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List of current United States Senators - Wikipedia

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There are 100 senators, two from each U.S. state. This is a list of the current members of the United States Senate (114th United States Congress). ..... Lawyer in a law firm · New Hampshire ...

Lawyers no longer dominate Congress; is commercialization of ...

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Jan 20, 2016 ... Lawyers once dominated Congress, but they are being “squeezed out” ... of the century many of the elite lawyers moved from the courtroom to ...

The Slow, Steady Decline of Lawyers in Congress | Fox Business

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Jan 13, 2016 ... Lawyers now make up under 40% of representatives and senators. ... many from pursuing a legal career, while the legal industry, as many ...

What percentage of US congress members are lawyers - Answers.com

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According to the Congressional Research Service 170 members of the House and 60 Senators .... How many members are in the US congress? 535. There are  ...

Meet the new Congress: Younger and more female, it's still mainly ...

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Jan 6, 2015 ... Not exactly a surprise there – very few U.S. senators win that high office as ... about Congress will remain the same: There will still be plenty of lawyers ... as many seasoned politicians were either defeated or discouraged from ...

State of the Congress 2013 — Measure of America: A Program of ...

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The 113<sup>th</sup> Congress is the most diverse group of representatives in history. ... While 0.6 percent of the U.S. adult population are lawyers, 41 percent of the ... All Representatives and Senators earn this amount except for the Speaker of the ...

First Thing We Do, Let's Elect All the Lawyers - The New York Times

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Feb 23, 2012 ... Nearly two of every five United States senators is a lawyer, but the share is ... lawyers peaked at 51 percent in the 92nd Congress, which was in session in ... Today there are also about as many representatives who previously ...

These Newly Elected Members of Congress Come With Law Degrees

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Jan 5, 2015 ... But not by much. Members of Congress holding J.D.s will sit i... ... Meet the new lawyers in the 114th Congress. Mike Sacks, The National Law ...

113th Congress By the Numbers | The Huffington Post

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Feb 21, 2013 ... According to the CQ Roll Call Guide to the New Congress, in the 113th Congress , law is the primary profession of Senators, followed by public ...

Time to Change Congress? | Scholastic.com

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Yet 45 percent of the members of Congress are lawyers. ... Schroeder says, "was that they [the senators] didn't understand Ms. Hill's charges or how she felt." ... " Congress cannot be totally responsive," Williams said, "since it lacks much of the  ...

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By the Numbers: the jobs of the First Congress vs. the 112th Congress

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Feb 16, 2012 ... 26 senators ... *Many Congress members list more than one profession, which is why the totals for professions add up to more than ... I wonder how many lawyers in the first congress and the newest congress were liberals???

Membership of the 114th Congress: A Profile - Federation of ...

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Nov 15, 2016 ... of Senators, 61.0 years. The overwhelming majority of Members of Congress have a college ... Delegates, and 1 Senator) are Asian Americans or Pacific Islanders. Two American Indians ...... features many lists of House Members such as “114th. CongressLawyers” and “114th Congress—MBA Holders.”.

Membership of the 113th Congress: A Profile - U.S. Senate

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Nov 24, 2014 ... The overwhelming majority of Members of Congress have a college ... and 1 Senator) are Asian American or Pacific Islanders. ...... Many have served in the Reserves and the National Guard. ... includes lists such as “Representatives of the 113th CongressLawyers” and “Representatives of the 113th ...