Wyoming's at-large congressional district

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Wyoming's At-large congressional district
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Current Representative Cynthia Lummis (RCheyenne)
Area 97,100 mi2
Population (2010) 563,626
Median income $37,892
Ethnicity 85.9% White, 0.8% Black, 0.8% Asian, 8.9% Hispanic, 2.1% Native American, 1.6% other
Cook PVI R+22

Wyoming's at-large Congressional District is the sole congressional district for the state of Wyoming. Based on size, it is the third largest congressional district in the nation.

The district is currently represented by Republican Cynthia Lummis.

History[edit]

The district was first created when Wyoming achieved statehood on July 10, 1890, electing a single member. Since its creation, Wyoming has retained a single congressional district.

Voter Registration[edit]

Voter Registration and Party Enrollment as of December 12, 2012[1]
Party Total Voters Percentage
  Democratic 58,618 21.01%
  Republican 179,609 64.37%
  Minor Parties 2,442 0.88%
  Unaffiliated 38,369 13.75%
Total 279,038 100%

Presidential elections[edit]

Performance Average - Democratic (29.44%), Republican (67.88%), Third Party (2.69%)

List of Representatives[edit]

The district was created upon Wyoming statehood in 1890.

Representative Party Years of Service Note
Senator Clarence Don Clark.jpg Clarence D. Clark Republican December 1, 1890 –
March 3, 1893
Lost re-election
HenryCoffeen.jpg Henry A. Coffeen Democratic March 4, 1893 –
March 3, 1895
Lost re-election
FranklinWMondell.jpg Frank W. Mondell Republican March 4, 1895 –
March 3, 1897
Lost re-election
JohnEOsborne.jpg John E. Osborne Democratic March 4, 1897 –
March 3, 1899
Retired
FranklinWMondell.jpg Frank W. Mondell Republican March 4, 1899 –
March 3, 1923
Retired to run for run for U.S. Senate
Charles E. Winter (Wyoming Congressman).jpg Charles E. Winter Republican March 4, 1923 –
March 3, 1929
Retired to run for run for U.S. Senate
No image.svg Vincent M. Carter Republican March 4, 1929 –
January 3, 1935
Retired to run for run for U.S. Senate
Paul Greever.jpg Paul R. Greever Democratic January 3, 1935 –
January 3, 1939
Lost re-election
No image.svg Frank O. Horton Republican January 3, 1939 –
January 3, 1941
Lost re-election
No image.svg John J. McIntyre Democratic January 3, 1941 –
January 3, 1943
Lost re-election
Frank Barrett.jpg Frank A. Barrett Republican January 3, 1943 –
December 31, 1950
Resigned after elected Governor
Vacant December 31, 1950 –
January 3, 1951
WH Harrison Wyoming.jpg Bill Harrison Republican January 3, 1951 –
January 3, 1955
Retired to run for run for U.S. Senate
Edwin Keith Thompson (Wyoming Congressman).jpg Edwin K. Thomson Republican January 3, 1955 –
December 9, 1960
Retired to run for run for U.S. Senate
Died
Vacant December 9, 1960 –
January 3, 1961
WH Harrison Wyoming.jpg Bill Harrison Republican January 3, 1961 –
January 3, 1965
Lost re-election
Teno Roncalio 95th Congress 1977.jpg Teno Roncalio Democratic January 3, 1965 –
January 3, 1967
Retired to run for run for U.S. Senate
WH Harrison Wyoming.jpg Bill Harrison Republican January 3, 1967 –
January 3, 1969
Lost re-election
John S. Wold.jpg John S. Wold Republican January 3, 1969 –
January 3, 1971
Retired to run for run for U.S. Senate
Teno Roncalio 95th Congress 1977.jpg Teno Roncalio Democratic January 3, 1971 –
December 30, 1978
Resigned
Vacant December 30, 1978 –
January 3, 1979
Secretary of Defense Richard B. Cheney, official portrait.jpg Dick Cheney Republican January 3, 1979 –
March 17, 1989
Resigned to become U.S. Secretary of Defense
Vacant March 17, 1989 –
April 26, 1989
Craig Thomas official portrait.jpg Craig L. Thomas Republican April 26, 1989 –
January 3, 1995
Retired to run for U.S. Senate
BarbCubin.jpg Barbara Cubin Republican January 3, 1995 –
January 3, 2009
Retired
CynthiaLummis.jpg Cynthia Lummis Republican January 3, 2009 –
Present
Retiring[2]

Recent Elections[edit]

2000[edit]

Wyoming’s At-Large Congressional District Election – 2000
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Barbara Cubin 141,848 66.81
Democratic Michael Allen Green 60,638 28.56
Libertarian Lewis Stock 6,411 3.02
Natural Law Victor Raymond 3,415 1.61

2002[edit]

Wyoming’s At-Large Congressional District Election – 2002
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Barbara Cubin 110,229 60.52
Democratic Ron Akin 65,961 36.21
Libertarian Lewis Stock 5,962 3.27

2004[edit]

Wyoming’s At-Large Congressional District Election – 2004
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Barbara Cubin 131,682 55.28
Democratic Ted Ladd 99,982 41.97
Libertarian Lewis Stock 6,553 2.75

2006[edit]

Wyoming’s At-Large Congressional District Election – 2006
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Barbara Cubin 93,336 48.33
Democratic Gary Trauner 92,324 47.80
Libertarian Thom Rankin 7,481 3.87

2008[edit]

Wyoming’s At-Large Congressional District Election – 2008
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Cynthia Lummis 131,244 52.63
Democratic Gary Trauner 106,758 42.81
Libertarian W. David Herbert 11,030 4.42
Write-in Others 363 0.15

2010[edit]

Wyoming’s At-Large Congressional District Election – 2010
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Cynthia Lummis 131,661 70.42
Democratic Dave Wendt 45,768 24.48
Libertarian John V. Lowe 9,253 4.95
Write-in Others 287 0.15

2012[edit]

Wyoming’s At-Large Congressional District Election – 2012
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Cynthia Lummis 166,452 68.89
Democratic Chris Henrichsen 57,573 23.83
Libertarian Richard P. Brubaker 8,442 3.49
Constitution Daniel Clyde Cummings 4,963 2.05
Independent Don Wills 3,775 1.56
Write-in Others 416 0.17

2014[edit]

Wyoming’s At-Large Congressional District Election – 2014
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Cynthia Lummis 113,038 68.47
Democratic Richard Grayson 37,803 22.90
Libertarian Richard P. Brubaker 7,112 4.31
Constitution Daniel Clyde Cummings 6,749 4.09
Write-in Others 398 0.24

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

As of April 2015, three former members of the U.S. House of Representatives from Wyoming's at-large congressional district are alive.

U.S. Representative U.S. House of Representatives Term Date of birth (and age)
John S. Wold 1969–1971 (1916-08-31) August 31, 1916 (age 100)
Richard Cheney 1979–1989 (1941-01-30) January 30, 1941 (age 75)
Barbara Cubin 1995–2009 (1946-11-30) November 30, 1946 (age 69)

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Registration and Party Enrollment Statistics as of December 12, 2012" (PDF). Wyoming Secretary of State. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2013-01-04. Retrieved 2012-12-13. 
  2. ^ Gruver, Mead; Fram, Alan (November 12, 2015). "Wyoming GOP Rep. Cynthia Lummis retiring after 4 terms". Associated Press. Business Insider. Retrieved August 17, 2016.