Shaws Powerpoint

346 views

Published on

0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total views
346
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
2
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
3
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Shaws Powerpoint

  1. 1. Congress Demographics
  2. 2. Age of Congress
  3. 3. Gender of Congress
  4. 4. Marital Status of Congress
  5. 5. Top Religions of Congress
  6. 6. Race of Congress
  7. 7. Division of Congress
  8. 10. <ul><li>Yr. elected 1987 </li></ul><ul><li>12th term Democrat from California 8th District. </li></ul><ul><li>Prev. Occupation: Public Relations Consultant </li></ul><ul><li>Prev. Political Exp.: no prior elected office </li></ul><ul><li>Birthdate: 03/26/1940 </li></ul><ul><li>Religion: Catholic </li></ul>Rep. Nancy Pelosi (D-CA 8th District) Speaker of the House
  9. 11. Rep. Steny Hoyer (D-MD 5th District) <ul><li>Yr. elected: 2006 </li></ul><ul><li>15th term Democrat from Maryland 5th District. </li></ul><ul><li>Yr. reelected: 2008 </li></ul><ul><li>Prev. Occupation: Attorney </li></ul><ul><li>Prev. Political Exp.: MD Senate, 1967-79 </li></ul><ul><li>Birthdate: 06/14/1939 </li></ul><ul><li>Religion: Baptist </li></ul>Majority Leader
  10. 12. Rep. John Boehner (R-OH 8th District) <ul><li>Yr. elected: 1988 </li></ul><ul><li>10th term Republican from Ohio 8th District </li></ul><ul><li>Yr. reelected: 2008 </li></ul><ul><li>Prev. Occupation: Businessman </li></ul><ul><li>Prev. Political Exp.: OH House, 1985-91 </li></ul><ul><li>Birthdate: 11/17/1949 </li></ul><ul><li>Religion: Catholic </li></ul>Minority Leader
  11. 13. <ul><li>Yr. elected: 1993 </li></ul><ul><li>9th term Democrat from South Carolina 6th District. </li></ul><ul><li>Yr. reelected: 2002, 2006 </li></ul><ul><li>Prev. Occupation: Educator </li></ul><ul><li>Prev. Political Exp.: SC Human Affairs Commissioner, 1974-92 </li></ul><ul><li>Religion: African Methodist Episcopal </li></ul><ul><li>Birthdate: 07/21/1940 </li></ul>Rep. James Clyburn (D-SC 6th District) Majority whip
  12. 14. <ul><li>Yr. elected: 2000 </li></ul><ul><li>5th term Republican from Virginia 7th District. </li></ul><ul><li>Yr. reelected: 2008 </li></ul><ul><li>Prev. Occupation: Attorney </li></ul><ul><li>Prev. Political Exp.: VA Assembly, 1992-2001 </li></ul><ul><li>Birthdate: 06/06/1963 </li></ul><ul><li>Religion: Jewish </li></ul>Rep. Eric Cantor (R-VA 7th District) Minority Whip
  13. 15. Senate Leaders <ul><li>Info:: </li></ul>
  14. 16. President pro-tempre: Robert C. Boyd <ul><li>1951-53 </li></ul><ul><li>9 terms </li></ul><ul><li>Re-elected 1951 &1953 </li></ul><ul><li>Previous occupation: attorney </li></ul><ul><li>Lives: North Wilkesboro, NC </li></ul><ul><li>Religion: Baptist </li></ul>
  15. 17. Majority Leader: Harry Reid <ul><li>1969- 71 </li></ul><ul><li>4 terms </li></ul><ul><li>Re-elected 1971& 1977 </li></ul><ul><li>Previous occupation: attorney </li></ul><ul><li>Lives: searchlight, NV </li></ul><ul><li>Religion: Mormon </li></ul>
  16. 18. Minority Leader: Mitch McConnell <ul><li>1978- 1985 </li></ul><ul><li>5 terms </li></ul><ul><li>Not re-elected </li></ul><ul><li>Attorney and congressional aide </li></ul><ul><li>Sheffield, Al </li></ul><ul><li>Baptist </li></ul>
  17. 19. Majority whip: Robert Durbin <ul><li>1983- 97 </li></ul><ul><li>3 terms </li></ul><ul><li>not re-elected </li></ul><ul><li>Attorney </li></ul><ul><li>East st. lous, IL </li></ul><ul><li>Catholic </li></ul>
  18. 20. Minority Whip: Jon Kyl <ul><li>1987-95 </li></ul><ul><li>3 terms </li></ul><ul><li>Re-elected : 1987 </li></ul><ul><li>Attorney </li></ul><ul><li>Oakland, NE </li></ul><ul><li>Religion: Presbyterian </li></ul>

×