Faith on the Hill: The religious composition of the 116th Congress

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Members-elect from the 116th Congress pose for the freshman class photo on the East Front of the Capitol on November 14, 2018. (Photo By Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call).  The Muslim Times has the best collection of articles on interfaith tolerance

Source: Pew Research Center

The new, 116th Congress includes the first two Muslim women ever to serve in the House of Representatives, and is, overall, slightly more religiously diverse than the prior Congress, according to a Pew Research Center analysis of CQ Roll Call data on the religious affiliations of members of Congress.

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