Senator Marcus Chosen as Democratic Freshman Leader for 2019-2020 General Assembly Session
This week, State Senator Natasha R. Marcus was unanimously elected by her Freshman Senate Democratic colleagues to serve as the Freshman Leader for the 2019-2020 General Assembly Session. The new General Assembly session began on January 9.
“As we begin our roles in the North Carolina Senate this week, I am honored that my peers have chosen me to lead the seven new members of our Democratic Caucus. We appreciate that our leaders values our new energy and ideas enough to create a place on the leadership team for our fresh voices. The Democratic Party is the party of progress, the 2018 Election was a game-changer in North Carolina, and I look forward to being part of the team that will make sure we continue on the path toward progress in our State.”
Marcus is one of seven Freshman Democratic Senators. The freshman make up two-thirds of the Senate Democratic Caucus. Senator Marcus is serving her first term representing Mecklenburg County.