What Does The House Majority Leader Do? | 30 STK | NBC News

while Speaker the house holds the most

power within the house representatives

the role of Majority Leader is extremely

important their most important function

they control the House floor they decide

what type of legislation can go on the

House floor and come up for a vote they

also control how much power the minority

party will have in terms of what type of

legislation they can introduce to the

debate perhaps the most important

function of Majority Leader for members

of Congress they control the house

calendar so they can decide when members

have to come home from their districts

and come to Washington DC and actually

go to work