Becerra, the chairman of the
"No leader comes better tested in the halls of Congress and in the foreign capitals of today's international hot spots," Becerra said in a statement to the Los Angeles Times. "As president, Hillary Clinton would make sure that our kids can go to college without facing a lifetime of debt, that every American is rewarded for working hard and growing our economy, and that we fix our broken immigration system."
Becerra endorsed then-Sen.
Becerra announced last week that he would run for reelection rather than seek the U.S. Senate seat being given up by Barbara Boxer. Term-limited in his current position as the fourth-ranking House Democrat, Becerra has said he probably would seek a higher leadership position should either of the three Democrats above him step down.
Clinton has already earned the support of dozens of House Democrats but only one from a party member higher in the leadership ranks: Minority Whip Steny Hoyer of Maryland. House Minority Leader
In July, Rep.
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