01-04-13

Members of Congress with Military Experience

The number of members of the new 113th Congress with military experience declined from the 112th Congress.  The number of House members with military experience dropped from 87 out of 435 members (20%) in the 112th Congress to 84 in this session (19.5%). Senators with military experience dropped to 19 out of 100 members (19%) in this session, down from 25 (25%) for the last session.