List of current United States Senators

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U.S. Senate party membership by state. States with two Democratic senators are in blue, states with two Republican senators are in red, and those with one of each are in purple. States with an independent senator are marked with green stripes on a blue or red background, depending on the party of the other senator.

There are 100 senators, two from each U.S. state. This is a list of the current members of the United States Senate (114th United States Congress).

Affiliation Members
  Republican Party 54
  Democratic Party 44
  Independent 2[A]
Total 100


Office Party Officer State Since
Vice President of the United States
President of the Senate
Democratic Official portrait of Vice President Joe Biden.jpg Joe Biden Delaware January 20, 2009
President pro tempore Republican Orrin Hatch, Official Photograph.jpg Orrin Hatch Utah January 3, 2015

Majority (Republican) leadership[edit]

Office Officer State Since
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell Kentucky January 3, 2015
Party Leader from January 3, 2007
Senate Majority Whip John Cornyn Texas January 3, 2015
Party Whip from January 3, 2013
Chair, Republican Conference John Thune South Dakota January 3, 2015
Vice Chair, Republican Conference Roy Blunt Missouri January 3, 2013
Chair, National Republican Senatorial Committee Roger Wicker Mississippi January 3, 2013
Chair, Senate Republican Policy Committee John Barrasso Wyoming January 3, 2013

Minority (Democratic) leadership[edit]

Office Officer State Since
Senate Minority Leader
Chair, Democratic Caucus
Harry Reid Nevada January 3, 2015
Party Leader from January 3, 2005
Senate Minority Whip Dick Durbin Illinois January 3, 2015
Party Whip from January 3, 2005
Chair, Senate Democratic Policy Committee Chuck Schumer New York January 3, 2011
Vice Chair, Democratic Caucus Chuck Schumer New York January 3, 2011
Secretary, Democratic Caucus Patty Murray Washington January 3, 2007
Chair, Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee Jon Tester Montana January 3, 2015

Election cycles[edit]

Key to Senate classes by election year:

Class Election
Year (Nov)
End of
Democratic Republican Independent Total
2 2020 January 3, 2021 11 22 33
1 2018 January 3, 2019 23 8 2 33
3 2016 January 3, 2017 10 24 34
Total 44 54 2 100


State Class Portrait Name Party Private Sector Experience Public Sector Experience Education Assumed Office Born Seat Up
Alabama 3 Richard Shelby, official portrait, 112th Congress crop.jpg Shelby, RichardRichard Shelby Republican None U.S. House, Alabama Senate University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa (BA; LLB)
Birmingham School of Law (JD)
January 3, 1987 (1934-05-06) May 6, 1934 (age 82) 2022
Alabama 2 Jeff Sessions official portrait.jpg Sessions, JeffJeff Sessions Republican Lawyer in private practice Alabama Attorney General, U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of Alabama Huntingdon College (BA)
University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa (JD)
January 3, 1997 (1946-12-24) December 24, 1946 (age 69) 2020
Alaska 3 Lisa Murkowski.jpg Murkowski, LisaLisa Murkowski Republican Lawyer in private practice Alaska House Georgetown University (BA)
Willamette University (JD)
December 20, 2002 (1957-05-22) May 22, 1957 (age 59) 2022
Alaska 2 Senator Dan Sullivan official.jpg Sullivan, DanDan Sullivan Republican Lawyer in private practice Alaska Natural Resources Commissioner, Alaska Attorney General, U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for Economic and Business Affairs Harvard University (BA)
Georgetown University (MS; JD)
January 3, 2015 (1964-11-13) November 13, 1964 (age 52) 2020
Arizona 3 John McCain official portrait 2009.jpg McCain, JohnJohn McCain Republican None U.S. House, U.S. Navy Captain United States Naval Academy (BS) January 3, 1987 (1936-08-29) August 29, 1936 (age 80) 2022
Arizona 1 Jeff Flake official Senate photo.jpg Flake, JeffJeff Flake Republican Nonprofit director U.S. House Brigham Young University, Utah (BA; MA) January 3, 2013 (1962-12-31) December 31, 1962 (age 53) 2018
