List of United States Representatives from Washington

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The following is an alphabetical list of members of the United States House of Representatives from the state of Washington. For chronological tables of members of both houses of the United States Congress from the state (through the present day), see United States Congressional Delegations from Washington. The list of names should be complete (as of January 3, 2015), but other data may be incomplete. It includes members who have represented both the state and the Territory, both past and present.

Current members[edit]

Updated January 2015.[1]

List of representatives[edit]

Representative Years Party District Notes
Brock Adams January 3, 1965 – January 22, 1977 Democratic 7th Resigned after being appointed U.S. Secretary of Transportation
John B. Allen March 4, 1889 – November 11, 1889 Republican Territory Washington achieved statehood
James Patton Anderson March 4, 1855 – March 3, 1857 Democratic Territory
Brian Baird January 3, 1999 – January 3, 2011 Democratic 3rd
Don Bonker January 3, 1975 – January 3, 1989 Democratic 3rd
Thomas Hurley Brents March 4, 1879 – March 3, 1885 Republican Territory
James W. Bryan March 4, 1913 – March 3, 1915 Progressive At-large
Maria Cantwell January 3, 1993 – January 3, 1995 Democratic 1st
Rod Chandler January 3, 1983 – January 3, 1993 Republican 8th
John M. Coffee January 3, 1937 – January 3, 1947 Democratic 6th
George Edward Cole March 4, 1863 – March 3, 1865 Democratic Territory
John E. Cunningham May 17, 1977 – January 3, 1979 Republican 7th Elected to finish Brock Adams's term
Francis W. Cushman March 4, 1899 – March 3, 1909 Republican At-large
March 4, 1909 – July 6, 1909 2nd Died
Hugh De Lacy January 3, 1945 – January 3, 1947 Democratic 1st
Suzan DelBene November 6, 2012 – present Democratic 1st Incumbent
Elected to finish Jay Inslee's term
Arthur A. Denny March 4, 1865 – March 3, 1867 Republican Territory
Norman D. Dicks January 3, 1977 – January 3, 2013 Democratic 6th
Clarence Dill March 4, 1915 – March 3, 1919 Democratic 5th
William H. Doolittle March 4, 1893 – March 3, 1897 Republican At-large
Jennifer Dunn January 3, 1993 – January 3, 2005 Republican 8th
Jacob Falconer March 4, 1913 – March 3, 1915 Progressive At-large
Alvan Flanders March 4, 1867 – March 3, 1869 Republican Territory
Tom Foley January 3, 1965 – January 3, 1995 Democratic 5th
Selucius Garfielde March 4, 1869 – March 3, 1873 Republican Territory
Lindley H. Hadley March 4, 1915 – March 3, 1933 Republican 2nd
Julia Butler Hansen November 8, 1960 – December 31, 1974 Democratic 3rd Elected to finish Russell V. Mack's term
Resigned and retired
Doc Hastings January 3, 1995 – January 3, 2015 Republican 4th
Dennis Heck January 3, 2013 – present Democratic 10th Incumbent
Jaime Herrera Beutler January 3, 2011 – present Republican 3rd Incumbent
Floyd Hicks January 3, 1965 – January 3, 1977 Democratic 6th
Knute Hill March 4, 1933 – January 3, 1943 Democratic 4th
Samuel B. Hill September 25, 1923 – June 25, 1936 Democratic 5th Elected to finish J. Stanley Webster's term
Resigned after becoming member of the U.S. Board of Tax Appeals
Hal Holmes January 3, 1943 – January 3, 1959 Republican 4th
Walt Horan January 3, 1943 – January 3, 1965 Republican 5th
Ralph Horr March 4, 1931 – March 3, 1933 Republican 1st
William E. Humphrey March 4, 1903 – March 3, 1909 Republican At-large
March 4, 1909 – March 3, 1917 1st
Samuel C. Hyde March 4, 1895 – March 3, 1897 Republican At-large
Jay Inslee January 3, 1993 – January 3, 1995 Democratic 4th
January 3, 1999 – March 20, 2012 1st Resigned to run for Governor of Washington
Henry M. Jackson January 3, 1941 – January 3, 1953 Democratic 2nd
Orange Jacobs March 4, 1875 – March 3, 1879 Republican Territory
Albert Johnson March 4, 1913 – March 3, 1915 Republican 2nd
March 4, 1915 – March 3, 1933 3rd
Homer Jones January 3, 1947 – January 3, 1949 Republican 1st
Wesley Livsey Jones March 4, 1899 – March 3, 1909 Republican At-large
William Carey Jones March 4, 1897 – March 3, 1899 Republican At-large
Derek Kilmer January 3, 2013 – present Democratic 6th Incumbent
Mike Kreidler January 3, 1993 – January 3, 1995 Democratic 9th
William La Follette March 4, 1911 – March 3, 1915 Republican 3rd
March 4, 1915 – March 3, 1919 4th
Columbia Lancaster April 12, 1854 – March 3, 1855 Democratic Territory
Rick Larsen January 3, 2001 – present Democratic 2nd Incumbent
Charles H. Leavy January 3, 1937 – August 1, 1942 Democratic 5th Resigned after being appointed judge of the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Washington
J. Hamilton Lewis March 4, 1897 – March 3, 1899 Democratic At-large
Wesley Lloyd March 3, 1933 – January 10, 1936 Democratic 6th Died
Mike Lowry January 3, 1979 – January 3, 1989 Democratic 7th
Russell V. Mack July 7, 1947 – March 28, 1960 Republican 3rd Elected to finish Fred B. Norman's term
Died
Donald H. Magnuson January 3, 1953 – January 3, 1959 Democratic At-large
January 3, 1959 – January 3, 1963 7th
Warren G. Magnuson January 3, 1937 – December 13, 1944 Democratic 1st Resigned after being appointed to the U.S. Senate
Catherine Dean May January 3, 1959 – January 3, 1971 Republican 4th
Mike McCormack January 3, 1971 – January 3, 1981 Democratic 4th
William W. McCredie March 4, 1909 – March 3, 1911 Republican 2nd
Jim McDermott January 3, 1989 – present Democratic 7th Incumbent
Obadiah B. McFadden March 4, 1873 – March 3, 1875 Democratic Territory
Cathy McMorris Rodgers January 3, 2005 – present Republican 5th Incumbent
Lloyd Meeds January 3, 1965 – January 3, 1979 Democratic 2nd
Jack Metcalf January 3, 1995 – January 3, 2001 Republican 2nd
John F. Miller March 4, 1917 – March 3, 1931 Republican 1st
John Ripin Miller January 3, 1985 – January 3, 1993 Republican 1st
Hugh Mitchell January 3, 1949 – January 3, 1953 Democratic 1st
Sid Morrison January 3, 1981 – January 3, 1993 Republican 4th
George Nethercutt January 3, 1995 – January 3, 2005 Republican 5th
Dan Newhouse January 3, 2015 – present Republican 4th Incumbent
Fred B. Norman January 3, 1943 – January 3, 1945 Republican 3rd
January 3, 1947 – April 18, 1947 Died
Thomas Pelly January 3, 1953 – January 3, 1973 Republican 1st
Miles Poindexter March 4, 1909 – March 3, 1911 Republican 3rd
Joel Pritchard January 3, 1973 – January 3, 1985 Republican 1st
Dave Reichert January 3, 2005 – present Republican 8th Incumbent
Charles R. Savage January 3, 1945 – January 3, 1947 Democratic 3rd
Adam Smith January 3, 1997 – present Democratic 9th Incumbent
Linda Smith January 3, 1995 – January 3, 1999 Republican 3rd
Martin F. Smith 1933 – January 3, 1943 Democratic 3rd
Isaac Stevens March 4, 1857 – March 3, 1861 Democratic Territory
K. William Stinson January 3, 1963 – January 3, 1965 Republican 7th
John W. Summers March 4, 1919 – March 3, 1933 Republican 4th
Al Swift January 3, 1979 – January 3, 1995 Democratic 2nd
Randy Tate January 3, 1995 – January 3, 1997 Republican 9th
Thor C. Tollefson January 3, 1947 – January 3, 1965 Republican 6th
Jolene Unsoeld January 3, 1989 – January 3, 1995 Democratic 3rd
Charles Stewart Voorhees March 4, 1885 – March 3, 1889 Democratic Territory
William H. Wallace March 4, 1861 – March 3, 1863 Republican Territory
Monrad Wallgren March 4, 1933 – December 19, 1940 Democratic 2nd Resigned after being elected to the US Senate
Stanton Warburton March 4, 1911 – March 3, 1913 Republican 2nd
J. Stanley Webster March 4, 1919 – May 8, 1923 Republican 5th Resigned after being appointed judge of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Washington
Jack Westland January 3, 1953 – January 3, 1965 Republican 2nd
Rick White January 3, 1995 – January 3, 1999 Republican 1st
John L. Wilson November 20, 1889 – February 18, 1895 Republican At-large Washington achieved statehood
Resigned after being elected to the US Senate
Marion Zioncheck March 4, 1933 – August 7, 1936 Democratic 1st Died

