With 40 representatives, the Alaska House is the smallest state legislative lower chamber in the United States.
Montana’s at-large congressional district. Montana is represented in the United States House of Representatives by one at-large congressional district, among the 435 in the United States Congress. The district is the most populous U.S. congressional district, with just over 1 million constituents.
Each state sends two Senators to represent their state in the U.S. Senate. However, in the House of Representatives, a state’s representation is based on its population. For example, smaller states like Vermont and Delaware have one representative while large states like California have 53 representatives .
Лиза Меркауски (Республиканская партия) Дэн Салливан (Республиканская партия)
Members from the State of Alaska
|Alaska’s at-large congressional district|
|114th (2015–2017)||Don Young (R)|
Lisa Murkowski (Republican Party) Dan Sullivan (Republican Party)
Before redistricting, the 2010 Census found that approximately 38% of constituents in New York’s 16th lived at or below the federal poverty line, the highest poverty rate of any congressional district in the nation.
New York’s 13th congressional district is a congressional district for the United States House of Representatives located in New York City, represented by Adriano Espaillat. The district is the smallest congressional district by area in the U.S.
The Constitution requires that Members of the House be at least 25 years old, have been a U.S. citizen for at least seven years, and live in the state they represent (though not necessarily the same district).
Sen. Kelly Loeffler (R-Georgia), with a net worth of $500 million, is the wealthiest member of Congress.
The House has several powers assigned exclusively to it, including the power to initiate revenue bills, impeach federal officials, and elect the President in the case of an electoral college tie. The Senate has the sole power to confirm those of the President’s appointments that require consent, and to ratify treaties.
The Constitution sets three qualifications for service in the U.S. Senate: age (at least thirty years of age); U.S. citizenship (at least nine years); and residency in the state a senator represents at time of election.
Alaska state lawmakers earn an average of $80,000 a year, with some pocketing more than $90,000. In addition to salaries of about $50,400 a year, lawmakers also earn more than $200 a day in per diem to cover their Juneau living expenses, plus up to $20,000 a year for office expenses.
About Don. Congressman Don Young was re-elected to the 116th Congress in 2018 to serve his 24rd term as Alaska’s only Representative to the United States House of Representatives.
Ketchikan, Territory of Alaska, U.S. Lisa Ann Murkowski (/mɜːrˈkaʊskiː/; born May 22, 1957) is an American politician serving as the senior United States Senator from Alaska, having held that seat since 2002.