Members of the 111th United States Congress

Presidential candidate; presidential cabinet member and staff member; federal trade commissioner; president of the American Red Cross; national director of education and information for Hospice.

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Pennsylvania women break record, make history in midterm election. George Mitchell served , who is half Lebanese, became the first Middle Eastern American party leader, as he served as Senate Majority Leader from to Spratt, Jr.

The Democrats mock and scorn men who create wealth, like Bush, Cheney and Romney, or who heal the sick, like Frist, or immerse themselves in history, like Newt Gingrich. Ben McAdams: The Green Papers. When you see that 97 percent of the political contributions from the American Trial Lawyers Association go to the Democratic Party, then you may realize why our medical and product costs keep going higher and higher. Keith Ellison started the race as the favorite. Hiram Fong , who served three decades in the Senate from to , is the first and one of only two Chinese American members to have entered Congress.

Members by seniority Dean of the Senate Former U. Eliot Engel of New York, who is expected to become the chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, told Reuters the panel will provide thorough oversight of the administration's dealings abroad, including with Russia, North Korea, and Saudi Arabia.

Honorable mentions go to Georgia and Texas , but they are both more of a dark horse. Now, Rouda hopes to land a spot on the Transportation or Energy committees so he can focus on his main goal: Hope does not come from the mouths of lawyers but from hard work nourished by personal dreams.

List of current members of the United States Congress by wealth

Long won election to Congress in majority-black districts and Hiram Rhodes Revels was appointed as senator from Mississippi then a majority-black state in Patsy Mink served —77 and again from to was the first Asian American woman in Congress.

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October 31, Appointed to fill vacancy caused by death of her husband. Retrieved Read or Share this story: The Lawyers Party sees these sorts of people, who provide goods and services that people want, as the enemies of America.

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In these cases, we assigned party the same way as for regularly appointed attorneys general. Appointed by husband who was governor to fill vacancy caused by death; resigned when successor was appointed.