Living former Members of the U.S. House of Representatives from Washington[edit]

As of April 2015, there are nineteen former members of the U.S. House of Representatives from the U.S. State of Washington who are currently living at this time. The most recent representative to die was Tom Foley (1965-1995) on October 18, 2013. The most recently serving representative to die was Jennifer Dunn (1993-2005) on September 5, 2007.

Representative Term of office District Date of birth (and age)
Mike McCormack 1971–1981 4th (1921-12-14) December 14, 1921 (age 94)
Don Bonker 1975–1989 3rd (1937-03-07) March 7, 1937 (age 79)
John E. Cunningham 1977–1989 7th (1931-03-27) March 27, 1931 (age 85)
Norm Dicks 1977–2013 6th (1940-12-16) December 16, 1940 (age 75)
Al Swift 1979–1985 2nd (1935-09-12) September 12, 1935 (age 81)
Mike Lowry 1979–1989 7th (1939-03-08) March 8, 1939 (age 77)
Sid Morrison 1981–1993 4th (1933-05-13) May 13, 1933 (age 83)
Rod Chandler 1983–1993 8th (1942-07-13) July 13, 1942 (age 74)
John Miller 1985–1993 1st (1938-05-23) May 23, 1938 (age 78)
Jolene Unsoeld 1989–1995 3rd (1931-12-03) December 3, 1931 (age 84)
Maria Cantwell 1993–1995 1st (1958-10-13) October 13, 1958 (age 57)
Mike Kreidler 1993–1995 9th (1943-09-28) September 28, 1943 (age 72)
Randy Tate 1995–1997 9th (1965-11-23) November 23, 1965 (age 50)
Rick White 1995–1999 9th (1953-11-06) November 6, 1953 (age 62)
Linda Smith 1995–1999 3rd (1950-07-16) July 16, 1950 (age 66)
George Nethercutt 1995–2005 5th (1944-10-07) October 7, 1944 (age 71)
Doc Hastings 1995–2015 4th (1941-02-07) February 7, 1941 (age 75)
Brian Baird 1999–2011 3rd (1956-03-07) March 7, 1956 (age 60)
Jay Inslee 1993-1995
1999–2012
4th
1st
(1951-02-09) February 9, 1951 (age 65)

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Directory of Representatives". United States House of Representatives. Retrieved 3 January 2015.