90 members of Congress have served in the military

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Data: Quorum; Chart: Will Chase/Axios

Ninety members of Congress have served in the military — 42 in the Army — and least 14 more have family members with military experience, Axios reports from an analysis of bios by Quorum.

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  • Rep. Dean Phillips' father was killed in Vietnam when the Democratic congressman from Minnesota was 6 months old.

  • He and other lawmakers join Americans this weekend in remembering and honoring those who lost their lives in combat.

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