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The Sixty-ninth United States Congress was a meeting of the legislative branch of the United States federal government, consisting of the United States Senate and the United States House of Representatives. It met in Washington, D.C.marker from March 4, 1925 to March 4, 1927, during the third and fourth years of Calvin Coolidge's presidency. The apportionment of seats in the House of Representatives was based on the Fourteenth Census of the United States in 1920. Both chambers had a Republican majority.

Major events

The special session of the Senate was called by President Coolidge on February 14, 1925.
  • Impeachment of Judge George W. English — On April 1, 1926, the House of Representatives impeached Judge George W. English of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Illinois. Both Houses adjourned on July 3, 1926, with the Senate scheduled to reconvene on November 10, 1926 as a Court of Impeachment. English resigned before the impeachment trial began. The Senate met as planned on November 10, 1926 to adjourn the court of impeachment sine die. On December 13, 1926 the Senate, acting on advice from the House managers of the impeachment, formally dismissed all charges against Judge English.


Major legislation



Party summary

Senate composition, by party
The count below identifies party affiliations at the beginning of the first session of this Congress, and includes members from vacancies and newly admitted states, when they were first seated. Changes resulting from subsequent replacements are shown below in the "Changes in membership" section.

Senate

TOTAL members: 96

House of Representatives

TOTAL members: 435

Leadership

Senate



Majority (Republican) leadership



Minority (Democratic) leadership



House of Representatives



Majority (Republican) leadership

Minority (Democratic) leadership



Members

This list is arranged by chamber, then by state. Senators are listed in order of seniority, and Representatives are listed by district.

Senate

Senators were elected every two years, with one-third beginning new six year terms with each Congress. Preceding the names in the list below are Senate class numbers, which indicate the cycle of their election. In this Congress, Class 1 meant their term began in the last Congress, requiring reelection in 1928; Class 2 meant their term began with this Congress, requiring reelection in 1930; and Class 3 meant their term ended with this Congress, requiring reelection in 1926.

Alabama



Arizona



Arkansas



California



Colorado



Connecticut



Delaware



Florida



Georgia



Idaho



Illinois

* Frank L. Smith (R)


Indiana

* Arthur R. Robinson (R)


Iowa

* David W. Stewart (R)
* Daniel F. Steck (D)


Kansas



Kentucky



Louisiana



Maine

* Arthur R. Gould (R)


Maryland



Massachusetts

* David I. Walsh (D)


Michigan



Minnesota



Mississippi



Missouri

* George H. Williams (R)
* Harry B. Hawes (D)


Montana



Nebraska



Nevada



New Hampshire



New Jersey



New Mexico



New York



North Carolina



North Dakota

* Gerald Nye (R)


Ohio



Oklahoma



Oregon



Pennsylvania



Rhode Island



South Carolina



South Dakota



Tennessee



Texas



Utah



Vermont



Virginia



Washington



West Virginia



Wisconsin

* Robert M. La Follette, Jr. (R)


Wyoming



House of Representatives

Alabama



Arizona



Arkansas



California

* Harry L. Englebright (R)
* Florence P. Kahn (R)
* Richard J. Welch (R)


Colorado



Connecticut



Delaware



Florida



Georgia



Idaho



Illinois



Indiana



Iowa



Kansas



Kentucky

* John W. Moore (D)
* Andrew J. Kirk (R)


Louisiana



Maine



Maryland



Massachusetts

* Henry L. Bowles (R)
* Edith Nourse Rogers (R)
* Frederick W. Dallinger (R)


Michigan

* Joseph L. Hooper (R)


Minnesota



Mississippi



Missouri

* John J. Cochran (D)


Montana



Nebraska



Nevada



New Hampshire



New Jersey



New Mexico



New York



North Carolina



North Dakota



Ohio



Oklahoma



Oregon



Pennsylvania



Rhode Island



South Carolina



South Dakota



Tennessee



Texas



Utah



Vermont



Virginia



Washington



West Virginia



Wisconsin



Wyoming



Non-voting members



Changes in membership

The count below reflects changes from the beginning of the first session of this Congress.

Senate

  • replacements: 7
  • deaths: 7
  • resignations: 0
  • contested election: 1
  • interim appointments: 2
  • Total seats with changes: 9


House of Representatives

  • replacements: 11
  • deaths: 11
  • resignations: 2
  • Total seats with changes: 9


Employees



Senate



House of Representatives



References



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