Arkansas 3 John Boozman, official portrait, 112th Congress.jpg Boozman, JohnJohn Boozman Republican Optometrist Rogers Public School Board, U.S. House University of Arkansas, Fayetteville (attended)
Southern College of Optometry (OD)
January 3, 2011 (1950-12-10) December 10, 1950 (age 65) 2022
Arkansas 2 Tom Cotton official Senate photo.jpg Cotton, TomTom Cotton Republican Lawyer U.S. House Harvard University (BA; JD)
Claremont Graduate University (attended)
January 3, 2015 (1977-05-13) May 13, 1977 (age 39) 2020
California 1 Dianne Feinstein, official Senate photo 2.jpg Feinstein, DianneDianne Feinstein Democratic None San Francisco Mayor, San Francisco Board Stanford University (BA) November 10, 1992 (1933-06-22) June 22, 1933 (age 83) 2018
California 3 Barbara Boxer, Official Portrait, 112th Congress.jpg Boxer, BarbaraBarbara Boxer Democratic Stockbroker, journalist U.S. House, Marin County Board Brooklyn College (BA) January 3, 1993 (1940-11-11) November 11, 1940 (age 76) 2016
Colorado 3 Michael Bennet Official Photo.jpg Bennet, MichaelMichael Bennet Democratic Managing director of an investment firm Denver Public Schools Superintendent Wesleyan University (BA)
Yale University (JD)
January 21, 2009 (1964-11-28) November 28, 1964 (age 52) 2022
Colorado 2 Cory Gardner official Senate portrait.jpeg Gardner, CoryCory Gardner Republican None U.S. House, Colorado House Colorado State University, Fort Collins (BA)
University of Colorado, Boulder (JD)
January 3, 2015 (1974-08-22) August 22, 1974 (age 42) 2020
Connecticut 3 Richard Blumenthal Official Portrait.jpg Blumenthal, RichardRichard Blumenthal Democratic None Connecticut Attorney General, Connecticut Senate, Connecticut House Harvard University (BA)
Trinity College, Cambridge (attended)
Yale University (JD)
January 5, 2011 (1946-02-13) February 13, 1946 (age 70) 2022
Connecticut 1 Chris Murphy, official portrait, 113th Congress.jpg Murphy, ChrisChris Murphy Democratic None U.S. House, Connecticut Senate, Connecticut House Williams College (BA)
University of Connecticut, Hartford (JD)
January 3, 2013 (1973-08-03) August 3, 1973 (age 43) 2018
Delaware 1 Tom Carper, official portrait, 112th Congress.jpg Carper, TomTom Carper Democratic None Delaware Governor, U.S. House, Delaware Treasurer Ohio State University (BA)
University of Delaware, Newark (MBA)
January 3, 2001 (1947-01-23) January 23, 1947 (age 69) 2018
Delaware 2 Chris Coons, official portrait, 112th Congress.jpg Coons, ChrisChris Coons Democratic Nonprofit work, lawyer for a manufacturer New Castle County Executive Amherst College (BA)
Yale University (JD; MA)
November 15, 2010 (1963-09-09) September 9, 1963 (age 53) 2020
Florida 1 Bill Nelson.jpg Nelson, BillBill Nelson Democratic Lawyer in private practice Florida Treasurer, U.S. House, Florida House, Astronaut University of Florida (attended)
Yale University (BA)
University of Virginia (JD)
January 3, 2001 (1942-09-29) September 29, 1942 (age 74) 2018
Florida 3 Marco Rubio, Official Portrait, 112th Congress.jpg Rubio, MarcoMarco Rubio Republican Lawyer in private practice Florida House Speaker Tarkio College (attended)
Santa Fe College (attended)
University of Florida (BA)
University of Miami (JD)
January 3, 2011 (1971-05-28) May 28, 1971 (age 45) 2022
Georgia 3 Johnny Isakson official Senate photo.jpg Isakson, JohnnyJohnny Isakson Republican Real estate broker U.S. House, Georgia Senate, Georgia House University of Georgia (BBA) January 3, 2005 (1944-12-28) December 28, 1944 (age 71) 2022
Georgia 2 David Perdue official Senate photo.jpg Perdue, DavidDavid Perdue Republican Chief executive officer None Georgia Institute of Technology (BS; MS) January 3, 2015 (1949-12-10) December 10, 1949 (age 66) 2020
Hawaii 3 Brian Schatz, official portrait, 113th Congress 2.jpg Schatz, BrianBrian Schatz Democratic CEO, director of nonprofits Hawaii Lieutenant Governor, Hawaii House Pomona College (BA) December 26, 2012 (1972-10-20) October 20, 1972 (age 44) 2022
Hawaii 1 Mazie Hirono, official portrait, 113th Congress.jpg Hirono, MazieMazie Hirono Democratic Lawyer in private practice U.S. House, Hawaii House, Hawaii Lieutenant Governor University of Hawaii, Manoa (BA)
