The following is a partial list of Democratic House Members who support Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (Md.) over Majority Whip James Clyburn (S.C.) to be the party’s Minority Whip in the 112th Congress, according to a source close to Hoyer. Hoyer’s allies have been hesitant to release a full list of supporters while negotiations are in flux.
Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Md., right, hugs Harold Schaitberger, General President of the International Association of Fire Fighters, after the Congressman spoke at the IAFF's Legislative Conference General Session at the Hyatt Regency on Capitol Hill, March 9, 2015. The day featured addresses by members of Congress and Vice President Joe Biden.