115th United States Congress facts for kids
The 115th United States Congress was the 115th legislative cycle of the United States House of Representatives and the United States Senate. It lasted from January 3, 2017, as a result of the 2016 elections, till January 3, 2019, when the 116th Congress began. In this cycle, both the House and Senate were controlled by Republicans.
President of the Senate
Senate President Pro Tempore
There were 51 Republicans and 47 Democrats, as well as 2 Independents who sided with Democrats.
There were 235 Republicans and just 193 Democrats, plus 7 empty seats.
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