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A cool diagram of the 113th Congress - The Washington Post


Jan 17, 2013 ... Who gets elected to Congress? Lawyers mostly. And the ... (The Fix would have bet the "over" on both of those numbers.) There's also one ...

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


Oct 31, 2015 ... Latino Members (a record number) serving: 34 in the House, including 1 ...... CongressLawyers” and “114th Congress—MBA Holders.”

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


Jan 6, 2015 ... With many veteran lawmakers announcing they would not seek ... Four new lawyers were elected to the Senate and 16 were elected to the ...

How many JDs are in Congress? - ABA Journal


Dec 23, 2014 ... The number of federal lawmakers with law degrees will drop slightly when ... The National Law Journal lists four new senators who are lawyers ...

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


The 113<sup>th</sup> Congress is the most diverse group of representatives in history. ... The disproportionate number of men (the world over, women live longer) and ... of the U.S. adult population are lawyers, 41 percent of the 113<sup>th</sup> Congress are.

Is Congress Too Full of Lawyers? – Political Outcast


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.

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


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 ...

What percentage of US congress members are lawyers - Answers


There are 81 Republican lawyers in Congress who list "lawyer" as their profession. There ... What is total number of members in the US Congress total number of ...

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


Jan 13, 2016 ... But as of 2015, less than 40% of Congress is made up of lawyers. ... Many of these doctors expressed that their desire to run was to amend or ...

Lawyers In the U.S. Senate Quiz: The Answers - Law Blog - WSJ


Sep 5, 2007 ... congress ... There are 1,143,358 lawyers in the U.S. as of Dec. ... “Seems to me that having so many lawyers in the Senate is clear evidence ...

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These Newly Elected Members of Congress Come With Law Degrees


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.

Membership of the 113th Congress: A Profile - US Senate


Nov 24, 2014 ... Latino Members (a record number) serving: 33 in the House, including ...... of the 113th CongressLawyers” and “Representatives of the 113th ...

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


Feb 16, 2012 ... *Many Congress members list more than one profession, which is why the ... in both bodies, about 37 percent of the members are lawyers.