Member of Congress
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The examples and perspective in this article deal primarily with the United States and do not represent a worldwide view of the subject. (May 2014)
A Member of Congress (MOC) is a person who has been appointed or elected and inducted into an official body called a congress, typically to represent a particular constituency in a legislature. Member of Parliament (MP) is an equivalent term in other, unaffiliated jurisdictions.