In a meeting this evening, Rep. Bobby Moak (D - Bogue Chitto) was chosen to be the House Democratic Caucus Leader. Rep. Bryant Clark (D - Pickens) has been chosen as Deputy Leader.
Moak was the leading candidate to become Speaker had Democrats held the House. Clark is a fast-rising star within the Democratic Party, having first been elected to the House in 2003. Clark served this past term as the Vice-Chair of the Rules committee.