Unitit States Senate

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Unitit States Senate
115t Unitit States Congress
Coat of arms or logo
Banner o the Unitit States Senate
Banner o the U.S. Senate
Type Upper house o the Unitit States Congress
Term leemits None
New session stairtit Januar 3, 2017 (2017-01-03)
Preses Mike Pence, (R)
Since Januar 20, 2017
Preses pro tempore Orrin Hatch, (R)
Since Januar 3, 2015
Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, (R)
Since Januar 3, 2015
Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, (D)
Since January 3, 2017
Majority Whip John Cornyn, (R)
Since Januar 3, 2015
Minority Whip Dick Durbin, (D)
Since Januar 3, 2015
Seats 100
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Political groups Majority (54)
Minority (46)
Length o term 6 years
Voting system First-past-the-post
Last election November 8, 2016
Next election November 6, 2018
Meetin place
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Senate chamber
Unitit States Capitol
Washington, D.C., Unitit States

The United States Senate is a legislative chamber in the bicameral legislatur o the United States, an thegither wi the Hoose o Representatives maks up the U.S. Congress.

Coordinates: 38°53′26″N 77°0′32″W / 38.89056°N 77.00889°W / 38.89056; -77.00889