Congressman Todd Rokita issued the following statement in response to the elections of Rep. Kevin McCarthy as House Minority Leader, Rep. Steve Scalise as Minority Whip, Rep. Liz Cheney as Conference Chairwoman, Rep. Jason Smith as Conference Secretary, and Rep. Gary Palmer as Policy Committee Chairman.:
"I am proud of my friend Kevin McCarthy for being elected Minority Leader for the 116th Congress. I know him and the rest of the leadership team will do a great job fighting for all Americans against Nancy Pelosi and the liberal elites," said Congressman Todd Rokita. "I know everyone elected will continue to fight for strong conservative principles and support President Trump's agenda to make America great again. My friend Jim Jordan ran a strong race, and I know he will continue being strong for America."