Leadership Postitions in State Legislatures

Listed below are the various leadership positions and the number
of persons holding those positions in the state legislatures

 

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Alabama

35 Senators
105 Representatives

Senate

President
President pro tem
Majority leader
Minority leader

House

Speaker
Speaker pro tem
Majority leader
Minority leader

Alaska

20 Senators
40 Representatives

Senate

President
Majority leader
Minority leader

House

Speaker
Majority leader
Majority whip
Minority leader
Minority whip

Arizona

30 Senators
60 Representatives

Senate

President
President pro tem
Majority leader
Majority whip
Minority leader
Assistant minority leader
Minority whip

House

Speaker
Speaker pro tem
Majority leader
Majority whip
Minority leader
Assistant majority leader
Minority whip

Arkansas

35 Senators
100 Representatives

Senate

President
President pro tem

House

Speaker
Speaker pro tem
Majority leader
Minority leader

California

40 Senators
80 Assemblymen

Senate

President
President pro tem
Majority floor leader
Majority whip
Majority caucus chair
Minority floor leader
Minority whip
Minority caucus chair

House

Speaker
Speaker pro tem
Majority floor leader
Majority whip (2)
Majority caucus chair
Minority leader
Assistant minority leader (3)
Minority caucus chair
Minority whip (3)

Colorado

35 Senators
65 Representatives

Senate

President
President pro tem
Majority leader
Assistant majority leader
Majority caucus chair
Minority leader
Assistant minority leader
Minority caucus chair

House

Speaker
Speaker pro tem
Majority leader
Assistant majority leader
Majority caucus chair
Majority whip
Minority leader
Assistant minority leader
Minority caucus chair

Connecticut

36 Senators
151 Representatives

Senate

President
President pro tem
Majority leader
Deputy president pro tem
Deputy majority leader (2)
Majority whip
Deputy majority whip
Chief assistant pro tem (4)
Assistant majority leader (5)
Minority leader
Deputy minority leader
Chief deputy pro tem
Minority whip
Assistant minority leader (4)

House

Speaker
Deputy speaker (2)
Majority leader
Deputy majority leader (5)
Majority whip at large
Assistant majority leader (16)
Minority leader
Deputy minority leader (2)
Deputy minority leader at large
Minority whip (3/4)
Assistant minority leader (7)
Speaker pro tem
Deputy majority whip

Delaware

21 Senators
41 Representatives

Senate

President
President pro tem
Majority leader
Majority whip
Minority leader
Minority whip

House

Speaker
Majority leader
Majority whip
Minority leader
Minority whip

Florida

40 Senators
120 Representatives

Senate

President
President pro tem
Majority leader
Minority leader

House

Speaker
Speaker pro tem
Majority leader
Democratic leader
Democratic leader pro tem
Democratic floor whip (2)
Democratic caucus chair
Democratic caucus vice chair
Democratic message chair

Georgia

56 Senators
180 Representatives

Senate

President
President pro tem
Majority leader
Majority whip
Majority caucus chair
Minority leader
Minority whip
Minority caucus chair

House

Speaker
Speaker pro tem
Majority leader
Majority whip
Majority caucus chair
Majority caucus secretary
Minority leader
Minority whip
Minority caucus chair
Minority caucus vice chair
Minority caucus secretary

Hawaii

25 Senators
51 Representatives

Senate

President
Vice president
Majority leader
Majority floor leader
Majority caucus leader
Majority whip
Minority leader

House

Speaker
Vice speaker
Majority leader
Majority floor leader
Majority whip
Assistant majority floor leader (10)
Minority leader
Minority floor leader
Assistant minority floor leader

Idaho

35 Senators
70 Representatives

Senate

President
President pro tem
Majority leader
Assistant majority leader
Majority caucus chair
Minority leader
Assistant minority leader
Minority caucus chair

House

Speaker
Majority leader
Assistant majority leader
Majority caucus chair
Minority leader
Assistant minority leader
Minority caucus chair

