Tag: House of Representatives

  • Counting the 118th House of Representatives

    Counting the 118th House of Representatives

    Of 435 seats, the top three states populate over a quarter of the House.

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    2020 Census Apportionment Fun

    In celebration of the release of the 2020 Census data, here are some calculations that show different apportionment scenarios.

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    Ryan’s Speakership Demands

    Paul Ryan will likely be the next Speaker of the House, following a scramble to find a replacement once Boehner announced his retirement. But to get to that point, Ryan has demanded that: The whole party support him. Rule changes to make that support somewhat lasting. An arrangement for someone else to do some of…

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    Understanding the Occupation

    Since its inception, the Occupy movement has been ridiculed and drawn sideways dog heads from the establishment. That’s kind of cute, in that it shows exactly how baffled the establishment is, which is exactly why the Occupy movement exists!