Who is Serving in the United States Congress?


Maurice Ray (Editor)

Series: Congressional Policies, Practices and Procedures
BISAC: POL006000

This book presents a profile of the membership of the 115th Congress (2017-2018) as of October 1, 2018. Statistical information is included on selected characteristics of Members, including data on party affiliation, average age, occupation, education, length of congressional service, religious affiliation, gender, ethnicity, foreign births, and military service.
(Imprint: SNOVA)

Table of Contents

Table of Contents


Chapter 1. Membership of the 115th Congress: A Profile (12)
Jennifer E. Manning

Chapter 2. Women in Congress, 1917-2018: Service Dates and Committee Assignments by Member, and Lists by State and Congress (109)
Jennifer E. Manning and Ida A. Brudnick

Chapter 3. Women in Congress: Statistics and Brief Overview (24)
Jennifer E. Manning and Ida A. Brudnick

Chapter 4. African American Members of the United States Congress: 1870-2018 (55)
Ida A. Brudnick and Jennifer E. Manning

Chapter 5. U.S. Senate Vacancies: Contemporary Developments and Perspectives (21)
Thomas H. Neale


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