Illinois

59 Senators
118 Representatives

Senate

President
Majority leader
Assistant majority leader (5)
Majority caucus chair
Majority whip
Minority leader
Assistant minority leader (5)
Minority caucus chair
Deputy minority caucus chair
Minority caucus whip (2)

House

Speaker
Majority leader
Deputy majority leader (2)
Assistant majority leader (6)
Majority conference chair
Minority leader
Deputy minority leader (2)
Assistant minority leader (6)
Minority conference chair

Indiana

50 Senators
100 Representatives

Senate

President
President pro tem
Assistant president pro tem
Majority floor leader
Assistant majority floor leader
Majority whip
Assistant majority whip
Majority caucus chair
Assistant majority caucus chair (2)
Minority floor leader
Assistant minority floor leader
Minority whip
Assistant minority whip
Minority caucus chair
Assistant minority caucus chair (2)

House

Speaker
Speaker pro tem
Speaker pro tem emeritis
Deputy speaker pro tem
Majority floor leader
Assistant majority floor leader
Majority caucus chair
Assistant majority caucus chair
Majority whip
Assistant majority whip
Minority floor leader
Assistant minority floor leader
Minority caucus chair
Assistant minority caucus chair
Minority whip

Iowa

50 Senators
100 Representatives

Senate

Democratic President
Republican President
Democratic President pro tem 
Republican President pro tem
Democratic floor leader
Republican floor leader
Democratic Whip
Democratic Assistant leader (4)
Republican Assistant leader (5)

House

Speaker
Speaker pro tem
Majority floor leader
Assistant majority floor leader (4)
Majority whip
Minority floor leader
Assistant minority floor leader (5)

Kansas

40 Senators
125 Representatives

Senate

President
Vice president
Majority leader/caucus chair
Assistant majority leader (2)
Minority leader
Assistant minority leader
Minority whip
Minority caucus chair
Minority policy agenda chair

House

Speaker
Speaker pro tem
Majority leader
Assistant majority floor leader
Majority caucus chair
Minority floor leader
Assistant minority leader
Minority whip
Minority agenda chair
Minority caucus chair

Kentucky

38 Senators
100 Representatives

Senate

President
President pro tem
Majority floor leader
Majority whip
Majority caucus chair
Minority floor leader
Minority whip
Minority caucus chair

House

Speaker
Speaker pro tem
Majority floor leader
Majority whip
Majority caucus chair
Minority floor leader
Minority whip
Minority caucus chair

Louisiana

39 Senators
105 Representatives

Senate

President
President pro tem

House

Speaker
Speaker pro tem

Maine

35 Senators
151 Representatives

Senate

President
Majority leader
Assistant majority leader
Minority leader
Assistant minority leader 

House

Speaker
Majority leader
Assistant majority leader
Minority leader
Assistant minority leader

Maryland

47 Senators
141 Delegates

Senate

President
President pro tem
Majority leader
Deputy majority leader
Assistant deputy majority leader
Majority whip
Deputy majority whip
Assistant deputy majority whip (2)
Minority leader
Minority whip

House

Speaker
Speaker pro tem
Majority leader
Deputy majority leader
Deputy speaker pro tem
Majority whip
Deputy majority whip (13)
Assistant majority floor leader
Minority leader
Minority whip

Massachusetts

40 Senators
160 Representatives

Senate

President
Majority leader
Majority whip
Assistant majority leader
2nd assistant majority leader
Minority leader
1st assistant minority leader
2nd assistant minority leader/whip
3rd assistant minority leader/
assistant whip

House

Speaker
Majority leader
1st assistant majority leader
2nd assistant majority leader
Minority leader
1st assistant minority leader
2nd assistant minority leader
3rd assistant minority leader

Michigan

48 Senators
120 Representatives

Senate

President
President pro tem
Assistant president pro tem
Associate president pro tem
Majority leader
Assistant majority leader
Majority floor leader
Assistant majority floor leader
Majority caucus chair
Assistant majority caucus chair
Majority whip
Assistant majority whip
Democratic leader
Assistant Democratic leader
Democratic floor leader
Assistant Democratic floor leader
Democratic caucus chair
Assistant Democratic caucus chair
Democratic whip
Assistant Democratic whip

