Examples of congressman in a Sentence
a former congressman who is now a senator
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By comparison, incumbent U.S. Sen. Frank Lautenberg won 59 percent of the vote in the 2008 Democratic primary against Rob Andrews, a sitting congressman who had won several endorsements from county parties.
One exception was Issa’s district, where a tight-knit group of activists hosted weekly protests outside the congressman’s office and have spent months registering and talking to voters.
Andrew Napolitano challenged the president's contention (ph) that the Obama administration deliberately spied on his campaign after GOP congressman Trey Gowdy told Martha MacCallum the FBI acted properly.
Any of the Democrats would be a major change from the 61-year-old McClintock, whom the American Conservative Union has rated as California’s most conservative congressman.
After work, Shultz, then 30, campaigned with her girlfriends for John Shelley, a congressman who was a candidate in the mayor’s race of 1963.
The Bayhs met after Susan, a former Miss Southern California, graduated from the University of California-Berkeley and landed an internship with a California congressman.
Nader was thrilled: A U.S. congressman publicly flattered a Saudi official, who documents show was helping evaluate Broidy and Nader's contract proposals.
The mission is receiving significant support from Texas congressman John Culberson (who accidentally broke the news of Galileo detecting plumes in a congressional committee hearing).
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Definition of congressman for English Language Learners
: someone (especially a man) who is a member of a congress and especially of the U.S. House of Representatives
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