Footnotes for the Sessions of the
68th Congress, 1923-1925

session type convened adjourned President pro Tempore
of the Senate
Speaker of the House
of Representatives
1stlong3 December 19237 June 1924CumminsGillett
2ndshort1 December 19243 March 1925CumminsGillett

Senate President pro Tempore Albert B. Cummins served as acting President of the Senate during both the "long" and "short" sessions of the 68th Congress due to a vacancy in the Vice Presidency of the United States (Vice President Calvin Coolidge having succeeded to the Presidency upon the death of President Warren G. Harding on 2 August 1923).



"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