STATE HOUSE – First term Sen. Juan M. Pichardo, a democrat from Providence, has been named Senate Deputy Majority Leader on Minority Issues for the 2003-2004 General Assembly session.
In addition to Senator Pichardo’s new title, he also has been appointed to three Senate standing committees including the Senate Finance Committee, Senate Financial Services, Technology and Regulatory Issues Committee, and the Senate Health and Human Services Committee.
“I am pleased and honored to be named Deputy Majority Leader on Minority Issues. I am looking forward to working with the Senate leadership and increasing awareness about important minority issues,” said Senator Pichardo (D-Dist. 2). “In addition, I believe my experience and enthusiasm will be of use in my new Senate committee assignments and I am eager to get to work on behalf of my constituents in Providence.”