorities. I look forward to working with Whip Clyburn again in this leadership role and I’d like to thank him for giving me another opportunity to partner with his team in our shared efforts to act on meaningful legislation to support all Americans."

"I am pleased that Jimmy has chosen to continue serving as Assistant Whip in the 117th Congress," said Whip Clyburn. "He has been an invaluable member of our team and I'm certain he will continue working hard to advance the legislative priorities of the American people."

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