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There are 535 voting members in the U.S. Congress. Each state elects two senators, while the number of people who represent each state in the U.S. House of Representatives differs based on the state's population. The tot... More »

The Library of Congress provides a full list of current members of U.S. Congress at Congress.gov, as of 2015. The list includes 435 members of the U.S. House of Representatives and 100 members of the U.S. Senate. Ballotp... More »

A Congress member acts a trustee by acting in the best interest of the people he or she represents. A trustee is a person who is legally appointed to manage someone's affairs when that person is physically or mentally un... More »

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The seniority system in Congress grants privileges, such as choice of committee assignments or choice of office, to the members of congress who have served the longest. It is normally seen when deciding who is going to b... More »

The Library of Congress provides a full list of current members of U.S. Congress at Congress.gov, as of 2015. The list includes 435 members of the U.S. House of Representatives and 100 members of the U.S. Senate. Ballotp... More »

BallotPedia lists active members of the U.S. Congress, including the Senate and the House of Representatives, as of 2015. The interactive spreadsheet allows site visitors to organize columns in ascending or descending or... More »

Congress has the power to make new laws, change existing laws, raise and support armed forces, declare war, establish post offices, secure patents and copyrights, collect taxes, regulate commerce, oversee the national bu... More »