Georgetown University (JD)
January 3, 2013 (1947-11-03) November 3, 1947 (age 69) 2018
Idaho 3 Mike Crapo Official Photo 110th Congress.jpg Crapo, MikeMike Crapo Republican Lawyer U.S. House, Idaho Senate Brigham Young University, Utah (BA)
Harvard University (JD)
January 3, 1999 (1951-05-20) May 20, 1951 (age 65) 2022
Idaho 2 Jim Risch official portrait.jpg Risch, JimJim Risch Republican Professor, rancher, president of nonprofit Idaho Governor, Idaho Lieutenant Governor, Idaho Senate President pro tempore, Ada County Attorney University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee (attended)
University of Idaho, Moscow (BS; JD)
January 3, 2009 (1943-05-03) May 3, 1943 (age 73) 2020
Illinois 2 Richard Durbin official photo.jpg Durbin, DickDick Durbin Democratic Lawyer in private practice, professor U.S. House Georgetown University (BS; JD) January 3, 1997 (1944-11-21) November 21, 1944 (age 72) 2020
Illinois 3 Senator Mark Kirk official portrait.jpg Kirk, MarkMark Kirk Republican Teacher at a private school U.S. House Blackburn College (attended)
Cornell University (BA)
London School of Economics (MS)
Georgetown University (JD)
November 29, 2010 (1959-09-15) September 15, 1959 (age 57) 2016
Indiana 3 Dan Coats, official portrait, 112th Congress.jpg Coats, DanDan Coats Republican Life insurance firm work U.S. Ambassador to Germany, U.S. Senate, U.S. House Wheaton College, Illinois (BA)
Indiana University, Indianapolis (JD)
January 3, 2011 (1943-05-16) May 16, 1943 (age 73) 2016
Indiana 1 Joe Donnelly, official portrait, 113th Congress.jpg Donnelly, JoeJoe Donnelly Democratic Printer, lawyer in a law firm U.S. House University of Notre Dame (BA; JD) January 3, 2013 (1955-09-29) September 29, 1955 (age 61) 2018
Iowa 3 Sen Chuck Grassley official.jpg Grassley, ChuckChuck Grassley Republican Farmer, sheet metal shearer, assembly line worker U.S. House, Iowa House University of Northern Iowa (BA; MA)
University of Iowa (attended)
January 3, 1981 (1933-09-17) September 17, 1933 (age 83) 2022
Iowa 2 Joni Ernst Official photo portrait 114th Congress.jpg Ernst, JoniJoni Ernst Republican Farmer U.S. Army Lieutenant Colonel, Iowa Senate Iowa State University (BA)
Columbus State University (MPA)
January 3, 2015 (1970-07-01) July 1, 1970 (age 46) 2020
Kansas 2 Pat Roberts official Senate photo.jpg Roberts, PatPat Roberts Republican Journalist U.S. House Kansas State University, Manhattan (BA) January 3, 1997 (1936-04-20) April 20, 1936 (age 80) 2020
Kansas 3 Jerry Moran, official portrait, 112th Congress headshot.jpg Moran, JerryJerry Moran Republican Banker, lawyer in a law firm U.S. House, Kansas Senate Fort Hays State University (attended)
University of Kansas, Lawrence (BS; JD)
January 3, 2011 (1954-05-29) May 29, 1954 (age 62) 2022
Kentucky 2 Mitch McConnell official portrait 112th Congress.jpg McConnell, MitchMitch McConnell Republican None U.S. Deputy Assistant Attorney General for Legislative Affairs, Jefferson County Executive University of Louisville (BA)
University of Kentucky (JD)
January 3, 1985 (1942-02-20) February 20, 1942 (age 74) 2020
Kentucky 3 Rand Paul, official portrait, 112th Congress alternate.jpg Paul, RandRand Paul Republican Ophthalmologist Congressional Intern Baylor University (attended)
Duke University (MD)
January 3, 2011 (1963-01-07) January 7, 1963 (age 53) 2022
Louisiana 3 David Vitter-112th congress-.jpg Vitter, DavidDavid Vitter Republican Lawyer in private practice, professor U.S. House, Louisiana House Harvard University (BA)
Magdalen College, Oxford (BA)
Tulane University (JD)
January 3, 2005 (1961-05-03) May 3, 1961 (age 55) 2022
Louisiana 2 Bill Cassidy official Senate photo.jpg Cassidy, BillBill Cassidy Republican Physician U.S. House, Louisiana Senate Louisiana State University, Baton Rogue (BS)
Louisiana State University, New Orleans (MD)
January 3, 2015 (1957-09-28) September 28, 1957 (age 59) 2020
Maine 2 Sen Susan Collins official.jpg Collins, SusanSusan Collins Republican Executive director of the Center for Family Business at Husson University Maine Professional and Financial Regulation Commissioner St. Lawrence University (BA) January 3, 1997 (1952-12-07) December 7, 1952 (age 63) 2020
