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


Jan 17, 2013 ... There are 128 lawyers in the House and another 45 in the Senate. Somewhat ... ( The Fix would have bet the "over" on both of those numbers.) ...

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


Jul 1, 2016 ... Latino Members (a record number) serving: 34 in the House, including 1 ...... CongressLawyers” and “114th Congress—MBA Holders.”

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 from pursuing a legal career, while the legal industry, as many ...

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.

113th Congress By the Numbers - Huffington Post


Feb 21, 2013 ... Since the 113 Congress officially opened for business in January, the Congressional Research Service (CRS), a public policy research arm of ...

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


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

Why are so many lawyers politicians? - Marginal REVOLUTION


Jan 23, 2008 ... This helps explain why fewer politicians are lawyers in many other ...... statistic, the in proportionate number of lawyers in congress, is appalling.

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


According to the Congressional Research Service 170 members of the House and 60 Senators ... What is total number of members in the US Congress total number of members in the US Congress? 535 is the total number of members in the ...

Is Congress Too Full of Lawyers? – Political Outcast


Jan 19, 2013 ... Put your cursor on any of the green bars for more information about the lawyers in that particular Congress. Notice how the number of 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.

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


Jan 20, 2016 ... Lawyers once dominated Congress, but they are being “squeezed ... of the increase of lawyers in the United States, both in overall numbers ...

These Newly Elected Members of Congress Come With Law Degrees


Jan 5, 2015 ... At the start of the 114th Congress on Tuesday, the U.S. Capitol will be a little less lawyerly. ... Meet the new lawyers in the 114th Congress.

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 ...