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  • 1.Government Assignment Mrs. Long 8 thblock Kenny Koehler, Christopher Werner, AUSTIN SHEPPARD!!!!!

2. Demographics of Congress: Age

  • 20-29
  • 30-39
  • 40-49
  • 50-59
  • 60-69
  • 70+
  • 1 (about 1%)
  • 21 (about 4%)
  • 83 (about 15%)
  • 189 (about 35%)
  • 171 (about 32%)
  • 74 (about 14%)

Age!!!! Number of people!!!! 3. Demographics of Congress: Gender

  • MALE 446 members (83%)
  • FEMALE 93 members (17%)

4. Demographics of Congress: Marital Status

  • Divorced 25 (5%)
  • Domestic Partner 2 (Less than 1%)
  • Married 460 (85%)
  • Separated 1 (less than 1%)
  • Single 37 (7%)
  • Widowed 14 (3%)

5. Demographics of Congress: Ethnicity

  • Caucasian 461 (86%)
  • American Indian 1 (less than 1%)
  • Asian 8 (1%)
  • Hispanic 25 (5%)
  • Pacific Islander 1 (less than 1%)
  • Vietnamese 1 (less than 1%)
  • African American 42 (8%)

6. Demographics of Congress: Party

  • Republican 217 (40%)
  • Democratic 320 (59%)
  • Independent 2 (less than 1%)

7. Demographics of Congress: Religion

  • Catholic159
  • Baptist60
  • Methodist52
  • Jewish44
  • Presbyterian43
  • Episcopal38

8. Demographics of Congress: Occupational Background

  • 269 members served in state or territorial legislatures
  • 214 members, public service/politics
  • 204 members, law
  • 201 members, business
  • 94 members, education

9. THIS IS THE 111 thCONGRESSIONAL SESSION

  • And there are 539 of these dudes chilling in congress.

10. Two Senators From Texas!!!!!!

  • John Cornyn
  • Kay Bailey Hutchinson

11. House Members From Our District

  • Were in district 6 32 Representatives
  • John Cornyn (Senator)
  • Joe Barton
  • Kay Bailey Hutchinson (Senator)

12. John Cornyn (2 ndterm)

  • Residence: Austin
  • Marital Status: Married (Sandy)
  • Prev. Occupation: Attorney
  • Prev. Political Exp.: Bexar Co. District Judge, 1984-1990; TX Supreme Court, 1991-97; TX Atty. General, 1999-2002
  • Education: BA Trinity University, 1973; JD St. Mary's School of Law, 1977; LLM University of Virginia, 1995
  • Birth date: 02/02/1952
  • Birthplace: Houston, TX
  • Religion: Church of Christ
  • Percentage in Last Election: 55%
  • Major Opponent: Rick Noriega

13. Joe Barton (13 thterm)

  • Residence: Ennis
  • Marital Status: Married (Terri)
  • Prev. Occupation: Engineer
  • Prev. Political Exp.: no prior elected office
  • Education: BS Texas A&M University, 1972; MS Purdue University, 1973
  • Birth date: 09/15/1949
  • Birthplace: Waco, TX
  • Religion: Methodist
  • Percentage in Last Election: 62%
  • Major Opponent: Ludwig Otto

14. Kay Bailey Hutchinson

  • Residence: Dallas
  • Marital Status: Married (Ray)
  • Prev. Occupation: Attorney, Journalist, Bank Executive, Small Business Owner
  • Prev. Political Exp.: TX House, 1973-77; TX Treasurer, 1991-93
  • Education: BA University of Texas, 1964; JD University of Texas, 1967
  • Birth date: 07/22/1943
  • Birthplace: Galveston, TX
  • Religion: Episcopal
  • Percentage in Last Election: 62%
  • Major Opponent: Barbara Ann Radnofsky

15. President of Senate

  • Joe Biden
  • Residence: Wilmington
  • Marital Status: Married (Jill)
  • Prev. Occupation: Attorney
  • Prev. Political Exp.: New Castle Co. Council, 1970-72; US Senate, 1972-2009
  • Education: BA University of Delaware, 1965; JD Syracuse University, 1968
  • Birth date: 11/20/1942
  • Birthplace: Scranton, PA
  • Religion: Catholic

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