www.contactingthecongress.org Find your members of Congress by clicking on your state on the map to the right or filling out the following form: Address Search: Enter your address to determine who represents you in Congress.
www.cnn.com/2015/03/22/politics/barney-frank-gay-congress...... Former Rep. Barney Frank says he believes there are still closeted gay members of Congress -- and he has no problem with them staying that way, as long as they're not hypocrites.
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/United_States_Congress The United States Congress is the bicameral legislature of the federal government of the United States consisting of two houses: the Senate and the House of Representatives.
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Member_of_Congress A Member of Congress (MC) is a person who has been appointed or elected and inducted into some official body called congress, typically to represent a particular constituency in a legislature.
www.boston.com/news/local/massachusetts/2015/03/22/... According to former Massachusetts Rep. Barney Frank, Congress still has closeted gay member and that’s okay with him, unless they vote against gay rights.
www.usconstitution.net/congress.html Members of Congress. The following is a list of the Senators and Representatives of the 112th Congress, as of January 5, 2011. If you see any discrepancies, please let me know. In the "Party" column, the following abbreviations are used: D = Democratic
www.rollcall.com/50richest/the-50-richest-members-of... When McCaul first appeared on Roll Call’s annual survey of the 50 Richest Members of Congress in 2005, he was a wealthy guy, reporting a minimum net worth of about $12 million.
www.senate.gov/general/contact_information/senators_cfm.cfm The Senators page on Statistics & Lists is a great resource for information about current and former Senators. Statistics are available on a variety of topics, including biographical characteristics and Senate service records.
www.usa.gov/Contact/US-Congress.shtml Contact a Member of Congress Who Does Not Represent You. If you want to send a message to an official who does not represent you, you can: Send a message to the Representative or Senator that represents you, and ask his or her office to forward it for you.
www.rollcall.com/50richest/the-50-richest-members-of... McCaul tops Roll Call's list of the 50 Richest Members of Congress for the second year in a row with a reported minimum net worth that broke the $300 million mark.
www.opensecrets.org/politicians/index.php Congress. The House of Representatives has 435 members, the Senate has 100, and OpenSecrets.org has fundraising profiles for all of them. Some of the leaders - and the biggest fundraisers - in Congress are listed below.
www.c-span.org/congress/members/?congress=113&chamber=..... Congressional Chronicle A resource for House and Senate floor proceedings. Access the legislative schedule, a directory of committees and members, bills, votes and statistics about each session of Congress.
usgovinfo.about.com/od/uscongress/ss/Wealthiest-Members... Find out who the wealthiest members of Congress are. Discover how much members of Congress reported in personal wealth. See how much personal wealth increased for members of Congress during the Great Recession.
espn.go.com/.../members-congress-urge-washington-redskins...... WASHINGTON -- Ten members of Congress are urging the Washington Redskins to change their name because it is offensive to many Native Americans.
www.senate.gov/CRSReports/crs-publish.cfm?pid=%270E%2C... Retirement Benefits for Members of Congress Congressional Research Service Summary Prior to 1984, neither federal civil service employees nor Members of Congress paid Social
congressionalaward.org/congressional-members Members of Congress and Congressional Staff. The youth of our nation are positively affected because Members of the United States Congress have made a strong and clear commitment to a program that makes a difference in the lives of young people, The Congressional Award – Congress’ highest ...
congress.indiana.edu/members-congress-questions-and-answers Why do we have 100 Senators and 435 Members of the House? Could these numbers be changed? Which state has the most Representatives in Congress?
www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/the-fix/wp/2015/02/26/... The Internet is a weird place. On Thursday night, a BuzzFeed post of a photo of a dress from Tumblr-- following so far? -- went viral because people can't seem to agree if it's white and gold or blue and black. (The post had more than 11.8 million views as of this posting.) Thankfully, members of
www.bankrate.com/.../taxes/10-richest-members-of-congress Issa is the richest member of Congress, according to The Hill's latest analysis of lawmakers' wealth. Each year, the Capitol Hill newspaper compiles a list of the 50 richest representatives and senators.
www.alternet.org/story/155545/10_dumbest_members_of_congress... The Sunlight Foundation just released the results of a study measuring the scholastic grade level of speeches made by members of Congress. The scale uses the Flesch-Kincaid test and is based on the length of words and sentences used.
https://www.opencongress.org/wiki/Non-voting_members_of... In addition to 435 voting members, the U.S. House features five non-voting seats. These seats are filled by representatives from the District of Columbia, as well as the U.S. territories of American Samoa, Guam, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands.
www.cnn.com/.../gallery/new-members-of-congress/index.html New members of Congress – Mia Love is the first Republican African American woman ever elected in Congress. She will now represent Utah's District 2 in the House.
www.kotatv.com/frank-congress-has-closeted-gay-members/... Former Rep. Barney Frank says he believes there are still closeted gay members of Congress -- and he has no problem with them staying that way, as long as they're not hypocrites. The Massachusetts Democrat's comments came as he discussed his new book...
www.huffingtonpost.com/2015/01/29/congress-paid-leave_n... WASHINGTON -- Continuing a push that began with the president's State of the Union address, Democratic members of Congress put forth a bill earlier this week that would extend six weeks of paid leave to federal workers after the birth of a child.
www.wgr.org/Members_of_Congress Members of Congress. WGR Emeritus Membership status is reserved for women and men who have displayed an exceptional commitment to helping women succeed in the field of government relations, and who have also achieved notable personal success in that endeavor.
thomas.loc.gov/links The Library of Congress THOMAS site provides a collection of resources for current and historic government information including House of Representatives and Senate links; executive, judicial, and legislative resources; and historical documents in American history.
projects.washingtonpost.com/congress/112 About the U.S. Congress Votes Database. The U.S. Congress Votes Database documents every vote and member of the House and Senate since 1991. Data is pulled from several sources, including the House clerk, the U.S. Senate and the Biographical Directory of the U.S. Congress.
www.sparknotes.com/.../congress/section3.rhtml Political Uses of Oversight . Sometimes members of Congress will use oversight for political gain. In the 1990s, for example, Congress held hearings about IRS abuse of taxpayers.
usafmc.org Founded in 1970 to promote improved public understanding of the U.S. Congress and of representative democracy. Articles from former members, event and program information, memorials, publications, and related links.
sports.yahoo.com/news/2-members-congress-write-goodell... WASHINGTON (AP) -- Two members of Congress have asked NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell to clarify whether teams can lose draft picks if they do not properly address domestic violence. In a letter sent Tuesday to Goodell, Sen. Brian Schatz, a Democrat from Hawaii, and Rep. Jackie Speier ...
www.crewsmostcorrupt.org/mostcorrupt/entry/most-corrupt... DOWNLOAD THE REPORT AS A PDF. CREW’s ninth report on congressional corruption names 17 members of Congress—13 members who engaged in serious misconduct and four members whose transgressions brought them a dishonorable mention.