Fun Fact: When Congress Puts Caps on Membership

Fun facts about congress

While the U.S. Senate is represented by two Senators of each U.S. state, the House of Representatives are represented based on a state’s population. The first congress had only 59 representatives, and grew along with the country’s population. However Congress in 1911 prevented that number from going higher than 435 regardless of population.

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