An Unlikely Path: Members of Congress Without Bachelor’s Degrees - PICTURES

Sept. 23, 2011, 2:02 p.m.

Among the 535 mem­bers of the 112th Con­gress, 28 took an un­likely route to the Cap­it­ol — they nev­er earned bach­el­or’s de­grees. From run­ning fam­ily busi­nesses to jump­ing from com­munity col­leges to Ivy League gradu­ate schools, this gal­lery takes a look at some of the most in­ter­est­ing of those who didn’t fin­ish col­lege.