It would be marvelous to believe that the congressional supercommittee is going to reach a bipartisan deal.
These are, truthfully, important topics for legitimate, critical press and congressional scrutiny.
The answer is that you flip state legislatures, since in most places, state legislatures draw the congressional district lines.
Don't the phones start ringing in congressional offices as seniors discover that fact?
This is the deadline for the congressional “supercommittee” to agree on a debt-reduction plan.
Without saying more, I shall be very glad if any congressional district will, in good faith, do as your despatch contemplates.
Now, it happened that our congressional District was one of the closest.
Johnson was the leading county of its congressional district.
The need was urgent, and the country could not wait for congressional action.
You know what the congressional committee reported about him.
1690s, from Latin congressionem (from congressus, see congress) + -al (1). Originally sometimes reviled as barbarous, Pickering (1816) quotes an unnamed English correspondent: "The term Congress belonging to America, the Americans may employ its derivatives, without waiting for the assent of the English."