Late today, House members brought up the issue on the floor.
He as been a member of the House since 1883.
What if 300 House members had been killed on 9/11?
There are now 17 states with an even number of House members.
House members are not required to live in their district.
"There has never been as much pressure on House members to stay put."
The House members said they felt an agreement was close at hand.
They are elected from among the members of the House.
As a member of the House, he is now paid $125,100.
House members were to vote today on Federal aid to education.