SALT LAKE CITY (ABC4 News) – The Utah House Democratic Caucus elected its new leadership team for the upcoming legislative session Tuesday evening.
- Rep. Brian King, D – District 28, was selected to continue serving as Minority Leader.
- Rep. Carol Spackman Moss, D – District 37, was selected to serve as Minority Whip.
- Rep. Angela Romero, D – District 26, was selected to continue serving as Minority Assistant Whip.
- Rep. Karen Kwan D – District 34, was selected to serve as Minority Caucus Manager.
“I am grateful and honored that our caucus continues to have confidence in my leadership,” said Rep. Brian King. “We have a very cohesive team, and we will continue speaking up for hardworking Utahns. I look forward to working closely with both my Democratic and Republican colleagues on tackling the challenges facing Utah and ensuring that all Utahns have opportunities to succeed and thrive.”
King was first elected to the Utah State House in 2008. He has practiced law in Salt Lake City for more than 30 years. His district covers the east side of Salt Lake City along with parts of Summit County and Parley’s Canyon. Following the 2014 election, he was first elected to serve as the House Minority Leader.