House of Representatives

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Specifics and Responsibilities

-- 435 Members

-- Seats are based on population

-- Two year terms

Leadership Positions

-- Vote on bills

-- Write bills

-- Represent their States

Qualifications and Benifits

-- Must be at least 25 years old

-- Must be a U.S. citizen for at least 7 years

-- Must be a legal citizen of the state you represent

-- Must live in the District they represent

-- Salary -- $174,000 and eligible for pensions of $150,000 a year for life

-- Income tax deduction