United States House of Representatives

The United States House of Representatives, often referred to as the House of Representatives, the U.S. House, or simply the House, is the lower chamber of the United States... Wikipedia

  • Type:  Lower house of the United States Congress
  • Term limits:  None
  • New session started:  January 03, 2021
  • Speaker:  Nancy Pelosi, (D), Since January 3, 2019
  • Majority Leader:  Steny Hoyer, (D), Since January 3, 2019
  • Minority Leader:  Kevin McCarthy, (R), Since January 3, 2019
  • Majority Whip:  Jim Clyburn, (D), Since January 3, 2019
  • Minority Whip:  Steve Scalise, (R), Since January 3, 2019
  • Seats:  435 voting members, 6 non-voting members, 218 for a majority
  • Political groups:  Majority (221), Democratic (221) Minority (212), Republican (212) Vacant (2), Vacant (2)
  • Length of term:  2 years
  • Voting system:  Plurality voting in 46 states
  • Last election:  November 3, 2020
  • Next election:  November 8, 2022
  • Redistricting:  State legislatures or redistricting commissions, varies by state
  • Data Source:  DuckDuckGo