HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

UNITED STATES CONGRESS

What is the House of Representatives?

The U.S. House of Representatives is one of the two houses of the U.S. Congress. It is sometimes referred to as the house. The other house is known as the Senate.

Each of the U.S. States are represented in the House in proportion to its population as measured in the census, but every single state is entitled to at least one representative. For example, The most populated state, California, currently has 53 representatives.