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Introducing Congress in Your Pocket, Professional Edition, for the 114th Congress, First Session.
This is the sixth major update for this year's Congress, which opened on January 6, 2015. This version includes a refined interface for iOS 9 with Spotlight Search and Quick Actions for iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus. This update includes all of the new members and photos from the November 2014 elections.
This app is on sale for $2.99 less for new users to unlock the new Congress with the in-app purchase. Current users need to pay for the update for the new Congress. This app ships with the 113th Congress (2012-13). Once unlocked, CongressPro offers over-the-air updates throughout 2016.
This application is intended for people who work in the media, government relations or political professionals and activists who need to have the very latest updated information on Congress.
We update this app on an ongoing basis throughout the session and you only pay the nominal fee at the beginning of each session (next in 2017) to keep it up-to-date. If you do not require this level of detail, please consider Congress+, which has been featured by Apple several times.
CongressPro offers all of the vital information you need to work with, lobby, or cover Capitol Hill. Learn all about who represents you in Congress, contact them in Washington, follow their campaigns and challengers, follow their social networking pages, and see their YouTube videos. Share any link in the application via email, Facebook, or Twitter.
Remember, they work on Capitol Hill but they represent you, your clients, your association, or your readers.
Our Congress apps have been featured ten times by Apple as a New and Noteworthy application, a Staff Favorite, and in other ways including a special America the Beautiful section and it's Campaign section. Currently, it's being featured in the Education section.
• Macworld, "Indispensable"
• Washingtonian, "Top iPhone Apps for Washington"
• What’sOnIPhone, “Something every citizen should have”
• Oh, My, Gov! "#1 iPhone App for Government"
• Mashable, "Top 5 Best Apps for Political Junkies"
• BlogCritics, "Top 10 iPhone Application"
• AppCraver.com, “Editor’s Pick"
Member of Congress's first and last name; title or leadership position, state, senior/junior designation in the Senate and District number in the house, political party affiliation, district map, and biographical information.
Washington, DC office address, map, official website link, member contact form, and telephone number. We also include the member's Facebook, Twitter and YouTube links where available.
Capitol staff information
Names and email address links to top staff including: Chief of Staff, Legislative Director, Press Secretary or Communications Director, and the Scheduler. Staff salary information is also included.
Full committee and subcommittee assignments with applicable chair and ranking member designations, sponsored and cosponsored legislation. CongressPro also offers separate sections just for committees and subcommittees.
Incumbent campaign website and percent of the vote won in the most recent election, name of the top opponent and website, campaign news, and race ratings from Cook, Rothenberg, and Sabato.
Who to contact to register to vote in your state, Updates (the latest list from our servers), News, members of President Obama's cabinet, Campaign Finance, Legislation, Transparency, Ad Watch, our blog and Twitter page, and answers to frequently-asked questions. Now available, you have the ability to take notes inside the application on each member of Congress.
PRESIDENT AND STATE APPLICATIONS
We now offer a version of this software President Obama's administration and for state legislatures in most of the largest states by population. Please search for "Cohen Research Group" in the App Store.
What's New in Version 11.60
Bug fixes including the ability to filter the Senate by Class I, II, or III.
- S$ 16.98
- Category: Reference
- Updated: 29 July 2016
- Version: 11.60
- Size: 69.7 MB
- Language: English
- Developer: Cohen Research Group
- © 2008-16 Cohen Research Group, Inc.
Compatibility: Requires iOS 8.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.