If you know the answer to this question, please register to join our limited beta program and start the conversation right now! IN SCRAMBLE OVER BLAME FOR POOR SHOWING AT THE POLLS . The House Representatives brought forth articles of impeachment against Pres. Dems have had non cease administration of the senate because 2006 Dems controlled the homestead from 2006 till 2012 in element to actuality democrats have controlled the two residences for 40 years from 1955 till now 55-80, 87-ninety 5, and 2006-2012. kinda makes the full republican congress theory seem kinda stupid does not it.

Senators are popularly elected statewide every two years, with one-third beginning new six-year terms with each Congress, In this Congress, Class 1 meant their term ended with this Congress, facing re-election in 1988; Class 2 meant their term began in the last Congress, facing re-election in 1990; and Class 3 meant their term began in this Congress, facing re-election in 1992. During the 105th Congress, under President Bill Clinton's administration, BOTH chambers of Congress (House and Senate) had a REPUBLICAN majority. Summary of H.R.3 - 105th Congress (1997-1998): Juvenile Crime Control Act of 1997 He narrowly lost to Democratic incumbent Sen. Fritz Hollings, who had held the seat since 1966.

The GOP controlled the Senate until 2001, and then got control back in 2003, and lost it again two years ago. So, out of the last 12 years, the GOP has controlled Congress for eight years, the Democrats have controlled it for two years, and it was a split congress for two years.

Republicans retained their majorities in both chambers though their margin in the House eroded after the 1998 elections. THE 1998 ELECTIONS: CONGRESS -- THE OVERVIEW; G.O.P.

J. Dennis Hastert of Illinois succeeded Georgia’s Newt Gingrich as Speaker in the 106th Congress (1999–2001). Inglis left his seat in Congress in 1998, the same year the Republican-controlled House impeached Clinton, to run for the U.S. Senate.

To answer your question then, no single party has controlled Congress for 12 years, or even for 10 of the 12.

for the time of that element republicans … Who controlled the Senate in 1999?

THE 1998 ELECTIONS: CONGRESS -- THE OVERVIEW. We need you to answer this question! Clinton in 1998. By Alison Mitchell and Eric Schmitt.