House

Speaker
Speaker pro tem
Associate speaker pro tem (2)
Majority floor leader
Assistant majority floor leader (2)
Majority caucus chair
Assistant majority caucus chair
Majority whip
Minority leader
Assistant minority leader
Assistant associate minority leader
Minority floor leader
Assistant minority floor leader
Assistant associate minority floor leader
Minority caucus chair
Minority caucus vice chair
Minority caucus secretary
Minority whip (14)

Minnesota

67 Senators
134 Representatives

Senate

President
Majority leader
Assistant majority leader
Majority whip (4)
Minority leader
Assistant minority leader (5)

House

Speaker
Speaker pro tem (2)
Majority leader
Assistant majority leader (8)
Minority leader
Assistant minority leader (8)

Mississippi

52 Senators
122 Representatives

Senate

President
President pro tem

House

Speaker
Speaker pro tem

Missouri

34 Senators
163 Representatives

Senate

President
President pro tem
Majority floor leader
Assistant majority floor leader
Majority caucus chair
Majority caucus secretary
Minority floor leader
Assistant minority floor leader
Minority caucus chair
Minority caucus secretary
Minority caucus whip

House

Speaker
Speaker pro tem
Majority floor leader
Assistant majority floor leader
Majority whip
Majority caucus chair
Majority caucus secretary
Minority floor leader
Assistant minority leader
Minority whip
Minority caucus chair
Minority caucus secretary

Montana

50 Senators
100 Representatives

Senate

President (1)
President pro tem (1)
Majority leader (1)
Majority whip (2)
Minority leader (1)
Minority whip (2)

House

Speaker (1)
Democratic leader (1)
Republican leader (1)
Democratic floor leader (1)
Republican floor leader (1)
Democratic whip (2)
Republican whip (2)

Nebraska

( 49 Senators)

Senate

President
Speaker

Not applicable-unicameral

Nevada

21 Senators
42 Assemblymen

Senate

President
President pro tem
Majority floor leader
Assistant majority floor leader
Majority whip
Assistant majority whip
Minority floor leader
Assistant minority floor leader
Minority whip

House

Speaker
Speaker pro tem (vacant-deceased)
Majority leader
Assistant majority floor leader
Majority whip
Assistant majority whip
Minority floor leader
Assistant minority floor leader
Minority whip

New Hampshire

24 Senators
400 Representatives

Senate

President
President pro tem
Vice president (3)
Dean of the Senate
Majority leader
Deputy majority leaders
Assistant majority leader (4)
Minority leader
Assistant minority leader
Minority whip
Assistant minority whip

House

Speaker
Deputy Speaker
Majority leader
Assistant majority leader (3)
Majority whip
Assistant majority whip (6)
Republican leader (20)
Minority leader
Deputy minority leader
Senior assistant minority leader Assistant minority leader (7)
Democratic whip
Deputy minority whip
Assistant minority whip

New Jersey

40 Senators
80 Assemblymen

Senate

President
President pro tem
Majority leader
Deputy majority leader
Assistant majority leader (4)
Majority whip
Majority conference leader
Minority leader
Assistant minority leader (2)
Minority leader pro tem
Associate minority leader
Deputy minority leader
Minority whip
 

House

Speaker
Majority leader
Speaker pro temp
Majority conference leader
Deputy speakers (5)
Assistant majority leader (2)
Majority whip
Assistant majority whip (2)
Parliamentarian
Minority leader
Minority conference leader
Minority leader pro tem
Deputy minority leader (2)
Associate minority leader (4)
Minority whip
Deputy minority conference leader
Assistant minority leader (3)
Parliamentarian to minority caucus

