Rep. John Bell Re-Elected NC House Majority Leader | Eastern North Carolina Now

Press Release:

    Raleigh, NC - The NC House Republican Caucus today unanimously re-elected Representative John Bell (R-Wayne) as their House Majority Leader for the 2023-2024 legislative session. He was first elected to the position in 2016.

    "I am very grateful to have the continued support and trust of my Republican colleagues to serve as their Majority Leader," said Rep. Bell. "I am excited to get back to work and help lead our caucus to another successful legislative session that makes North Carolina an even better place to live, work and raise a family."

    The NC House Republican Caucus elected the following leadership positions:

  • Speaker of the House - Rep. Tim Moore (R-Cleveland)
  • Speaker Pro Tempore - Rep. Sarah Stevens (R-Surry)
  • House Majority Leader - Rep. John Bell (R-Wayne)
  • Deputy Majority Leader - Rep. Brenden Jones (R-Columbus)
  • Majority Whip - Rep. Jon Hardister (R-Guilford)
  • Conference Chair - Rep. Jason Saine (R-Lincoln)
  • Joint Caucus Chair - Rep. Harry Warren (R-Rowan)



   Contact: Jimmy Milstead
   Email: Jimmy.Milstead@ncleg.net
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