Maine 1 Angus King official portrait.jpg King, AngusAngus King Independent Founder and vice president of energy companies Maine Governor Dartmouth College (BA)
University of Virginia (JD)
January 3, 2013 (1944-03-31) March 31, 1944 (age 72) 2018
Maryland 3 Barbara Mikulski.jpg Mikulski, BarbaraBarbara Mikulski Democratic Social worker U.S. House, Baltimore City Council Mount St. Agnes College (BA)
University of Maryland, Baltimore (MSW)
January 3, 1987 (1936-07-20) July 20, 1936 (age 80) 2016
Maryland 1 Ben Cardin official Senate portrait.jpg Cardin, BenBen Cardin Democratic Lawyer in private practice U.S. House, Maryland House University of Pittsburgh (BA)
University of Maryland, Baltimore (JD)
January 3, 2007 (1943-10-05) October 5, 1943 (age 73) 2018
Massachusetts 1 Elizabeth Warren 2016.jpg Warren, ElizabethElizabeth Warren Democratic Lawyer at a law firm and in private practice, law school professor, research associate, vice president of a nonprofit CFPB Director, COP Chair George Washington University (attended)
University of Houston (BS)
Rutgers University, Newark (JD)
January 3, 2013 (1949-06-22) June 22, 1949 (age 67) 2018
Massachusetts 2 Edward Markey, official portrait, 114th Congress.jpg Markey, EdEd Markey Democratic Lawyer in private practice U.S. House, Massachusetts House Boston College (BA; JD) July 16, 2013 (1946-07-11) July 11, 1946 (age 70) 2020
Michigan 1 Debbie Stabenow, official portrait.jpg Stabenow, DebbieDebbie Stabenow Democratic None U.S. House, Michigan Senate, Michigan House, Ingham County Board Michigan State University (BA; MSW) January 3, 2001 (1950-04-29) April 29, 1950 (age 66) 2018
Michigan 2 Gary Peters, official portrait, 114th Congress.jpg Peters, GaryGary Peters Democratic Financial advisor, lecturer U.S. House, Michigan Lottery Commissioner, Michigan Senate Alma College (BA)
University of Detroit (MBA)
Wayne State University (JD)
Michigan State University (MA)
January 3, 2015 (1958-12-01) December 1, 1958 (age 57) 2020
Minnesota 1 Amy Klobuchar, official portrait, 113th Congress.jpg Klobuchar, AmyAmy Klobuchar Democratic Lawyer in a law firm Hennepin County Attorney Yale University (BA)
University of Chicago (JD)
January 3, 2007 (1960-05-25) May 25, 1960 (age 56) 2018
Minnesota 2 Al Franken Official Senate Portrait.jpg Franken, AlAl Franken Democratic Comedian, writer, radio talk show host None Harvard University (BA) July 7, 2009 (1951-05-21) May 21, 1951 (age 65) 2020
Mississippi 2 CochranThad(R-MS).jpg Cochran, ThadThad Cochran Republican Lawyer in private practice U.S. House University of Mississippi, Oxford (BA; JD) December 27, 1978 (1937-12-07) December 7, 1937 (age 78) 2020
Mississippi 1 SenatorRogerWicker(R-MS).jpg Wicker, RogerRoger Wicker Republican None U.S. House, Mississippi Senate University of Mississippi, Oxford (BA; JD) December 31, 2007 (1951-07-05) July 5, 1951 (age 65) 2018
Missouri 1 Claire McCaskill, official Senate photo portrait, standing, 2007.jpg McCaskill, ClaireClaire McCaskill Democratic Trial lawyer Missouri Auditor, Missouri House, Jackson County Attorney University of Missouri, Columbia (BS; JD) January 3, 2007 (1953-07-24) July 24, 1953 (age 63) 2018
Missouri 3 Roy Blunt, Official Portrait, 112th Congress.jpg Blunt, RoyRoy Blunt Republican President of Southwest Baptist University U.S. House, Missouri Secretary of State Southwest Baptist University, Bolivar (BA)
Missouri State University, Springfield (MA)
January 3, 2011 (1950-01-10) January 10, 1950 (age 66) 2022
Montana 1 Jon Tester, official 110th Congress photo.jpg Tester, JonJon Tester Democratic Music teacher, farmer Montana Senate President University of Great Falls (BS) January 3, 2007 (1956-08-21) August 21, 1956 (age 60) 2018
Montana 2 Steve Daines official Senate portrait.jpg Daines, SteveSteve Daines Republican Businessperson U.S. House Montana State University, Bozeman (BS) January 3, 2015 (1962-08-20) August 20, 1962 (age 54) 2020