New Mexico

42 Senators
70 Representatives

Senate

President
President pro tem
Majority floor leader
Majority whip
Majority caucus chair
Minority floor leader
Minority whip
Minority caucus chair

House

Speaker
Majority floor leader
Majority whip
Majority caucus chair
Minority floor leader
Minority whip
Minority caucus chair

New York

61 Senators
150 Assemblymen

Senate

President
President pro tem/majority leader
Vice president pro tem
Senate finance committee chair
Deputy majority leader (4)
Majority whip
Deputy majority whip
Assistant majority whip
Majority committee chair (2)
Majority conference chair
Majority conference vice chair
Majority conference secretary
Senior assistant majority leader
Assistant majority leader (2)
Minority leader
Deputy minority leader
Minority conference chair
Minority conference vice chair
Minority conference secretary
Assistant minority leader (4)
Minority whip
Assistant minority whip
Deputy minority whip
Minority policy comte chair
Minority program development chair

House

Speaker
Speaker pro tem
Assistant speaker pro tem
Majority leader
Deputy speaker
Assistant speaker
Deputy majority leader
Assistant majority leader
Majority whip
Deputy majority whip
Assistant majority whip
Majority conference chair
Majority conference vice chair
Majority conference secretary
Majority committee chair (5)
Minority leader
Minority leader pro tem
Ranking minority member
Assistant minority leader pro tem
Deputy minority leader
Assistant minority leader (2)
Minority whip
Assistant minority whip
Minority conference chair
Minority conference vice-chair
Minority conference secretary
Minority committee chair (3)
Minority committee vice-chair (3)

North Carolina

50 Senators
120 Representatives

Senate

President
President pro tem
Deputy president pro tem
Majority leader
Majority whip
Minority leader
Minority whip

House

Speaker
Speaker pro tem
Majority leader
Majority whip
Minority leader
Minority whip (2)

North Dakota

49 Senators
98 Representatives

Senate

President
President pro tem
Majority leader
Assistant majority leader
Majority caucus chair
Minority leader
Assistant minority leader
Minority caucus chair

House

Speaker
Majority leader
Assistant majority leader
Majority caucus chair
Minority leader
Assistant minority leader
Minority caucus chair

Ohio

33 Senators
99 Representatives

Senate

President/caucus chair
President pro tem
Assistant president pro tem
Majority whip
Minority leader
Assistant minority leader
Minority whip
Assistant minority whip

House

Speaker
Speaker pro tem
Majority floor leader
Assistant majority floor leader
Majority whip
Assistant majority whip
Minority leader
Assistant minority leader
Minority whip
Assistant minority whip

Oklahoma

48 Senators
101 Representatives

Senate

President
President pro tem
Majority floor leader
Assistant majority floor leader
Majority whip (2)
Majority caucus chair
Minority floor leader

House

Speaker
Speaker pro tem
Majority floor leader
Executive majority leader
Minority leader

Oregon

30 Senators
60 Representatives

Senate

President
President pro tem
Majority leader
Majority whip/asst. majority leader
Minority leader
Assistant minority leader (3)
Minority whip

House

Speaker
Speaker pro tem
Majority leader
Majority whip
Minority leader (2)
Minority whip
Assistant minority leader (5)

Pennsylvania

50 Senators
203 Representatives

Senate

President
President pro tem
Majority floor leader
Majority whip
Majority caucus chair
Majority caucus secretary
Majority caucus administrator
Minority floor leader
Minority whip
Minority caucus chair
Minority caucus secretary
Minority caucus administrator

House

Speaker
Majority leader
Majority whip
Majority caucus chair
Majority approp. chair
Majority caucus secretary
Majority caucus administrator
Minority leader
Minority whip
Minority caucus chair
Minority approp. chair
Minority caucus secretary
Minority caucus administrator

Rhode Island

50 Senators
100 Representatives

Senate

President
President pro tem
Deputy president pro tem
Majority leader
1st deputy majority leader
Senior deputy majority leader
Deputy majority leader (6)
Majority whip
Deputy majority whip
Minority leader
Deputy minority leader (2)

