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United States Congress


The United States Congress is the bicameral legislature of the federal government of the United States consisting of two chambers: the Senate and the House of Representatives. The Congress meets in ...

How Many Senators And Representatives Are There In Congress?


May 7, 2011 ... The number of Senators per state remains at two and the total number ... The number of members in the House of Representatives is a different ...

How Congress Works | U.S. Congressman Tim Walberg


Members of Congress represent the people of their district in the United States Congress by ... How many people do congressmen and senators represent?

Senators and Members – Parliament of Australia


A senator is a member of the Australian Senate, elected to represent a state or ... laws and public policy, representing the views of the people in their electorate.

2012 - 2020 Federal Representation by People per House Seat ...


Jan 5, 2011 ... "Each state shall appoint, in such Manner as the Legislature thereof may direct, a Number of Electors, equal to the whole Number of Senators ...

How Many Voters Do Senators Represent? - The New Yorker


Jan 5, 2009 ... ... package is important because Republican senators “represent half ... assuming that each senator represents all of the people in his or her ...

ThisNation.com--The U.S. Congress Quick Facts


Senate 100 Members (51 Democrats, 47 Republicans, 2 Independents) ... House and the Senate--are elected to represent the people of the fifty states. ... however, a significant number of voters expect their representatives to not only think like ...

By the Numbers: How well do you know the 114th Congress ...


Jan 25, 2015 ... Since 1789, 12,174 individuals have served in Congress: 10,880 in the House and 1,963 in the Senate. The 114<sup>th</sup> Congress: Republicans vs.

How many people know their senators? - The Boston Globe


Mar 29, 2015 ... 27% know that it takes a two-thirds vote of the House and Senate to override a presidential ... But for too many, the numbers no longer add up.

114th Congress is most diverse ever | Pew Research Center


Jan 12, 2015 ... Almost one-in-five members of the House and Senate are a racial or ethnic minority, making the ... The increasing number of minorities in Congress is due almost entirely to membership ... Do you think all “white” people sh…

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U.S. Senate: Senators


The Constitution prescribes that the Senate be composed of two Senators from each State (therefore, the Senate currently has 100 Members) and that a Senator  ...

Members of the United States Congress - GovTrack.us


Or select a state to list all senators and representatives from that state: ... A senator represents between 1 and 37 million people, depending on their state's ...

Republicans Control the Senate. But Here's Why Democrats Still ...


Nov 5, 2014 ... But based on population, Democrats actually represent more people. Republican senators, while holding enough seats to control the Senate, ...