United States congressional delegations from Idaho

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These are tables of congressional delegations from Idaho to the United States Senate and United States House of Representatives.

Current delegation
Mike Crapo
Senator Mike Crapo
(R)
Jim Risch
Senator Jim Risch
(R)

Raúl Labrador
Mike Simpson
Idaho’ s current delegation

United States Senate[edit]

Class 2 Senators Congress Class 3 Senators
George L. Shoup (R) 51st (1889–1891) William J. McConnell (R)
52nd (1891–1893) Fred T. Dubois (R)
53rd (1893–1895)
54th (1895–1897)
55th (1897–1899) Henry Heitfeld
(Pop)
56th (1899–1901)
Fred T. Dubois (D) 57th (1901–1903)
58th (1903–1905) Weldon B. Heyburn (R)
59th (1905–1907)
William E. Borah (R) 60th (1907–1909)
61st (1909–1911)
62nd (1911–1913)
Kirtland I. Perky (D)
James H. Brady (R)
63rd (1913–1915)
64th (1915–1917)
65th (1917–1919)
John F. Nugent (D)
66th (1919–1921)
Frank R. Gooding (R)
67th (1921–1923)
68th (1923–1925)
69th (1925–1927)
70th (1927–1929)
John Thomas (R)
71st (1929–1931)
72nd (1931–1933)
73rd (1933–1935) James P. Pope (D)
74th (1935–1937)
75th (1937–1939)
76th (1939–1941) D. Worth Clark (D)
John Thomas (R)
77th (1941–1943)
78th (1943–1945)
79th (1945–1947) Glen H. Taylor (D)
Charles Gossett (D)
Henry C. Dworshak (R)
80th (1947–1949)
Bert H. Miller (D) 81st (1949–1951)
Henry C. Dworshak (R)
82nd (1951–1953) Herman Welker (R)
83rd (1953–1955)
84th (1955–1957)
85th (1957–1959) Frank F. Church (D)
86th (1959–1961)
87th (1961–1963)
Len B. Jordan (R)
88th (1963–1965)
89th (1965–1967)
90th (1967–1969)
91st (1969–1971)
92nd (1971–1973)
James A. McClure (R) 93rd (1973–1975)
94th (1975–1977)
95th (1977–1979)
96th (1979–1981)
97th (1981–1983) Steve Symms (R)
98th (1983–1985)
99th (1985–1987)
100th (1987–1989)
101st (1989–1991)
Larry Craig (R) 102nd (1991–1993)
103rd (1993–1995) Dirk Kempthorne (R)
104th (1995–1997)
105th (1997–1999)
106th (1999–2001) Mike Crapo (R)
107th (2001–2003)
108th (2003–2005)
109th (2005–2007)
110th (2007–2009)
Jim Risch (R) 111th (2009–2011)
112th (2011-2013)
113th (2013–2015)
114th (2015–2017)

Senate Passages[edit]

Congress Predecessor Reason for Vacancy Appointed Successor Date of Appointment Elected Successor Date of Election
62nd Weldon B. Heyburn Died October 17, 1912. Kirtland I. Perky November 18, 1912 James H. Brady February 6, 1913
65th James H. Brady Died January 13, 1918 John F. Nugent January 22, 1918 John F. Nugent November 5, 1918
66th John F. Nugent Resigned January 14, 1921. Frank R. Gooding January 15, 1921 Frank R. Gooding General election
70th Frank R. Gooding Died June 24, 1928. John Thomas June 30, 1928 John Thomas November 6, 1928
76th William E. Borah Died January 19, 1940. John Thomas January 27, 1940 John Thomas November 5, 1940
79th John Thomas Died November 10, 1945 Charles Gossett November 17, 1945 Henry C. Dworshak November 6, 1946
81st Bert H. Miller Died October 8, 1949 Henry C. Dworshak October 14, 1949 Henry C. Dworshak November 7, 1950
87th Henry C. Dworshak Died July 23, 1962. Len B. Jordan August 6, 1962 Len B. Jordan November 6, 1962

House of Representatives[edit]

Delegates from Idaho Territory[edit]

Congress Delegate
38th
(1863–1865)
William H. Wallace (R)
39th
(1865–1867)
Edward Dexter Holbrook (D)
40th
(1867–1869)
41st
(1869–1871)
Jacob K. Shafer (D)
42nd
(1871–1873)
Samuel Augustus Merritt (D)
43rd
(1873–1875)
John Hailey (D)
44th
(1875–1877)
Thomas W. Bennett (Ind)
Stephen Southmyd Fenn (D)
45th
(1877–1879)
46th
(1879–1881)
George Ainslie (D)
47th
(1881–1883)
48th
(1883–1885)
Theodore Frelinghuysen Singiser (R)
49th
(1885–1887)
John Hailey (D)
50th
(1887–1889)
Fred Thomas Dubois (R)
51st
(1889–1891)

Representatives from Idaho[edit]

