Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Congress"

The meaning of "Congress" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does this Congress had sat longer than any previous body while accomplishing practically nothing. mean?
A: this congress (the US government that discusses important matters) had sat longer than any other congress meeting, but still got basically nothing done
Q: What does Congress is expected to look favorably on the plan. mean?
A: Congress does not have major problems with the plan and will probably approve it smoothly
Q: What does But after a Democratic-controlled Congress in 1994 passed bills proposed by President Clinton to restrict ... mean?
A: @Ri-na 意味は。。。 But after a Democratic-controlled Congress in 1994 passed bills proposed by President Clinton to restrict... After Congress passed Clinton's Bill to limit [guns]

Synonyms of "Congress" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between Congress and Diet ?
A: DIet is the name for the legislature in Japan, while Congress is the name for the legislature in the USA and a number of other countries which have taken the name from the USA's use of it. The UK and France use "Parliament" for the same thing, as do various countries that have taken the name from one or other of these. There's no inherent difference in meaning between these terms.
Q: What is the difference between Congress and Parliament and Diet ?
A: I think they serve the same purpose for a government but the structure might be a little different for each one. In America our congress has two parts, one is the Senate which has two senators for each state, and then the other part is the House of Representatives which has a different number of representatives from each state, depending on that state's population.

Other questions about "Congress"

Q: ‎When the Congress debates health care, they try to find ways to reduce for medical malpractice l...
A: here reduce is used for reduction of something else like money....with for a reason is give as why they reduce At least that's how I saw the sentence
Q: When the Congress debates health care, they try to find ways to reduce for medical malpractice litigation, which is one of the most expensive aspects of medicine. Q. Regading the sentence above, can someone...
A: Malpractice = when a doctor makes a mistake leading into death or worsened condition of the patient. In cases like these in U.S the patient or family sues the doctor which leads into big compensation, millions of dollars.
Q: What sounds better? 1) The Congress is unlikely to adopt the draft presidential budget 2) The Congress is unlikely to adopt the draft budget proposed by President does this sound natural?
A: The second sounds more natural although the first is succinct
Q: I wanted to be in the Congress. does this sound natural?
A: i wanted to be in congress.
Q: Congress decided to appropriate $2000 for educational system. does this sound natural?
A: There should be a "the" before education system. "Congress decided to appropriate $2000 for the educational system"

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