The Speaker of the House is the presiding officer of the United States House of ...
The Constitution does not require that the Speaker be an elected House ...
A Member of Congress is a U.S. Representative, who serves in the House of ...
immediately after the Speaker of the House has been elected and sworn in.
While a speaker does not officially have to be an elected member of Congress,
this has never happened. The Speaker of the House is chosen every midterm ...
The House of Representatives shall chuse their Speaker and other Officers; and
... chosen by the Legislature thereof for six Years; and each Senator shall have ...
Oct 6, 2015 ... The speaker of the House is the leader and presiding officer of the ... Civil War,
House Speaker Nathaniel Banks was elected after 133 rounds.
The Speaker of the United States House of Representatives, commonly ... The
U.S. Constitution authorizes the House to choose their Speaker, who is selected
Oct 29, 2015 ... Rep. Paul Ryan has officially been elected as the 54th speaker of the House after
he got the votes of 236 members by the full House of ...
Jan 3, 2013 ... John Boehner re-elected as Speaker of the House, narrowly avoiding a second
ballot, as 113th Congress is sworn in.
How is a Speaker elected? The processes for electing a Speaker are laid down
in Standing Orders 1, 1A and 1B. The House adopted the current system for ...
The speaker is the principal leader of the House or Assembly. The speaker
typically will: Preside over the ...