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Dougandholly 091005142729 Phpapp02 091007141603 Phpapp01

  1. 1. United States Congress <ul><li>BY DOUG STORMS </li></ul><ul><li>And Holly Nicely is a nice girl (: </li></ul>
  2. 2. Demographics of Congress
  3. 3. Age (: 74 >70 171 60-69 83 40-49 21 30-39 1 20-29 Number of Members Category
  4. 4. Gender ): 446 Male 93 Female
  5. 5. Religion 20 Protestant 43 Presbytarian 14 Mormon 52 Methodist 24 Lutheran 44 Jewish 38 Episcopal 26 Christian 60 Baptist 159 Catholic
  6. 6. Marital Status :O 14 Widowed ): 37 Single 1 Separated 460 Married 2 Domestic Partner 25 Divorced
  7. 7. Ethnicity >:] 1 Vietnamese 1 Pacific Islander 25 Hispanic 461 Caucasian 8 Asian 1 American Indian 42 African American
  8. 8. Party <@:] 217 Republican 2 Independent 320 Democrat
  9. 9. Occupational Background :P Occupation Number Other – Such as music, film, sports, media, engineers, scientists, accountants, ministers, and an astronaut. 34 Agriculture 9 Health Care 24 Education 94 Business 201 Law 204 Public Service 218 Role in state Government 336
  10. 10. Texan Senators <ul><li>John Cornyn </li></ul><ul><li>Kay Bailey Hutchinson </li></ul>
  11. 11. Our District <ul><li>We are in district 6 </li></ul>Texas has in total, 32 reps.
  12. 12. House Members from our district <ul><li>Joe Barton </li></ul><ul><li>Assumed office: January 3, 1985 </li></ul><ul><li>Served 25 terms </li></ul><ul><li>Re-Election in 2010 </li></ul><ul><li>Home State: Texas </li></ul>
  13. 13. President of the Senate <ul><li>Joe Biden </li></ul><ul><li>Elected in 1973 </li></ul><ul><li>6 terms served </li></ul><ul><li>Re-Election in 2012 </li></ul><ul><li>Previously an Attorney </li></ul><ul><li>From Delaware </li></ul>
  14. 14. President Pro Tempore <ul><li>Robert Byrd </li></ul><ul><li>Assumed office January 3, 1959 </li></ul><ul><li>Served 11 terms </li></ul><ul><li>Re-Election in 2010 </li></ul><ul><li>From West Virginia </li></ul>
  15. 15. Majority Leader <ul><li>Harry Reid </li></ul><ul><li>Elected in 2007 </li></ul><ul><li>Served 1 Term </li></ul><ul><li>Re-Election 2013 </li></ul><ul><li>Previously worked in the Nevada Assembly, Nevada Lt. Governor, and in the House of Representatives. </li></ul><ul><li>From Nevada </li></ul>
  16. 16. Minority Leader <ul><li>Mitch McConnell </li></ul><ul><li>Elected in 1984 </li></ul><ul><li>Served 4 terms </li></ul><ul><li>Re-Election in 2014 </li></ul><ul><li>Previously an Attorney/Congressional Aide </li></ul><ul><li>From Kentucky </li></ul>
  17. 17. Assistant Majority Leader <ul><li>Richard Durbin </li></ul><ul><li>Elected in January 3, 1997 </li></ul><ul><li>Served 2 Terms </li></ul><ul><li>Re-Election in 2010 </li></ul><ul><li>Used to be an Attorney </li></ul><ul><li>From Illinois </li></ul>
  18. 18. Assistant Minority Leader <ul><li>Jon Kyl </li></ul><ul><li>Elected January 3, 1995 </li></ul><ul><li>Served two terms </li></ul><ul><li>Relection in 2010 </li></ul><ul><li>Previously an Attorney </li></ul><ul><li>From Arizona </li></ul>
  19. 19. House Leaders
  20. 20. Speaker of the House <ul><li>Nancy Pelosi </li></ul><ul><li>Elected January 4, 2007 </li></ul><ul><li>Served 1 term </li></ul><ul><li>Re-Election in 2009 </li></ul><ul><li>Previously a Public Relations Consultant </li></ul><ul><li>Residence in California </li></ul>
  21. 21. Majority Leader <ul><li>Steny Hoyer </li></ul><ul><li>Elected January 3, 2007 </li></ul><ul><li>Served 1 Term </li></ul><ul><li>Reelection in 2009 </li></ul><ul><li>Previously an Attorney </li></ul><ul><li>From New York </li></ul>
  22. 22. Minority Leader <ul><li>John Boehner </li></ul><ul><li>Elected January 4, 2007 </li></ul><ul><li>Served 1 Term </li></ul><ul><li>Re-Election in 2009 </li></ul><ul><li>Previously a Businessman </li></ul><ul><li>From Ohio </li></ul>
  23. 23. Minority Whip

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