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About the U.S. House of Representatives - US Government
The House is the lower of the two legislative bodies in the U.S. government. It has 435 members, with the number of representatives per state dependent upon ...
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House of Representatives Agenda - US Government - About.com
Summary of the daily scheduled activities of the U.S. House of Representatives.
http://usgovinfo.about.com/od/uscongress/a/houseagenda.htm
Code of Conduct - US House of Representatives - US Government
The official code of conduct for member of the U.S. House of Representatives as enforced by the House Ethics Committee.
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About the Speaker of the House of Representatives - US Government
The position of Speaker of the House of Representatives is created in Article I, Section 2, Clause 5 of the U.S. Constitution, which states, "The House of ...
http://usgovinfo.about.com/od/uscongress/a/speaker.htm
Why the House of Representatives Has 435 Members
Find out why there are 435 members of the House of Representatives. Learn about efforts to reduce the size of the U.S. Congress. See how the size of the ...
http://uspolitics.about.com/od/thecongress/a/Why-There-Are-435-Members-Of-The-House-Of-Representatives.htm
How the US House of Representatives Affects the US Economy
The House of Representatives consists of delegates from each state's congressional district. Every ten years, the U.S. Census Bureau counts the population of ...
http://useconomy.about.com/od/governmentagencies/p/US_House.htm
Requirements to be a United States Representative - US Government
The House of Representatives is the lower chamber of Congress, and it currently counts 435 men and women among its members. House members are ...
http://usgovinfo.about.com/od/uscongress/a/reprequire.htm
What If the Presidential Election Is a Tie?
As directed by the 12th Amendment, the 435 -- many of them brand new -- members of the House of Representatives would find as their first official duty the  ...
http://usgovinfo.about.com/od/thepoliticalsystem/a/electiontie.htm
Congressional Profiles - House of Representatives
Profiles of members of the US House of Representatives.
http://uspolitics.about.com/od/usgovernment/tp/Congressional-Profiles.htm
Filling Congressional Vacancies - US Government - About.com
In some cases, the governor will appoint one of the state's current U.S. representatives in the House to fill the vacant Senate seat, thus creating a vacancy in the ...
http://usgovinfo.about.com/library/weekly/blvacancies.htm
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