The 7 longest-serving Speakers of the U.S. House of Representatives

President Reagan Meets With Members Of Congress At 815 Am This

The Speaker of the House is second-in-line of succession to the presidency after the Vice President. They are also the lead officer of the House of Representatives. Anyone can be elected to this position, not just members of the House. They are normally the leader of the majority party, but the Speaker is elected by all 435 representatives.



U.S. President Donald Trump (R) and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker (L) deliver a joint statement on trade in the Rose Garden of the White House July 25, 2018 in...

Donald Trump's administration has got the EU all wrong

The EU ambassador to the US David O'Sullivan learnt at George H.W. Bush's funeral last month that the EU had been demoted by the United States from a state to an international organisation, when he was the last to be called out among the 30 foreign envoys invited to the former president's funeral. Brussels described the move as 'amateur.'