Nebraska 1 Deb Fischer official Senate photo.jpg Fischer, DebDeb Fischer Republican Rancher Nebraska Legislature University of Nebraska, Lincoln (BS) January 3, 2013 (1951-03-01) March 1, 1951 (age 65) 2018
Nebraska 2 Ben Sasse Official photo.jpg Sasse, BenBen Sasse Republican President of Midland University U.S. Assistant Secretary of Health and Human Services for Planning and Evaluation Harvard University (BA)
St. John's College, Maryland (MA)
Yale University (MA, MPhil, PhD)
January 3, 2015 (1972-02-22) February 22, 1972 (age 44) 2020
Nevada 3 Harry Reid official portrait 2009 crop.jpg Reid, HarryHarry Reid Democratic None U.S. House, Nevada Lieutenant Governor, Nevada Assembly Southern Utah University (attended)
Utah State University, Logan (BS)
George Washington University (JD)
January 3, 1987 (1939-12-02) December 2, 1939 (age 76) 2016
Nevada 1 Dean Heller, Official Senate Portrait, 112th Congress.jpg Heller, DeanDean Heller Republican Stockbroker, stock trader U.S. House, Nevada Secretary of State, Nevada Assembly University of Southern California (BBA) May 9, 2011 (1960-05-10) May 10, 1960 (age 56) 2018
New Hampshire 2 Jeanne Shaheen, official Senate photo portrait, 2009.jpg Shaheen, JeanneJeanne Shaheen Democratic Teacher, entrepreneur New Hampshire Governor, New Hampshire Senate Shippensburg University (BA)
University of Mississippi, Oxford (MSS)
January 3, 2009 (1947-01-28) January 28, 1947 (age 69) 2020
New Hampshire 3 Kelly Ayotte, Official Portrait, 112th Congress 2.jpg Ayotte, KellyKelly Ayotte Republican Lawyer in a law firm New Hampshire Attorney General Pennsylvania State University, University Park (BA)
Villanova University (JD)
January 3, 2011 (1968-06-27) June 27, 1968 (age 48) 2016
New Jersey 1 Robert Menendez, official Senate photo.jpg Menendez, BobBob Menendez Democratic Lawyer in private practice U.S. House, New Jersey Senate, New Jersey General Assembly, Union City Mayor St. Peter's University (BA)
Rutgers University, Newark (JD)
January 18, 2006 (1954-01-01) January 1, 1954 (age 62) 2018
New Jersey 2 Cory Booker, official portrait, 114th Congress.jpg Booker, CoryCory Booker Democratic Pro bono lawyer Newark Mayor Stanford University (BA; MA)
Queen's College, Oxford (MA)
Yale University (JD)
October 31, 2013 (1969-04-22) April 22, 1969 (age 47) 2020
New Mexico 2 Tom Udall official Senate portrait.jpg Udall, TomTom Udall Democratic None U.S. House, New Mexico Attorney General, Assistant U.S. Attorney, law clerk for the 10th Circuit Prescott College (BA)
Downing College, Cambridge (LLB)
University of New Mexico, Albuquerque (JD)
January 3, 2009 (1948-05-18) May 18, 1948 (age 68) 2020
New Mexico 1 Martin Heinrich, official portrait, 113th Congress.jpg Heinrich, MartinMartin Heinrich Democratic Non-profit director, consultant U.S. House, Albuquerque City Council University of Missouri, Columbia (BS)
University of New Mexico, Albuquerque (attended)
January 3, 2013 (1971-10-17) October 17, 1971 (age 45) 2018
New York 3 Charles Schumer official portrait.jpg Schumer, ChuckChuck Schumer Democratic None U.S. House, New York Assembly Harvard University (BA; JD) January 3, 1999 (1950-11-23) November 23, 1950 (age 66) 2022
New York 1 SenatorGillibrandpic.jpg Gillibrand, KirstenKirsten Gillibrand Democratic Lawyer for law firms U.S. House, law clerk for the 2nd Circuit, U.S. HUD Department special counsel Dartmouth College (BA)
University of California, Los Angeles (JD)
January 26, 2009 (1966-12-09) December 9, 1966 (age 49) 2018
North Carolina 3 Richard Burr official portrait.jpg Burr, RichardRichard Burr Republican Sales manager, director of nonprofits U.S. House Wake Forest University (BA) January 3, 2005 (1955-11-30) November 30, 1955 (age 61) 2022
North Carolina 2 Senator Thom Tillis Official Portrait.jpg Tillis, ThomThom Tillis Republican Business consultant North Carolina House Speaker Chattanooga State Community College (attended)
University of Maryland, University College (BA)
January 3, 2015 (1960-08-30) August 30, 1960 (age 56) 2020
North Dakota 3 Hoeven Official Portrait 2014.JPG Hoeven, JohnJohn Hoeven Republican Banker North Dakota Governor Dartmouth College (BA)
Northwestern University (MBA)
