FACTOID # 29: 73.3% of America's gross operating surplus in motion picture and sound recording industries comes from California.
 
 Home   Encyclopedia   Statistics   States A-Z   Flags   Maps   FAQ   About 
   
 
WHAT'S NEW
 

SEARCH ALL

FACTS & STATISTICS    Advanced view

Search encyclopedia, statistics and forums:

 

 

(* = Graphable)

 

 


Encyclopedia > Republican Conference of the United States House of Representatives

The House Republican Conference, sometimes known as the House Republican Leadership Conference, is an organization for Republicans in the United States House of Representatives. It hosts meetings and is the primary forum for communicating the party's message to members. The Republican Party, often called the GOP (for Grand Old Party, although one early citation described it as the Gallant Old Party) [1], is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... The chamber of the United States House of Representatives is located in the south wing of the Capitol building, in Washington, D.C.. This photograph shows a rare glimpse of the four vote tallying boards (the blackish squares across the top), which display each members name and vote as...


The conference has a chairman who directs day-to-day operations and who is assisted by an elected vice-chairman and a secretary. A chairman is the presiding officer of a meeting, organization, committee, or other deliberative body. ...


As of November 2002, the chair is Deborah D. Pryce of Ohio. Prior chairs include John B. Anderson, Richard B. Cheney, Jack Kemp, and J.C. Watts, Jr.. Deborah D. Pryce (born July 29, 1951) is an American politician from Ohio. ... Official language(s) None Capital Columbus Largest city Columbus (largest metropolitan area is Cleveland) Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 34th 116,096 km² 355 km 355 km 8. ... John Bayard Anderson (born February 15, 1922) was a liberal Republican U.S. Representative from Illinois and presidential candidate in the 1980 election. ... Richard Bruce Dick Cheney (born January 30, 1941) is the 46th Vice President of the United States, serving under President George W. Bush. ... Jack Kemp Jack French Kemp, Jr. ... Julius Caesar Watts, Jr. ...


See also

Party Conferences in the United States Congress
Senate Republican Conference Senate Senate Democratic Caucus
Conference Chairperson Presiding Officer Caucus Chairperson
Conference Secretary Secretary Caucus Secretary
Rep. Committee Chair Policy Committee Dem. Committee Chair

House Republican Conference House of Representatives House Democratic Caucus
Conference Chairperson Presiding Officer Caucus Chairperson
Vice-Chair Vice Chairman Vice-Chair
Conference Secretary Secretary
Rep. Committee Chair Policy Committee Dem. Committee Co-Chair

 
 

COMMENTARY     


Share your thoughts, questions and commentary here
Your name
Your comments

Want to know more?
Search encyclopedia, statistics and forums:

 


Press Releases |  Feeds | Contact
The Wikipedia article included on this page is licensed under the GFDL.
Images may be subject to relevant owners' copyright.
All other elements are (c) copyright NationMaster.com 2003-5. All Rights Reserved.
Usage implies agreement with terms, 1022, m