Congress Profiles

Choose which Congress to display:

115th Congress (2017–2019)

Congressional Profile

Total Membership:

  • 435 Representatives
  • 5 Delegates
  • 1 Resident Commissioner

Party Divisions:*

  • 194 Democrats
  • 241 Republicans

*Party division totals are based on election day results.

House Chamber/tiles/non-collection/C/Chamber_PA2015_06_0082.xml Collection of the U.S. House of Representatives The House Chamber was remodeled in 1950 and updated with electronic voting in 1972.

Congress Overview

Member Information

Learn more about the People of the People's House

Committee Information

Leadership & Officers

Speaker of the House:
Paul D. Ryan (R–WI)
Majority Leader:
Kevin McCarthy (R–CA)
Minority Leader:
Nancy Pelosi (D–CA)
Democratic Whip:
Steny Hoyer (D–MD)
Republican Whip:
Steve Scalise (R–LA)

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
115th Congress, (2017)
115th Congress, (2018)
House Journal (GPO)
Journal of the House of Representatives
Congressional Record (Congress.gov)
Congressional Record for the 115th Congress
Committee Reports (Congress.gov)
Committee Reports for the 115th Congress
Reports to the be Made to Congress (GPO)
House Calendar
[PDF]

Discharge Petitions

Number Date Petition to Discharge
No. 0001 April 5, 2017 the Committees on Ways and Means and Oversight and Government Reform from the consideration of the bill (H.R. 305) entitled, a bill to amend the Ethics in Government Act of 1978 to require the disclosure of certain tax returns by Presidents and certain candidates for the office of the President, and for other purposes, which was referred to said committees January 5, 2017 (H.R. 305)
No. 0002 May 17, 2017 the Committee on Foreign Affairs from the consideration of the bill (H.R. 356) entitled, a bill to establish the National Commission on Foreign Interference in the 2016 Election, which was referred to said committee January 6, 2017 (H.R. 356)
No. 0003 August 11, 2017 the Committee on Rules from the consideration of the resolution (H.Res. 458) entitled, a resolution providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 1436) to provide for reconciliation pursuant to title II of the concurrent resolution on the budget for fiscal year 2017, which was referred to said committee July 19, 2017 (H.Res. 458)
No. 0004 September 5, 2017 the Committee on the Judiciary from the consideration of the bill (H.R. 496) entitled, a bill to provide provisional protected presence to qualified individuals who came to the United States as children, which was referred to said committee January 12, 2017 (H.R. 496)
No. 0005 September 25, 2017 the Committee on Rules from the consideration of the resolution (H.Res. 508) entitled, a resolution providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 1084) to address slow economic growth and spur investment and development in underserved communities across America, which was referred to said committee September 7, 2017 (H.Res. 508)
No. 0006 February 26, 2018 the Committee on the Judiciary from the consideration of the bill (H.R. 4240) entitled, a bill to protect Second Amendment rights, ensure that all individuals who should be prohibited from buying a firearm are listed in the National Instant Criminal Background Check System, and provide a responsible and consistent background check process, which was referred to said committee November 3, 2017 (H.R. 4240)
No. 0007 February 27, 2018 the Committee on the Judiciary from the consideration of the bill (H.R. 3464) entitled, a bill to prohibit firearms dealers from selling a firearm prior to the completion of a background check, which was referred to said committee July 27, 2017 (H.R. 3464)
No. 0008 March 21, 2018 the Committee on the Judiciary from the consideration of the bill (H.R. 4669) entitled, a bill to ensure independent investigations by allowing judicial review of the removal of a special counsel, and for other purposes, which was referred to said committee December 18, 2017 (H.R. 4669)
No. 0009 March 22, 2018 the Committee on the Judiciary from the consideration of the bill (H.R. 3654) entitled, a bill to limit the removal of a special counsel, and for other purposes, which was referred to said committee August 15, 2017 (H.R. 3654)
No. 0010 May 9, 2018 the Committee on Rules from the consideration of the resolution (H.Res. 774) entitled, a resolution providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 4760) to amend the immigration laws and the homeland security laws, and for other purposes, which was referred to said committee March 13, 2018 (H.Res. 774)
No. 0011 May 17, 2018 the Committee on Rules from the consideration of the resolution (H.Res. 873) entitled, a resolution providing for consideration of the joint resolution (H.J. Res. 129) providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Federal Communications Commission relating to “Restoring Internet Freedom”, which was referred to said committee May 7, 2018 (H.Res. 873)