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1 Resident Commissioner
(Vice President votes in case of a tie)
How is a Representative nominated and elected? What is the size of the House of Representatives and how is it determined? How many Representatives does each state have in the House? Find the answers to these questions and more in Member FAQs.
Historical Party Divisions
Lists the political divisions of the House of Representatives from 1789 to present. Included is the total number of Representatives allotted each Congress, as well as the breakdown of Delegates and Members representing all the political parties.
House Press Gallery
In addition to offering current House Floor information, the House Press Gallery also provides demographic information on Members of the House and information about salaries and term limits.
There are currently 70 women serving in the U.S. House of Representatives
and 14 in the U.S. Senate. This site contains the names of all women
who have served or are currently serving in the House of Representatives
with links to the Biographical Directory of the U.S. Congress.
Identify and contact your Representative using the Write
Your Representative feature on the House Web site.