Who was a member of the House of Representatives a senator-elect and a president-elect at the same time?
James Garfield was in the position after the election of 1880. He was a member of Congress and was elected both as president and a US senator from Ohio. ...
How many people from each state can be elected to become part of the US Senate?
Each State has two senators, who are elected for terms of 6 years. If a senator dies in office or resigns, the state governor or legislature may choose to appoint a replacement senator or hold a special election to elect a replacement. The replacement senator serves out the remainder of the original 6-year term. ...