Which of the following statements about congress is not true?
a.) in the senate, seniority still plays a role as to who is appointed committee chairpeople
b.) in the house, rules on debate are more restrictive than in the senate
c.) senators have more committee assignments than house members
d.) senators have more ability to delay the passage of a bill than House members
e.) The incumbency return rate is higher in senate elections than in house elections
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two-thirds majority of both houses. is that 2/3 of house + 2/3 of senate or 2/3 of house + senate It means 2/3 of both the house, and the senate. bob, i'm still a little confused. is it my first answer or the second? It is 2/3 of
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