As of 2015, 36 of the 435 congressional representatives in the U.S. House of Representatives are from Texas. Of the 36 representatives, 11 belong to the Democratic party while 25 are Republican, including Joe Barton, who... More »

As of 2015, Republican Tom McClintock and Democrat Nancy Pelosi are two of the 53 representatives for the state of California. All the representatives are listed at the official congressional web site, More »

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