Former Redlands mayor Pete Aguilar elected House Democratic Caucus chairman

Rep. Pete Aguilar, D-San Bernardino, is now the third highest-ranking Democrat in the House of Representatives. On Wednesday, Nov. 30, House Democr...

December 1, 2022
6:08 AM

Rep. Pete Aguilar, D-San Bernardino, is now the third highest-ranking Democrat in the House of Representatives. On Wednesday, Nov. 30, House Democrats selected Aguilar as House Democratic Caucus chairman, alongside Rep. Hakeem Jeffries, D-New York, who will be the new minority leader, and Rep. Katherine Clark, D-Massachusetts, as Democratic whip. 'I'm grateful to my colleagues for the faith they've placed in me and for the opportunity to continue our work putting people over politics,' Aguilar said in a statement released by his office.

Beau Yarbrough