Congress At-large
51st
(1889–1891)
Willis Sweet (R)
52nd
(1891–1893)
53rd
(1893–1895)
54th
(1895–1897)
Edgar Wilson (R)
55th
(1897–1899)
James Gunn
(Pop)
56th
(1899–1901)
Edgar Wilson
(Silver R)
57th
(1901–1903)
Thomas L. Glenn
(Pop)
58th
(1903–1905)
Burton L. French (R)
59th
(1905–1907)
60th
(1907–1909)
61st
(1909–1911)
Thomas Ray Hamer (R)
62nd
(1911–1913)
Burton L. French (R)
Congress State-wide at-large on a general ticket
1st seat 2nd seat
63rd
(1913–1915)
Burton L. French (R) Addison T. Smith (R)
64th
(1915–1917)
Robert M. McCracken (R)
65th
(1917–1919)
Burton L. French (R)
District
1st 2nd
66th
(1919–1921)
Burton L. French (R) Addison T. Smith (R)
67th
(1921–1923)
68th
(1923–1925)
69th
(1925–1927)
70th
(1927–1929)
71st
(1929–1931)
72nd
(1931–1933)
73rd
(1933–1935)
Compton I. White (D) Thomas C. Coffin (D)
74th
(1935–1937)
D. Worth Clark (D)
75th
(1937–1939)
76th
(1939–1941)
Henry C. Dworshak (R)
77th
(1941–1943)
78th
(1943–1945)
79th
(1945–1947)
80th
(1947–1949)
Abe M. Goff (R) John C. Sanborn (R)
81st
(1949–1951)
Compton I. White (D)
82nd
(1951–1953)
John Wood (R) Hamer H. Budge (R)
83rd
(1953–1955)
Gracie Pfost (D)
84th
(1955–1957)
85th
(1957–1959)
86th
(1959–1961)
87th
(1961–1963)
Ralph R. Harding (D)
88th
(1963–1965)
Compton I. White, Jr. (D)
89th
(1965–1967)
George V. Hansen (R)
90th
(1967–1969)
James A. McClure (R)
91st
(1969–1971)
Orval H. Hansen (R)
92nd
(1971–1973)
93rd
(1973–1975)
Steve Symms (R)
94th
(1975–1977)
George V. Hansen (R)
95th
(1977–1979)
96th
(1979–1981)
97th
(1981–1983)
Larry Craig (R)
98th
(1983–1985)
99th
(1985–1987)
Richard H. Stallings (D)
100th
(1987–1989)
101st
(1989–1991)
102nd
(1991–1993)
Larry LaRocco (D)
103rd
(1993–1995)
Mike Crapo (R)
104th
(1995–1997)
Helen P. Chenoweth (R)
105th
(1997–1999)
106th
(1999–2001)
Michael K. Simpson (R)
107th
(2001–2003)
C. L. Otter (R)
108th
(2003–2005)
109th
(2005–2007)
110th
(2007–2009)
William Sali (R)
111th
(2009–2011)
Walt Minnick (D)
112th
(2011–2013)
Raúl Labrador (R)
113th
(2013–2015)
114th
(2015–2017)

House Passages[edit]

Congress Member Reason for Vacancy Elected Successor Date of Election
73rd Thomas C. Coffin (D) Died June 8, 1934 D. Worth Clark (D) November 6, 1934

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

As of April 2015, there are nine former members of the U.S. House of Representatives from the U.S. State of Idaho who are currently living at this time.

Representative Term of office District Date of birth (and age)
Orval H. Hansen 1969–1975 2nd (1926-08-03) August 3, 1926 (age 88)
Steve Symms 1973–1981 1st (1938-04-23) April 23, 1938 (age 77)
Larry Craig 1981–1991 1st (1945-07-20) July 20, 1945 (age 69)
Richard H. Stallings 1985–1993 2nd (1940-10-07) October 7, 1940 (age 74)
Larry LaRocco 1991–1995 1st (1946-08-25) August 25, 1946 (age 68)
Mike Crapo 1993–1999 2nd (1951-05-20) May 20, 1951 (age 64)
Butch Otter 2001–2007 1st (1942-05-03) May 3, 1942 (age 73)
Bill Sali 2007–2009 1st (1954-02-17) February 17, 1954 (age 61)
Walt Minnick 2009–2011 1st (1942-09-20) September 20, 1942 (age 72)

Living former U.S. Senators from Idaho[edit]

As of April 2015, there are three former U.S. Senators from U.S. State of Idaho who are currently living at this time, one from Class 2 and two from Class 3.

Senator Term of office Class Date of birth (and age)
Steve Symms 1981–1993 3 (1938-04-23) April 23, 1938 (age 77)
Larry Craig 1991–2009 2 (1945-07-20) July 20, 1945 (age 69)
Dirk Kempthorne 1993–1999 3 (1951-10-29) October 29, 1951 (age 63)

Key[edit]

Key to party COLORS and ABBREVIATIONS for Members of the U.S. Congress
American (Know-Nothing) (K-N)
Adams (A),
Anti-Jacksonian (Anti-J),
National Republican (NR)
Anti-Administration (Anti-Admin)
Anti-Masonic (Anti-M)
Conservative (Con)
Democratic (D)
Dixiecrat (Dix),
States' rights (SR)
Democratic-Republican (D-R)
Farmer-Labor (FL)
Federalist (F)
Free Soil (FS)
Free Silver (FSv)
Fusion (FU)
Greenback (GB)
Jacksonian (J)
Non-Partisan League (NPL)
Nullifier (N)
Opposition (O)
Populist (Pop)
Pro-Administration (Pro-Admin)
Progressive (Prog)
Prohibition (Proh)
Readjuster (Rea)
Republican (R)
Socialist (Soc)
Unionist (U)
Whig (W)


Independent,
or None,
or Unaffiliated