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 » Government & Politics US Government Branches of Government

The number of representatives from each state in the House of Representatives varies based upon the state's population, with a total of 435 members, as of 2015. The U.S. Constitution sets the number of senators from each... More »

To locate U.S. Congress members by ZIP code, go to the House of Representatives' website at, go to Find Your Representative, and type in a ZIP code. Click Go, and the name of the representative within that ... More » Government & Politics Public Records

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, 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 » Government & Politics US Government Branches of Government

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 »

The powers denied to Congress are enumerated in Article 1, Section 9 of the Constitution of the United States. A key provision necessary for passing the original Constitution was a compromise between the free and slave s... More »