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 ...
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 ...
Nov 15, 2016 ... The overwhelming majority of Members of Congress have a college education.
The dominant professions of ...... features many lists of House Members such as “
114th. Congress—Lawyers” and “114th Congress—MBA Holders.”
Yet 45 percent of the members of Congress are lawyers. ... "Congress cannot be
totally responsive," Williams said, "since it lacks much of the information and ...
Jan 6, 2015 ... ... few U.S. senators win that high office as their first one, and many ... In the last
Congress, 39 percent of the House members were lawyers, ...
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
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
Nov 24, 2014 ... The overwhelming majority of Members of Congress have a college ...... Many
have served in the Reserves and the National Guard. ... of the 113th Congress—
Lawyers” and “Representatives of the 113th Congress—.
Feb 23, 2012 ... Nearly two of every five United States senators is a lawyer, but the share ... Today
there are also about as many representatives who previously ...
Jan 19, 2013 ... Chris Wilson believes it's because there are too many lawyers and not enough
farmers, cowboys and military people serving in Congress.