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Arizona was admitted to the Union on February 14, 1912, and elects senators to Class I and Class III. Its current senators are John McCain and Jon Kyl.

Class I

Senator Party Took office Left office Reason Other offices/Notes
Henry F. Ashurst Henry Fountain Ashurst.jpg Democratic March 27, 1912 January 3, 1941 Lost renomination Speaker of the Arizona Territory House of Representatives (1899)
Ernest McFarland Mcfarland ernest.jpg Democratic January 3, 1941 January 3, 1953 Lost re-election Senate Majority Leader (1951–1953)
Governor of Arizona (1955–1959)
Chief Justice of the Arizona Supreme Court (1968–1970)
Barry Goldwater Barry Goldwater.jpg Republican January 3, 1953 January 3, 1965 Retired Republican nominee for President (1964)
Also served in Arizona's Class III seat
Paul Fannin Paul Fannin.jpg Republican January 3, 1965 January 3, 1977 Retired Governor of Arizona (1959–1965)
Dennis DeConcini D000186.jpg Democratic January 3, 1977 January 3, 1995 Retired
Jon Kyl Jon Kyl, official 109th Congress photo.jpg Republican January 4, 1995 Present Incumbent U.S. Representative (1987–1995)
Senate Republican Whip (2007—)

Class III

Senator Party Took office Left office Reason Other offices/Notes
Marcus A. Smith Marcus Aurelius Smith.jpg Democratic March 27, 1912 March 4, 1921 Lost re-election Arizona's Territorial Delegate (1887–1895; 1897–1899; 1901–1903; 1905–1909)
Ralph H. Cameron Ralph Henry Cameron.jpg Republican March 4, 1921 March 4, 1927 Lost re-election Arizona's Territorial Delegate (1909–1912)
Carl Hayden CarlHayden.jpg Democratic March 4, 1927 January 3, 1969 Retired President pro tempore (1957–1969)
U.S. Representatives (1912–1927)
Barry Goldwater Barry Goldwater.jpg Republican January 3, 1969 January 3, 1987 Retired Republican nominee for President (1964)
Also served in Arizona's Class I seat
John McCain John McCain official portrait 2009.jpg Republican January 3, 1987 Present Incumbent Republican nominee for President (2008)

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