3 Answered Questions for the topic Senate
Can both US Senators from a state be elected at the same time?
I understand the US constitution mandates three rolling 'classes' of nearly equal numbers of Senators be elected every two years, each for 6 year terms. The convention has been to not elect both... more
How can the Senate remove the majority leader?
If the senate majority leader is refusing to do his job, can the other Senators vote to expel him or force a vote for new leadership?
Does gerrymandering not affect elections for US Senators?
Gerrymandering is a problem; a Representative could have their voter base diluted across neighboring districts at the whim of the controlling party. But Senate elections are statewide, and states... more