Who controlled congress the past thirty-six years?
How many years did Democrats control Congress?
The past eight and a half years congress did nothing for the health of the country because there was a democrat in the Whitehouse
From 1981 to 2017, the Democratic Party only controlled congress six (6) times.
The past six (6) presidents, only two (2) were democrats.
Ronald Reagan Republican
George H. W. Bush Republican
Bill Clinton Democratic
George W. Bush Republican
Barack Obama Democratic
Donald Trump Republican
Using this knowledge with charts.
How can the Republican Party and the Media, keep getting away with
blaming the condition of this country on the Democratic Party?
Let’s discuss this with our media.
Since the Democratic Party first controlled both houses in 1837 under the 25th Congress,
it has held control of both houses for over 75 years under 35 Congresses,
according to both the House and Senate websites.
As of 2015, the 114th Congress is controlled by the Republican Party.
Starting in the 20th century, the Democratic Party controlled 28 Congresses, 20 of which operated under a president of the opposite party.
As of January 2015, the Democratic Party controls 7 state legislatures,
Republican Party controls 24 and the remaining 19 states are divided.
Nebraska is the only state to have a one-house, non-partisan legislature, as stated by the Washington Post.