(ANNAPOLIS – July 19, 2018) – To all my political junkies, here is the list of the new leadership in the MD House of Delegates, as announced by Speaker Michael Busch.
Interesting appointment, Baltimore City receives the vacant chairmanship of the powerful Judiciary Committee in the selection of Delegate Luke Clippinger (D-46), while Delegate Kathleen Dumais from Montgomery County, now becomes Majority Leader instead of replacing ousted Judiciary Chairman Joe Vallario. #DMVDailyNews #MrPolitics
The rest of the list is as follows:
— Del. Vanessa Atterbeary (D-Howard County) will become vice chairman of the Judiciary Committee.
— Del. Eric Bromwell (D-Baltimore County) will become the vice chairman of the House Economic Matters Committee.
— Del. Joseline Pena Melnyk (D-Prince George’s, Anne Arundel) will become the vice chairman of the House Health and Government Operations Committee.
— Del. Kris Valderrama (D-Prince George’s) will become the deputy speaker pro tem.
— Del. Keith Haynes (D-Baltimore City) will become the deputy majority leader.
— Del. Eric Luedtke (D-Montgomery) will become chairman of the House Democratic Caucus.
— Del. Jazz Lewis (D-Prince George’s) will become vice chairman of the House Democratic Caucus.
— Del. Darryl Barnes (D-Prince George’s) becomes assistant speaker pro tem.
— Del. Cheryl Glenn (D-Baltimore City) will serve as vice chairman of House Rules and Executive Nominations.
— Del. Michael Jackson (D-Prince George’s) will serve as chairman of the Joint Committee on Cybersecurity, Information Technology and Biotechnology.
–Del. Sandy Rosenberg (D-Baltimore City) is to become chair of the Joint Legislative Ethics Committee.