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Stacey Plaskett Adds Director of Operations

Stacey Plaskett Adds Director of Operations

Lewis H. Myers III has joined the office of Congresswoman Stacey Plaskett (D-VI) as the Director of Operations. He was previously a Scheduler for Congresswoman Norma Torres (D-CA), and prior to that, spent three years in the office of Congresswoman Marcia Fudge (D-OH) as the Director of Operations. Myers has served as Treasurer, Member Coordinator and President of the Congressional Black Associates and is the Founder and Commissioner of the Congressional Golf Association. The double Hampton University graduate, who is also a member of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc., began his career on the Hill as a Special Assistant to Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV)More here. 

Marcia Fudge Considers Challenging Nancy Pelosi for House Speaker

Marcia Fudge Considers Challenging Nancy Pelosi for House Speaker

Jim Acosta and CNN Sue Donald Trump

Jim Acosta and CNN Sue Donald Trump