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Gender NeutralPlay
The term 'congressman' can be used for any gender, but 'congresswoman' is often used for females. SlideThe congresswoman addressed the committee today.
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Not Always FederalPlay
Sometimes 'congressman' refers to someone in a state's legislature, not just the national Congress. SlideOur state congressman is pushing for education reform.
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Political ContextPlay
'Congressman' is a political role, so expect the word in discussions about laws, policies, and government. SlideThe congressman voted in favor of the bill.