January 3, 2011 (1957-03-13) March 13, 1957 (age 59) 2022
North Dakota 1 Heidi Heitkamp official portrait 113th Congress.jpg Heitkamp, HeidiHeidi Heitkamp Democratic None Lawyer for state government agencies, North Dakota Attorney General, North Dakota Tax Commissioner University of North Dakota (BA)
Lewis and Clark College (JD)
January 3, 2013 (1955-10-30) October 30, 1955 (age 61) 2018
Ohio 1 Sherrod Brown official photo 2009 2.jpg Brown, SherrodSherrod Brown Democratic Teacher U.S. House, Ohio Secretary of State, Ohio House Yale University (BA)
Ohio State University (MPA; MA)
January 3, 2007 (1952-11-09) November 9, 1952 (age 64) 2018
Ohio 3 Rob Portman, official portrait, 112th Congress.jpg Portman, RobRob Portman Republican Farm hand, lobbyist, lawyer in a law firm U.S. House, U.S. Trade Representative, Director of the Office of Management and Budget Dartmouth College (BA)
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor (JD)
January 3, 2011 (1955-12-19) December 19, 1955 (age 60) 2022
Oklahoma 2 Jim Inhofe, official photo portrait, 2007.jpg Inhofe, JimJim Inhofe Republican Businessperson, developer, president of insurance company U.S. Army, U.S. House, Tulsa Mayor, Oklahoma Senate, Oklahoma House University of Tulsa (BA) November 17, 1994 (1934-11-17) November 17, 1934 (age 82) 2020
Oklahoma 3 James Lankford official Senate photo.jpg Lankford, JamesJames Lankford Republican Program director at Falls Creek Baptist Conference Center U.S. House University of Texas, Austin (BS)
Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary (MDiv)
January 3, 2015 (1968-03-04) March 4, 1968 (age 48) 2022
Oregon 3 Ron Wyden official portrait crop.jpg Wyden, RonRon Wyden Democratic Teacher, nonprofit director U.S. House University of California, Santa Barbara (attended)
Stanford University (BA)
University of Oregon (JD)
February 6, 1996 (1949-05-03) May 3, 1949 (age 67) 2022
Oregon 2 Jeff Merkley.jpg Merkley, JeffJeff Merkley Democratic Director of nonprofits Oregon House Speaker, Defense Department tech worker, CBO Analyst, Stanford University (BA)
Princeton University (MPA)
January 3, 2009 (1956-10-24) October 24, 1956 (age 60) 2020
Pennsylvania 1 Senator Bob Casey official photo 2010.jpg Casey Jr., BobBob Casey Jr. Democratic Teacher, basketball coach, lawyer in private practice Pennsylvania Treasurer, Pennsylvania Auditor College of the Holy Cross (BA)
Catholic University of America (JD)
January 3, 2007 (1960-04-13) April 13, 1960 (age 56) 2018
Pennsylvania 3 Pat Toomey, Official Portrait, 112th Congress.jpg Toomey, PatPat Toomey Republican Currency trader, restaurant owner U.S. House Harvard University (BA) January 3, 2011 (1961-11-17) November 17, 1961 (age 55) 2022
Rhode Island 2 Jack Reed, official portrait, 112th Congress.jpg Reed, JackJack Reed Democratic Lawyer at law firms U.S. Army Major, U.S. House, Rhode Island Senate United States Military Academy (BS)
Harvard University (MPP, JD)
January 3, 1997 (1949-11-12) November 12, 1949 (age 67) 2020
Rhode Island 1 Sheldon Whitehouse 2010.jpg Whitehouse, SheldonSheldon Whitehouse Democratic None Law clerk for the West Virginia Supreme Court, Special Assistant to Attorney General, Governor's Executive Counsel, Rhode Island Attorney General, U.S. Attorney for the District of Rhode Island, Rhode Island Director of Business Regulation Yale University (BA)
University of Virginia (JD)
January 3, 2007 (1955-10-20) October 20, 1955 (age 61) 2018
South Carolina 2 Lindsey Graham, Official Portrait 2006.jpg Graham, LindseyLindsey Graham Republican Lawyer in private practice Judge advocate, military prosecutor, U.S. House, South Carolina House of Representatives University of South Carolina, Columbia (BA; JD) January 3, 2003 (1955-07-09) July 9, 1955 (age 61) 2020
South Carolina 3 Tim Scott, official portrait, 113th Congress.jpg Scott, TimTim Scott Republican Insurance agent, financial adviser U.S. House, South Carolina House, Charleston County Council Presbyterian College (attended)
Charleston Southern University (BS)
January 2, 2013 (1965-11-19) November 19, 1965 (age 51) 2022