House

Speaker
Deputy speaker
Speaker pro tem
Deputy speaker pro tem
Majority leader
Majority whip
Deputy majority whip
Deputy majority leader (11)
Minority leader
Deputy minority leader (2)

South Carolina

46 Senators
124 Representatives

Senate

President
President pro tem

House

Speaker
Speaker pro tem
Majority leader
Minority leader

South Dakota

35 Senators
70 Representatives

Senate

President
President pro tem
Majority leader
Assistant majority leader
Majority whip (2)
Minority leader
Assistant minority leader
Minority whip (2)

House

Speaker
Speaker pro tem
Majority leader
Assistant majority leader
Majority whip (4)
Minority leader
Assistant minority leader
Minority whip

Tennessee

33 Senators
99 Representatives

Senate

Speaker
Speaker pro tem
Majority leader
Majority caucus chair
Minority leader
Minority caucus chair

House

Speaker
Speaker pro tem
Deputy speaker
Majority leader
Majority caucus chair
Minority leader
Minority caucus chair

Texas

31 Senators
150 Representatives

Senate

President
President pro tem

Speaker
Speaker pro tem
Utah
29 Senators
75 Representatives

Senate

President
Majority leader
Majority whip
Assistant majority whip
Minority leader
Minority whip
Assistant minority whip

House

Speaker
Majority leader
Majority whip
Majority assistant whip
Minority leader
Minority whip
Minority assistant whip
Fourth member

Vermont

30 Senators
150 Representatives

Senate

President
President pro tem
Majority leader
Assistant majority leader
Minority leader
Assistant minority leader

House

Speaker
Majority leader
Assistant majority leader
Minority leader
Assistant minority leader

Virginia

40 Senators
100 Delegates

Senate

President
President pro tem
Majority leader/
Majority caucus chair
Minority leader

House

Speaker
Majority leader
Majority caucus chair
Minority leader
Joint minority caucus chair

Washington

49 Senators
98 Representatives

Senate

President
President pro tem
Vice president pro tem
Majority leader
Majority floor leader
Assistant majority floor leader
Majority whip
Assistant majority whip
Majority caucus chair
Majority caucus vice chair
Minority leader
Minority floor leader
Assistant minority floor leader
Minority whip
Assistant minority whip
Deputy minority leader
Minority caucus chair
Minority caucus vice chair

House

Speaker
Speaker Pro tem
Majority leader
Majority caucus chair
Majority whip
Majority floor leader
Majority caucus vice chair
Majority assistant floor leader
Majority assistant whip (3)
Minority leader
Minority deputy leader
Minority caucus chair
Minority whip
Minority floor leader
Minority caucus vice chair
Minority assistant floor leader (2)
Minority assistant whip (3)

West Virginia

34 Senators
100 Delegates

Senate

President
President pro tem
Majority leader
Majority whip
Minority leader
Minority whip

House

Speaker (1)
Speaker pro tem (1)
Majority leader (1)
Majority whip (1)
Majority assistant whip (5)
Minority leader (1)
Minority whip (1)

Wisconsin

33 Senators
99 Representatives

Senate

President (1)
President pro tem (1)
Majority leader (1)
Assistant majority leader (1)
Majority caucus chair (1)
Minority caucus secretary 1)
Minority leader (1)
Assistant minority leader (1)
Minority caucus chair (1)
Minority caucus secretary (1)

House

Speaker
Speaker pro tem
Majority leader
Assistant majority leader
Majority caucus chair
Majority caucus vice chair
Majority caucus secretary
Majority caucus sergeant
Minority leader
Assistant minority leader
Minority caucus chair
Minority caucus vice chair
Minority caucus secretary
Minority caucus sergeant

Wyoming

30 Senators
60 Representatives

Senate

President
Vice president
Majority floor leader
Minority floor leader
Minority whip

House

Speaker
Speaker pro tem
Majority floor leader
Majority whip
Minority floor leader
Minority whip
Minority caucus leader