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 Characteristics of Members of Congress
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Women, Minorities Join Senate1992
Senate—Birth Dates, Occupations, Religions, Seniority1981
Senate—Birth Dates, Occupations, Religions, Seniority1989
Republicans Hold Senate Majority and Gear Up for Supreme Court Battle2016
Republicans Have a Smaller House Majority That Leans Farther Right2016
Record Number of Blacks, Women Elected1990
Paul Ryan's Fast Track to Power2015
Partisan Jockeying in Advance Of 2008 Election a Constant Theme2007
Old Boys’ Club With New Twists: Demographics Under New Majority2007
October Revolution: Ryan Replaces Boehner as House Speaker2015
Members of the 111th Congress, 2nd Session, Governors, Supreme Court, Executive Branch2010
Inouye, President Pro Tem, Dies at 882012
House—Birth Dates, Occupations, Religions, Seniority1981
House Freedom Caucus Helps Define Tense Power Dynamic in Congress2016
House — Birth Dates, Occupations, Religions, Seniority1989
Election Sidelights: Political Gambles, Average Ages, Record Vote1962
Election Sidelights1964
Election Sidelights1966
Election Sidelights1970
Edward M. Kennedy: Liberal Icon and Legendary Legislator2009
Demographic Details Don't Reflect 112th Congress’ Political Reshaping2011
CQ Election Sidelights1968
Congress Loses Two Party Stalwarts2010
Characteristics of the 99th Congress1985
Characteristics of the 98th Congress1983
Characteristics of the 96th Congress1979
Characteristics of the 93rd Congress, 1st Session1973
Characteristics of the 101st Congress1989
Characteristics of the 100th Congress1987
Characteristics of Members of the 91st Congress1970
Characteristics of Members of the 91st Congress1971
Characteristics of Members of the 90th Congress1967
Characteristics of Members of the 90th Congress1968
Characteristics of Members of the 89th Congress1966
Characteristics of Members of the 89th Congress1965
Characteristics of Members of 95th Congress1977
Characteristics of Members of 94th Congress1975
Characteristics of Congress1993
Characteristics of Congress1997
Characteristics of Congress1991
Characteristics of Congress1995
Byrd, the Quintessential Senator 
Biographies of Newly Elected Senators1960
Biographies of Newly Elected Senators1958
Average Congressman is 53, Methodist and–a Politician1964
Average Congressman is 52, Methodist and–a Politician1963
A Year of Partisanship, Financial Crises and History Made at the Polls2008
A Touch of Gray on Capitol Hill2005
A New Democratic Demographic and Shifting Centers of Power2009
103rd's Hispanic Contingent Largest Ever1992