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There are 100 senators, two from each of the 50 U.S. states. This is a list of the current members of the United States Senate (115th United States Congress). .... California, 3, Kamala Harris Official Attorney General Photo.jpg, Harris ...


Jan 13, 2016 ... New research from Harvard Law School shows that the percentage of lawyers in the U.S. Congress has declined dramatically since the 1960s.


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 ...


Jan 19, 2016 ... Lawyers dominated politics in the 1800s, making up 80 percent of the U.S. Congress at mid-century. In 1890, about 1 out of every 265 lawyers ...


In Congress, however, 90 percent of the lawmakers are male, 89 percent in the House of ... Yet 45 percent of the members of Congress are lawyers. Does this ...


Jan 6, 2015 ... In 2014, voters hated Congress and elected to change it, giving ... In the last Congress, 39 percent of the House members were lawyers, along ...


May 8, 2014 ... It may well be that the Congress has too many lawyers for its .... “want” from their Congressmen or how much they like what they ultimately get.


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.


Jan 9, 2014 ... The Center for Responsive Politics analyzed the personal financial disclosure data from 2012 of the 534 current members of Congress and ...


Dec 5, 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.”