Historical US Legislators

Members of the United States Congress, 1789-present

Originator: GovTrack

Biographical information on all Members of Congress since 1789, as well as cross-walks into other databases

(27 columns, 11807 rows)

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Visualization

Compare numbers of male and female US legislators:

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Wolfram Research, "Historical US Legislators" from the Wolfram Data Repository. (2016) https://doi.org/10.24097/wolfram.46931.data

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