There were no political parties in this Congress. Members are informally grouped into factions of similar interest, based on an analysis of their voting record.
Details on changes are shown below in the "Changes in membership" section.
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... Affiliation Members Note Democratic Party 91 Republican Party 59 Total 150. ...
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