Congressional Officers. The House of Representatives. Who is the presiding officer of the House of Representatives?. Speaker of the House was Nancy Pelosi, now John Boehner. Who is the #2 officer in the House of Representatives?. There is not one.
Nancy Pelosi, now John Boehner
House Minority Leader
House Minority Whip
The Vice President of the U.S. who has the title of “President of the Senate.”
Robert C. Byrd
Senate Majority Leader
The most important are the committee chairpersons.