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  • 1. The Senates Representatives
  • 2. President of the senate
    • Joseph R. Biden Jr.
    • He was born in Scranton Pennsylvania in 1942
    • Joe was first elected to the senate in 1972
    • He is the 47 th president of the senate
    • He was the sixth youngest senator
    • In 2008 he ended his sixth term
    • He was elected on January 20 th 2009 to start his seventh term
    • He will be up for re-election in November of 2013
    • In 1972 his wife and his one year old daughter died in a car wreck he also has 3 other sons
  • 3. President Pro. Tempore
    • Robert C. Byrd
    • Was born in North Wilkesboro, North Carolina in 1917.
    • He was elected in 2006
    • He has served nine terms and is up for re-election in November 2009. he was first elected in the senate in 1959 and has served the longest in the senate
    • Served governor until 1974 and was also a chairman in Nevada and a U.S Representative
    • He has a wife and two children and two sons in law with 5 living grandchildren.
    • He was a leader in the Klu Klux Klan and since then he thought he should be a leader
  • 4. Majority Leader
    • Harry Reid
    • Born December 2, 1939 in searchlight Nevada
    • Has been the Majority Leader since January 2007
    • he is he 24 th senate majority leader
    • Will be up for re-election in 2010
    • 5 th term in office
    • He has been the minority leader and the governor of Nevada
    • He first assumed office in January 3 rd 1987
    • He has a wife and 5 children and he is a member of the Jesus Christ of Latter day saints
  • 5. Minority leader
    • Mitch McConnell
    • Born on November 18,2008
    • His a senate from Kentucky
    • Was elected on November 18 2008.
    • Six terms in office
    • He was a chairman and majority whip
    • Before he was in the U.S senate he served as a judge executive of Kentucky
    • Married to his second wife Elaine L Chao and proud father of 3 daughters
    • On January 10 th 2009 he became the longest serving senator from Kentucky
  • 6. Assistant Majority Leader
    • Richard Durbin
    • born November 21, 1944 senator from Illinois
    • Elected on January 4, 2007
    • 29 th majority leader
    • Re-election in January 2009
    • Durbin was one of 40 senators who co-sponsored The Darfur Accountability , he also introduced the African Health Capacity Investment Act of 2007 to the Senate, Durbin joined thirty-two other Senators to co-sponsor the Early Treatment for HIV Act of 2007
  • 7. Assistant Minority Leader
    • Jon Kyl
    • He was born on April 25, 1942
    • His home state is Arizona
    • He was elected to the senate in 2007 and will be up for re-election in 2012
    • He has served two terms in office
    • He was a Senate Minority Whip and was a member of the U.S House of Representatives
    • He was the author of 2004 Crime Victims Right Act, he also kept his support for victims right and made a bill for the Federal Rules of criminal procedures, he was also a supporter of unlawful internet gambling enforcement act of 2006
    • He is married to Caryll Collins and has 2 children and 4 grandchildren
    • His father served as a congressman from Iowa
  • 8. The House Represenatives
  • 9. Speaker of the House
    • Nancy Pelosi
    • She was born on march 26, 1940
    • her home state is California
    • She was elected in 2007 and will be up for re-election in 2010
    • She has served 4 terms in the office.
    • She was a house minority whip, was the first woman in U.S history to hold position and was also a minority leader and was the first woman to lead a major party in the house
    • She tried to ban the partial-Birth Abortion Ban Act in 2003, she was against the Secure Fence Act, she also supports reform in marijuana laws, and she spearheaded the fair minimum wage act
    • Her husband Paul is and owner of the California Redwoods professional football team, she has 5 children and 7 grandchildren
  • 10. Minority Leader
    • John Boehner
    • He was born in November 17, 1949
    • his home state is Ohio
    • He was elected in 2007 and will be up for re-election in 2010
    • He has served 3 terms in a office
    • He was a majority leader of the house and also was a member of U.S House of Representatives from Ohio
    • Boehner PAC raised $31,500 from 4 Indian tribes, he voted in favor of Troubled Asset Relief Program. He has advocate for an across the board spending freeze including entitlement
    • He has been married since 1973 and has 2 daughters and lives in Wetherington section of Westchester Township
  • 11. Minority Whip
    • Eric Cantor
    • He was born June 6, 1965
    • His home state is Virginia
    • Eric was elected in 2009
    • He has served one other term
    • He was a U.S House Representative from Virginia
    • Cantor supports strong United states-Israel, he wants U.S. legislation to cut off all U.S taxpayer aid to the Palestinian Authority
    • Eric’s wife is Diana Marcy find, they went on a blind date and then got married in 1989
  • 12. Majority Leader
    • Steny Hoyer
    • Born June 14, 1939 in Maryland
    • Married Judy Pickett, two daughters, 2 granddaughters, 1 grandson, 1 great-grandson
    • Elected in 2007 & up for reelection in 2010 for 3 terms
    • Member of House of Rep (Maryland)
    • Raised nearly $1 million for Congressional candidates in 2007
    • President of the Maryland Senate
  • 13. Majority Whip
    • Jim Clyburn
    • He was born on July 21, 1940
    • Jims home state is South Carolina
    • Clyburn was elected in 2007 and will be up for re-election in 2010 and served 2 terms.
    • He was the U.S house representative from South Carolina
    • He was the second African American and first South Carolinian to hold the position
    • He introduced the access for All-Americans Act in 2009
    • He is married to his wife Almeta.