Pelosi Announces Appointments to Steering and Policy Committee

San Francisco – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi announced today that she is naming Congressman Eric Swalwell of California Vice-Chair of the Democratic Steering and Policy Committee and appointing Congressman Dan Kildee of Michigan to serve as the newest member of the committee.

“Congressmen Eric Swalwell and Dan Kildee bring fresh, bold, new ideas to our efforts to improve the lives of all Americans,” Leader Pelosi said.  “Eric’s strategic insight in articulating our vision to the American people, informed by his work with young Americans through the Future Forum, is a tremendous asset to this Committee.  In his new role as vice chair, Eric’s voice and vision will help shape how we communicate our agenda with the American people.  On the Steering and Policy Committee, Dan’s remarkable leadership – from facilitating floor messaging to advocating for the working families of America’s cities and economic opportunity – will lead to even greater achievements for all Americans.”

“The Steering Committee embodies the energy, drive, diversity, and strategic vision of all House Democrats.  Under the dynamic leadership of our co-chairs, Congresswomen Rosa DeLauro and Donna Edwards, the Steering and Policy Committee ensures House Democrats stand united for opportunity for all Americans,” Leader Pelosi added.