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North Dakota was admitted to the Union on November 2, 1889, and elects senators to Classes Class I and Class III. Its current Senators are Kent Conrad and Byron Dorgan.

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Class I

Senator Party Took office Left office Reason Other offices/Notes
Lyman R. Casey Caseylyman.jpg Republican November 25, 1889 March 4, 1893 Lost renomination
William N. Roach Roachwilliam.jpg Democratic March 4, 1893 March 4, 1899 Lost re-election
Porter J. McCumber Porter James McCumber.jpg Republican March 4, 1899 March 4, 1923 Lost renomination
Lynn Frazier Republican (NPL) March 4, 1923 January 3, 1941 Lost re-election Governor of North Dakota (1917–1921)
William Langer Langer2.gif Republican (NPL) January 3, 1941 November 8, 1959 Died Governor of North Dakota (1933–1934; 1937–1939)
North Dakota Attorney General (1916–1920)
Clarence Norman Brunsdale Brunsdale.jpg Republican November 19, 1959 August 7, 1960 Retired Governor of North Dakota (1951–1957)
Quentin N. Burdick BurdickQN (D-ND).jpg Democratic-NPL August 8, 1960 September 8, 1992 Died
Jocelyn Burdick JocelynBirchBurdick.jpg Democratic-NPL September 16, 1992 December 14, 1992 Retired
Kent Conrad SenatorConradOfficialPortrait.jpg Democratic-NPL December 14, 1992 Present Incumbent Also served in North Dakota's Class III seat

Class III

Senator Party Took office Left office Reason Other offices/Notes
Gilbert A. Pierce Gilbertashville.jpg Republican November 21, 1889 March 3, 1891 Lost re-election Governor of Dakota Territory (1884–1886)
Minister to Portugal (1893)
Henry C. Hansbrough Hansbroughhenry.jpg Republican March 4, 1891 March 4, 1909 Lost re-election U.S. Representative (1889–1891)
Martin N. Johnson Johnsonmartin.jpg Republican March 4, 1909 October 21, 1909 Died U.S. Representative (1891–1899)
Fountain L. Thompson Fountain Thompson.jpg Democratic November 10, 1909 January 31, 1910 Resigned
William E. Purcell Democratic February 1, 1910 February 1, 1911 Lost re-election
Asle Gronna Gronnaasle.jpg Republican February 2, 1911 March 3, 1921 Lost renomination U.S. Representative (1905–1911)
Edwin F. Ladd Edwin Freemont Ladd.jpg Republican March 4, 1921 June 22, 1925 Died
Gerald Nye Gerald Nye.jpg Republican November 14, 1925 January 3, 1945 Lost re-election
John Moses Moses.gif Democratic January 3, 1945 March 3, 1945 Died Governor of North Dakota (1939–1945)
Milton Young Y000047.jpg Republican March 12, 1945 January 3, 1981 Retired President pro tempore (1980)
Mark Andrews MAndrews.jpg Republican January 3, 1981 January 3, 1987 Lost re-election U.S. Representative (1963–1981)
Kent Conrad SenatorConradOfficialPortrait.jpg Democratic-NPL January 3, 1987 December 14, 1992 Resigned Currently serves in North Dakota's Class I seat
Byron Dorgan Byron Dorgan official photo.jpg Democratic-NPL December 15, 1992 Present Incumbent U.S. Representative (1981–1992)
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