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111th Congress (2009–2011)

Congressional Profile

Total Membership:

  • 435 Representatives
  • 5 Delegates
  • 1 Resident Comissioner

Party Divisions:*

  • 257 Democrats
  • 178 Republicans
  • 0 Independent

*Party division totals are based on election day results.

Congress Overview

Member Information

  • Official Alphabetial List of Members for the 111th Congress [PDF]
  • Official List of Members by State for the 111th Congress [PDF]
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Committee Information

Leadership & Officers

Speaker of the House:
Nancy Pelosi (D–California)
Majority Leader:
Steny Hoyer (D–Maryland)
Minority Leader:
John Boehner (R–Ohio)
Democratic Whip:
James Clyburn (D–South Carolina)
Republican Whip:
Eric Cantor (R–Virginia)
Democratic Caucus Chairman:
John Larson (D–Connecticut)
Republican Conference Chairman:
Mike Pence (R–Indiana)
Clerk of the House:
Lorraine C. Miller
Chief Administrative Officer:
Daniel P. Beard
Daniel J. Strodel 1
Sergeant at Arms:
Wilson (Bill) Livingood
Chaplain of the House:
Daniel P. Coughlin – Roman Catholic
Parliamentarian:
John V. Sullivan

To view complete lists of individuals who have served in these leadership and official positions since the 1st Congress, visit the People section

Legislative Activities

Roll Call Votes:
111th Congress, (2009)
111th Congress, (2010)
Congressional Record (Congress.gov):
Congressional Record for 111th Congress
Committee Reports (Congress.gov):
Committee Reports for the 111th Congress
Reports to be Made to Congress (GPO):
111th Congress, 2nd Session (House Document No. 111-83) [PDF]
Legislation of the 111th Congress (Congress.gov):
Bill Summary & Status for the 111th Congress
Résumés of Congressional Activity:
Résumés of Congressional Activity for the 111th Congress [PDF]
Public Laws (Congress.gov):
Public Laws 111th Congress
House and Senate Days-In-Session Calendars (Congress.gov):
Days-in-Session Calendars

Discharge Petitions

Number Date Petition to Discharge
No. 0001 March 23, 2009 the Committee on House Administration, and the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform from consideration of the bill (H.R. 581)
No. 0002 March 31, 2009 the Committee on Ways and Means from consideration of the bill (H.R. 735)
No. 0003 May 7, 2009 the Committee on Rules from the consideration of the resolution (H. Res. 359)
No. 0004 July 15, 2009 the Committee on Rules from the consideration of the resolution (H.Res.460)
No. 0005 July 23, 2009 the Committee on Energy and Commerce from the consideration of the bill (H.Res.391)
No. 0006 September 23, 2009 the Committee on Rules from the consideration of the resolution (H.Res.554)
No. 0007 November 18, 2009 the Committee on Armed Services from the consideration of the bill (H.R.2294)
No. 0008 December 2, 2009 the Committee on Natural Resources from the consideration of the bill (H.R.3105)
No. 0009 January 13, 2010 the Committee on Rules from the consideration of the resolution (H.Res.847)
No. 0010 March 15, 2010 the Committee on Armed Services from the consideration of the bill (H.R.775)
No. 0011 June 16, 2010 the Committees on Energy and Commerce, Ways and Means, Education and Labor, the Judiciary, Natural Resources, Rules, House Administration, and Appropriations from the consideration of the bill (H.R.4972)
No. 0012 August 10, 2010 the Committees on Energy and Commerce, Appropriations, Ways and Means, Education and Labor, the Judiciary, Natural Resources, House Administration, and Rules from the consideration of the bill
(H.R.5424)
No. 0013 September, 15, 2010 the Committee on Ways and Means from the consideration of the bill
(H.R.5141)

Footnotes

1Appointed July 18, 2010, to exercise temporarily the duties of Chief Administrative Officer. See, Congressional Record, 111th Cong., 2nd sess., (July 15, 2010): H5656.