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<center>[[United States Congress elections, 2014|'''2014 Congress Elections''']]</center>
 
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* [[United States Senate elections, 2014|'''U.S. Senate''']]
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*[[United States House of Representatives elections, 2014|'''U.S. House''']]
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**[[List of U.S. Congress incumbents not running for re-election in 2014]]
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<center>[[Special elections to the 113th United States Congress (2013-2014)|'''2013-2014 Special Elections''']]</center>
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<center>[[United States Congress elections, 2012|''See also'' '''previous election coverage''']]</center>
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*  [[United States Senate elections, 2012|'''U.S. Senate''']]
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*[[United States House of Representatives elections, 2012|'''U.S. House''']]
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*[[National contested primary average during the 2012 U.S. congressional elections|Contested Primaries Analysis]]
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<h2 style="margin:0 0 0 0; background:#00008B; font-size:120%; font-weight:bold; border:1px solid #a3b0bf; text-align:left; color: white; padding:0.2em 0.4em;">Current Congressional leadership</h2>
<center>[[United States Congress elections, 2014|'''2014 Congress Elections''']]</center>
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***[[List of candidates who won election to U.S. Congress on November 6, 2012|General Election Winners]]
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***[[List of candidates defeated in U.S. Congress elections, 2012|Candidates Defeated in General Election]]
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<h2 style="margin:0; background:#00008B; font-size:120%; font-weight:bold; border:1px solid #a3b0bf; text-align:center; color: white; padding:0.2em 0.4em;">Partisanship</h2><br>
<h2 style="margin:15px 0 0 0; background:#00008B; font-size:120%; font-weight:bold; border:1px solid #a3b0bf; text-align:left; color: white; padding:0.2em 0.4em;">Background</h2>
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Elections

2014 Congress Elections
2013-2014 Special Elections

See also previous election coverage
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Federal news


Congressional news headlines:


Federal Affairs news headlines:


...more news headlines

Recent confirmation votes



John Koskinen Confirmation vote, December 20, 2013
Party Votes for Approveda Votes against Defeatedd Total votes
Democratic Party Democrats 52 0 52
Republican Party Republicans 5 36 41
Independent Independents 2 0 2
Total Votes 59 36 95
Jeh Johnson Confirmation vote, December 16, 2013
Party Votes for Approveda Votes against Defeatedd Total votes
Democratic Party Democrats 53 0 53
Republican Party Republicans 23 16 39
Independent Independents 2 0 2
Total Votes 78 16 94

Current Congressional leadership

Partisanship


Senate Partisan Balance

Party As of August 2014
     Democratic Party 53
     Republican Party 45
     Independent 2
Total 100

House Partisan Balance

Party As of August 2014
     Democratic Party 200
     Republican Party 232
     Vacancy 3
Total 435


About the U.S. Congress

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