South Dakota 3 John Thune, official portrait, 111th Congress.jpg Thune, JohnJohn Thune Republican Municipal League Director, Railroad Director U.S. House, Legislative aide, South Dakota Republican Party Executive Director Biola University (BS)
University of South Dakota (MBA)
January 3, 2005 (1961-01-07) January 7, 1961 (age 55) 2022
South Dakota 2 Mike Rounds official Senate portrait.jpg Rounds, MikeMike Rounds Republican Businessperson South Dakota Governor, South Dakota Senate South Dakota State University (BS) January 3, 2015 (1954-10-24) October 24, 1954 (age 62) 2020
Tennessee 2 LamarAlexander.jpg Alexander, LamarLamar Alexander Republican None Law clerk for the 5th Circuit, Senate staffer, Tennessee Governor, U.S. Secretary of Education Vanderbilt University (BA)
New York University (JD)
January 3, 2003 (1940-07-03) July 3, 1940 (age 76) 2020
Tennessee 1 Bob Corker official Senate photo.jpg Corker, BobBob Corker Republican Construction laborer and superintendent, owner of construction and real estate companies Chattanooga Mayor, Tennessee Finance and Administration Commissioner University of Tennessee, Knoxville (BS) January 3, 2007 (1952-08-24) August 24, 1952 (age 64) 2018
Texas 2 John Cornyn official portrait, 2009.jpg Cornyn, JohnJohn Cornyn Republican Lawyer State district judge, Texas Attorney General, Texas Supreme Court Associate Justice Trinity University, Texas (BA)
St. Mary's University, Texas (JD)
University of Virginia (LLM)
December 1, 2002 (1952-02-02) February 2, 1952 (age 64) 2020
Texas 1 Ted Cruz, official portrait, 113th Congress (cropped 2).jpg Cruz, TedTed Cruz Republican Lawyer in a law firm Law clerk for the U.S. 4th Circuit and Supreme Court, U.S. Associate Deputy Attorney General, federal policy advisor, Texas Solicitor General Princeton University (BA)
Harvard University (JD)
January 3, 2013 (1970-12-22) December 22, 1970 (age 45) 2018
Utah 1 Orrin Hatch, Official Photograph.jpg Hatch, OrrinOrrin Hatch Republican Janitor, construction worker, bishop, lawyer None Brigham Young University, Utah (BA)
University of Pittsburgh (JD)
January 3, 1977 (1934-03-22) March 22, 1934 (age 82) 2018
Utah 3 Mike Lee official portrait 112th Congress.jpg Lee, MikeMike Lee Republican Lawyer in a law firm Law clerk for the U.S. District Court and 3rd Circuit, Assistant U.S. Attorney Brigham Young University, Utah (BA; JD) January 3, 2011 (1971-06-04) June 4, 1971 (age 45) 2022
Vermont 3 Leahy2009.jpg Leahy, PatrickPatrick Leahy Democratic Lawyer in private practice Chittenden County State's Attorney St. Michael's College (BA)
Georgetown University (JD)
January 3, 1975 (1940-03-31) March 31, 1940 (age 76) 2022
Vermont 1 Bernie Sanders.jpg Sanders, BernieBernie Sanders Independent[1] Filmmaker, carpenter,[2] writer, researcher Burlington Mayor, U.S. House Brooklyn College (attended)
University of Chicago (BS)
January 3, 2007 (1941-09-08) September 8, 1941 (age 75) 2018
Virginia 2 Mark Warner, official 111th Congress photo portrait.jpg Warner, MarkMark Warner Democratic Businessperson, venture capitalist Virginia Governor, Virginia Democratic Party Chair George Washington University (BA)
Harvard University (JD)
January 3, 2009 (1954-12-15) December 15, 1954 (age 61) 2020
Virginia 1 Tim Kaine, official 113th Congress photo portrait.jpg Kaine, TimTim Kaine Democratic Missionary, law clerk for the 11th Circuit, lawyer in private practice, teacher Virginia Governor, Virginia Lieutenant Governor, Richmond Mayor, Richmond City Council, Democratic National Committee Chair University of Missouri, Columbia (BA)
Harvard University (JD)
January 3, 2013 (1958-02-26) February 26, 1958 (age 58) 2018
Washington 3 Patty Murray, official portrait, 113th Congress.jpg Murray, PattyPatty Murray Democratic Preschool teacher, parenting teacher, lobbyist Washington Senate, Shoreline School Board Washington State University, Pullman (BA) January 3, 1993 (1950-10-11) October 11, 1950 (age 66) 2022
Washington 1 Maria Cantwell, official portrait, 110th Congress.jpg Cantwell, MariaMaria Cantwell Democratic Marketing vice president U.S. House, Washington House Miami University (BA) January 3, 2001 (1958-10-13) October 13, 1958 (age 58) 2018
