2004 United States 2008
United States House of Representatives elections, 2008
435 seats in the United States House of Representatives and 4 non-voting members
November 7, 2006
Majority party Minority party
480px-John Boehner official portrait Henry Waxman, official portrait, 111th Congress
Leader John Boehner Henry Waxman
Party Republican Democratic
Leader's seat Ohio-8th California 30th
Last election 255 seats, 58.6% 176 seats, 40.1
Seats won 269 166
Seat change +6 (10 including 4 party switchers) -6 (10 including 4 party switchers)
Popular vote 55,082,311 37,674,808
Percentage 58.6% 40%
Swing +5.3% –0.1%
Screen shot 2010-06-07 at 7.18.14 PM
  Republican hold
  Republican pickup
  Democratic hold
  Democratic pickup

Previous Speaker
John Boehner

John Boehner

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