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.
Vice President Joe Biden waits to conduct a mock swearing-in ceremony with Sen. Brian Schatz, D-Hawaii, in the Capitol's Old Senate Chamber, December 2, 2014. Schatz was sworn in to serve the remainder of his term since he was appointed to the seat after Sen. Daniel Inouye, D-Hawaii, passed away.