How many senators are elected every two years?

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Senators serve terms of six years each; the terms are staggered so that approximately one-third of the seats are up for election every two years (roughly 33 or 34 senators every two years).
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The Senate is elected every 6 years and the Senate is divided into classes so a third is up for election at any one time. Only the House has a 2 year term.
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Senators are elected to a six year term. They are not limited in the number of terms they can serve, as long as they are reelected each time.
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About one-third of the one hundred Senators are elected every two
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Senators have a term of 6 years, so every 2 years about 1/3 of all senators are up for re-election.
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The Senate and the 435-member House of Representatives combine to form the U.S. Congress, the legislative branch of the government responsible for making laws. While the number of House members varies from state to state and is based on population, there is always a fixed number of two Senators in each of the 50 states, regardless of the size of each state.

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