Footnotes for the Sessions of the
65th Congress, 1917-1919

session type convened adjourned President pro Tempore
of the Senate
Speaker of the House
of Representatives
SpecialSENATE5 March 191716 March 1917Saulsbury- - - -

This Special Session of the SENATE was called by President Woodrow Wilson via executive Proclamation issued on 23 February 1917.

1stExtra2 April 19176 October 1917SaulsburyClark
2ndlong3 December 191721 November 1918SaulsburyClark
3rdshort2 December 19183 March 1919SaulsburyClark


"Regular" Sessions of Congress
"Regular" Sessions prior to the adoption of the 20th Amendment (1933)
"Regular" Sessions after the adoption of the 20th Amendment (1933)
"Extra" Sessions
"Special SENATE" Sessions

Related information:
Political Party Floor Leaders in the Congress of the United States
A Brief History of Congressional Leadership