West Virginia 1 Joe Manchin official portrait 112th Congress.jpg Manchin, JoeJoe Manchin Democratic President of a coal mining company West Virginia Governor, West Virginia Secretary of State, West Virginia Senate, West Virginia House West Virginia University, Morgantown (BS) November 15, 2010 (1947-08-24) August 24, 1947 (age 69) 2018
West Virginia 2 Shelley Moore Capito official Senate photo.jpg Moore Capito, ShelleyShelley Moore Capito Republican None U.S. House Duke University (BS)
University of Virginia (MEd)
January 3, 2015 (1953-11-26) November 26, 1953 (age 63) 2020
Wisconsin 3 Ron Johnson, official portrait, 112th Congress.jpg Johnson, RonRon Johnson Republican Accountant, CEO of plastics manufacturer None University of Minnesota, Twin Cities (BS) January 3, 2011 (1955-04-08) April 8, 1955 (age 61) 2022
Wisconsin 1 Tammy Baldwin, official portrait, 113th Congress.jpg Baldwin, TammyTammy Baldwin Democratic Lawyer in private practice U.S. House, Wisconsin Assembly, Dane County Board Smith College (BA)
University of Wisconsin, Madison (JD)
January 3, 2013 (1962-02-11) February 11, 1962 (age 54) 2018
Wyoming 2 Mike Enzi, official portrait, 111th Congress.jpg Enzi, MikeMike Enzi Republican Shoe salesman, president of nonprofit, accountant for an oil drilling company, executive director for a gas/coal/utilities company Wyoming Air National Guard, Member of the Coal Advisory Committee (U.S. Interior Department), Wyoming Senate, Wyoming House, Gillette Mayor George Washington University (BS)
University of Denver (MBA)
January 3, 1997 (1944-02-01) February 1, 1944 (age 72) 2020
Wyoming 1 John Barrasso official portrait 112th Congress.jpg Barrasso, JohnJohn Barrasso Republican Physician in private practice, orthopedic surgeon, chief of staff of a medical center, president/physician for several nonprofits Wyoming Senate Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (attended)
Georgetown University (BS; MD)
June 25, 2007 (1952-07-21) July 21, 1952 (age 64) 2018


State Class Portrait Name Party Private Sector Experience Public Sector Experience Education Taking Office Born Succeeding
California 3 Kamala Harris Official Attorney General Photo.jpg Harris, KamalaKamala Harris Democratic None California Attorney General, San Francisco District Attorney Howard University (BA)
University of California, Hastings (JD)
January 3, 2017 (1964-10-20) October 20, 1964 (age 52) Barbara Boxer (D)
Illinois 3 Tammy Duckworth, official portrait, 113th Congress.jpg Duckworth, TammyTammy Duckworth Democratic None U.S. Army Lieutenant Colonel, U.S. House, Assistant Secretary of Veterans Affairs for Public and Intergovernmental Affairs, Illinois Director of Veterans Affairs University of Hawaii, Manoa (BA)
George Washington University (BA)
Northern Illinois University
Capella University (PhD)
January 3, 2017 (1968-03-12) March 12, 1968 (age 48) Mark Kirk (R)
Indiana 3 Todd Young, Official Portrait, 112th Congress.jpg Young, ToddTodd Young Republican Attorney, adjunct professor U.S. House United States Naval Academy (BS)
University of Chicago (MBA)
University of London (MA)
Indiana University, Indianapolis (JD)
January 3, 2017 (1972-08-24) August 24, 1972 (age 44) Dan Coats (R)
Maryland 3 Chris Van Hollen official portrait, 2010.jpg Van Hollen, ChrisChris Van Hollen Democratic None U.S. House Swarthmore College (BA)
Georgetown University (JD)
Harvard University (MPP)
January 3, 2017 (1959-01-10) January 10, 1959 (age 57) Barbara Mikulski (D)
Nevada 3 Catherine Cortez Masto (cropped).jpg Cortez Masto, CatherineCatherine Cortez Masto Democratic Attorney Nevada Attorney General University of Nevada, Reno (BS)
Gonzaga University (JD)
January 3, 2017 (1964-03-29) March 29, 1964 (age 52) Harry Reid (D)
New Hampshire 3 Maggie Wood Hassan.jpg Hassan, MaggieMaggie Hassan Democratic Attorney, healthcare executive New Hampshire Governor, New Hampshire Senate Majority Leader Brown University (BA)
Northeastern University (JD)
January 3, 2017 (1958-02-27) February 27, 1958 (age 58) Kelly Ayotte (R)


  1. ^ Senators Angus King of Maine and Bernie Sanders of Vermont caucus with the Democratic Party.