The newly elected Congressmen of the United States meet for the first time, on Tuesday, since their election in November 2022.
While the Republicans took control of the House of Representatives, the Senate, at the election, President, Joe Biden’s Democrats continue to hold only a narrow majority.
The News Agency of Nigeria reported that in the congressional elections, all 435 seats in the House of Representatives and 35 of the 100 seats in the Senate were reallocated.
A Republican in the Reps, Kevin McCarthy, seeks to be elected speaker at the inaugural session, the third most powerful post in the U.S. political power structure after the president and vice president.
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