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The United States Congress is the legislature A legislature is an deliberative assembly, assembly with the authority to make laws for a Polity, political entity such as a Sovereign state, country or city. They are often contrasted with the Executive (government), executive and Judiciary, ... of the federal government of the United States The federal government of the United States (U.S. federal government or U.S. government) is the Federation#Federal governments, national government of the United States, a federal republic in North America, composed of 50 U.S. state, states .... It is bicameral Bicameralism is a type of legislature A legislature is a deliberative assembly with the authority In the fields of sociology Sociology is the study of society, human social behaviour, patterns of social relationships, social interac ..., comprising a lower body, the House of Representatives House of Representatives is the name of legislative bodies i ...
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117th United States Congress
The 117th United States Congress is the current meeting of the United States Congress, legislative branch of the United States federal government, composed of the United States Senate, U.S. Senate and the United States House of Representatives, U.S. House of Representatives. It convened in Washington, D.C., on January 3, 2021, during the final weeks of Presidency of Donald Trump, Donald Trump's presidency, and will end on January 3, 2023. It will meet during the first two years of Presidency of Joe Biden, Joe Biden's presidency. The 2020 United States elections, 2020 elections decided Party divisions of United States Congresses, control of both chambers. In the House of Representatives, the Democratic Party (United States), Democratic Party retained their majority (albeit reduced from the 116th United States Congress, 116th Congress). In the Senate, the Republican Party (United States), Republican Party briefly held the majority at the beginning of the term. On January 20, 2021 ...
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