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Well, to date, the size of congressional staff is approx. 24,000 Members in size.

* Personal Staff- who work for individual Members of Congress--11,692 * Committee Staff- who work for either the majority or minority on congressional committees--2,492 * Leadership Staff- who work for the Speaker, Majority Leader, Minority Leader, Majority Whip or Minority Whip--274 * Institutional Staff- majority or minority party floor staff, and non-partisan staff: police, legislative clerks, building, janitorial--5034 * Support Agency non-partisan Staff- Congressional Research Service [747], Congressional Budget Office [232], and General Accounting Office [3,500].

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31, according to recent research by The Sunlight Foundation.

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