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Government Assignment  BY: Cristian Rivera Brad Carter  Mike Parras DeAngelo Wilcoxson
Demographics of Congress 111 th  Session 539 current members
 
Congress members who are from Texas <ul><li>We are in 6 th  district </li></ul><ul><li>Joe Barton in 6 th  district </li><...
Congress members from texas <ul><li>Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison (R-TX)  </li></ul><ul><li>4th term Republican from Texas .  ...
Senate Leaders <ul><li>Joseph Biden – President of Senate </li></ul><ul><li>Robert Byrd – President Pro Tempor </li></ul><...
Joe Biden <ul><li>(D-US) </li></ul><ul><li>New Castle Co. Council, 1970-72; US Senate, 1972-2009  </li></ul>
Robert Byrd <ul><li>(D-WV) </li></ul><ul><li>West Virginia </li></ul><ul><li>WV House, 1947-51; WV Senate, 1951-53; US Hou...
Harry Reid <ul><li>(D-NV) </li></ul><ul><li>Nevada </li></ul><ul><li>NV Assembly, 1969-71; NV Lt. Governor, 1971-75; NV Ga...
Richard Durban <ul><li>(D-IL) </li></ul><ul><li>Illinois </li></ul><ul><li>US House, 1983-97 </li></ul><ul><li>Percentage ...
Mitch Mcconnell <ul><li>(R-KY) </li></ul><ul><li>Kentucky </li></ul><ul><li>Jefferson Co. Judge-Executive, 1978-85  </li><...
Jon Kyl <ul><li>(R-AZ) </li></ul><ul><li>Arizona </li></ul><ul><li>US House, 1987-95  </li></ul><ul><li>Percentage in last...
House Leaders <ul><li>Nancy Pelosi – Speaker of the House </li></ul><ul><li>Steny Hoyer – Majority Leader </li></ul><ul><l...
Nancy Pelosi <ul><li>(D-CA) </li></ul><ul><li>California 8 th  district </li></ul><ul><li>No prior elected office </li></u...
Steny Hoyer <ul><li>(D-MD) </li></ul><ul><li>Maryland 5 th  district </li></ul><ul><li>MD Senate, 1967-79  </li></ul><ul><...
James Clyburn <ul><li>(D-SC)  </li></ul><ul><li>South Carolina 6 th  district </li></ul><ul><li>SC Human Affairs Commissio...
John Boehner <ul><li>(R-OH) </li></ul><ul><li>Ohio 8 th  district </li></ul><ul><li>OH House, 1985-91  </li></ul><ul><li>P...
Eric Cantor <ul><li>(R-VA) </li></ul><ul><li>Virginia 7 th  district </li></ul><ul><li>VA Assembly, 1992-2001 </li></ul><u...
Within the next few weeks, lawmakers will likely bring legislation, which would overhaul the nation's healthcare system, t...
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  1. 1. Government Assignment BY: Cristian Rivera Brad Carter Mike Parras DeAngelo Wilcoxson
  2. 2. Demographics of Congress 111 th Session 539 current members
  3. 4. Congress members who are from Texas <ul><li>We are in 6 th district </li></ul><ul><li>Joe Barton in 6 th district </li></ul><ul><li>Elected in 1984 </li></ul><ul><li>Born in Waco Texas </li></ul><ul><li>Oldest standing legislative house committee </li></ul>
  4. 5. Congress members from texas <ul><li>Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison (R-TX) </li></ul><ul><li>4th term Republican from Texas . </li></ul><ul><li>TX House, 1973-77; TX Treasurer, 1991-93 </li></ul><ul><li>Percentage in Last Election: 62% </li></ul><ul><li>We are in the 6 th district </li></ul>
  5. 6. Senate Leaders <ul><li>Joseph Biden – President of Senate </li></ul><ul><li>Robert Byrd – President Pro Tempor </li></ul><ul><li>Harry Reid – Majority Leader </li></ul><ul><li>Richard Durban – Asst. Majority Leader </li></ul><ul><li>Mitch McConnell – Minority Leader </li></ul><ul><li>John Kyl – Asst. Minority Leader </li></ul>
  6. 7. Joe Biden <ul><li>(D-US) </li></ul><ul><li>New Castle Co. Council, 1970-72; US Senate, 1972-2009 </li></ul>
  7. 8. Robert Byrd <ul><li>(D-WV) </li></ul><ul><li>West Virginia </li></ul><ul><li>WV House, 1947-51; WV Senate, 1951-53; US House, 1953-59 </li></ul><ul><li>Percentage in last election: 64% </li></ul>
  8. 9. Harry Reid <ul><li>(D-NV) </li></ul><ul><li>Nevada </li></ul><ul><li>NV Assembly, 1969-71; NV Lt. Governor, 1971-75; NV Gaming Commissioner, 1977-81; US House, 1983-87 </li></ul><ul><li>Percentage in last election: 61% </li></ul>
  9. 10. Richard Durban <ul><li>(D-IL) </li></ul><ul><li>Illinois </li></ul><ul><li>US House, 1983-97 </li></ul><ul><li>Percentage in last election: 68% </li></ul>
  10. 11. Mitch Mcconnell <ul><li>(R-KY) </li></ul><ul><li>Kentucky </li></ul><ul><li>Jefferson Co. Judge-Executive, 1978-85 </li></ul><ul><li>Percentage in last election: 53% </li></ul>
  11. 12. Jon Kyl <ul><li>(R-AZ) </li></ul><ul><li>Arizona </li></ul><ul><li>US House, 1987-95 </li></ul><ul><li>Percentage in last election: 53% </li></ul>
  12. 13. House Leaders <ul><li>Nancy Pelosi – Speaker of the House </li></ul><ul><li>Steny Hoyer – Majority Leader </li></ul><ul><li>James Clyburn – Majority Whip </li></ul><ul><li>John Boehner – Minority Leader </li></ul><ul><li>Eric Cantor – Minority Whip </li></ul>
  13. 14. Nancy Pelosi <ul><li>(D-CA) </li></ul><ul><li>California 8 th district </li></ul><ul><li>No prior elected office </li></ul><ul><li>Percentage in last election: 72% </li></ul>
  14. 15. Steny Hoyer <ul><li>(D-MD) </li></ul><ul><li>Maryland 5 th district </li></ul><ul><li>MD Senate, 1967-79 </li></ul><ul><li>Percentage in last election: 74% </li></ul>
  15. 16. James Clyburn <ul><li>(D-SC) </li></ul><ul><li>South Carolina 6 th district </li></ul><ul><li>SC Human Affairs Commissioner, 1974-92 </li></ul><ul><li>Percentage in last election: 67% </li></ul>
  16. 17. John Boehner <ul><li>(R-OH) </li></ul><ul><li>Ohio 8 th district </li></ul><ul><li>OH House, 1985-91 </li></ul><ul><li>Percentage in last election: 68% </li></ul>
  17. 18. Eric Cantor <ul><li>(R-VA) </li></ul><ul><li>Virginia 7 th district </li></ul><ul><li>VA Assembly, 1992-2001 </li></ul><ul><li>Percentage in last election: 63% </li></ul>
  18. 19. Within the next few weeks, lawmakers will likely bring legislation, which would overhaul the nation's healthcare system, to the floor of both houses of Congress.  As lawmakers begin the challenging task of melding five pieces of rival healthcare reform proposals into one (two bills in the Senate and three in the House), the AANs and CNS continue to make our voice heard in Washington through numerous communications channels to ensure this legislation reflects our views. Senate Foreign Relations (2:30 p.m.): Hearings to examine Al-Qaeda, focusing on Afghanistan
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