Jan 20, 2016 ... In the mid-19th century, nearly 80 percent of members of Congress were lawyers,
according to the paper (available here). The percentage fell ...
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 113
Jun 10, 2016 ... The overwhelming majority of Members of Congress have a college ..... percent
of House Members and 74% of Senators hold educational degrees beyond a .....
Congress—Lawyers” and “114th Congress—MBA Holders.”
Jan 17, 2013 ... The 113th Congress is in session. But, who are they? Lawyers, mostly. How do
we know? A terrific chart from Businessweek that breaks down ...
Jan 5, 2015 ... But not by much. Members of Congress holding J.D.s will sit i... ... Come With Law
Degrees. Meet the new lawyers in the 114th Congress.
Nov 24, 2014 ... The overwhelming majority of Members of Congress have a college ..... Ninety-
eight percent of the Members of the 113th Congress cite a .... of the 113th
Congress—Lawyers” and “Representatives of the 113th Congress—.
Jan 13, 2016 ... Lawyers now make up under 40% of representatives and senators. ... Doctors
now make up approximately six percent of Congress and skew ...
Feb 16, 2012 ... By the Numbers: the jobs of the First Congress vs. the 112th Congress ... in both
bodies, about 37 percent of the members are lawyers. It makes ...
Feb 23, 2012 ... As you can see, the share of senators who were lawyers peaked at 51 percent in
the 92nd Congress, which was in session in 1971 and 1972.
Feb 21, 2013 ... It's also comforting to know that if any members of the 113 Congress .... report that
98 percent of the Members of the 113th Congress cite a ...