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Oregon was admitted to the Union on February 14, 1859. Its current Senators are Ron Wyden (D) and Jeff Merkley (D).

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Class II

Senator Party Took office Left office Reason Notes
Delazon Smith DelazonSmith.jpg Democratic February 14, 1859 March 3, 1859 Lost re-election
Edward D. Baker EdDBaker.jpg Republican October 1, 1860 October 21, 1861 Died
Benjamin Stark Benjamin Stark 1910.jpg Democratic February 27, 1862 December 1, 1862 Retired
Benjamin F. Harding Benjamin F. Harding - Brady-Handy.jpg Democratic December 1, 1862 March 3, 1865 Retired
George H. Williams George Henry Williams, Brady-Handy bw photo portrait, ca1870-1880.jpg Republican March 4, 1865 March 3, 1871 Lost re-election Attorney General of the United States (1872–1875)
James K. Kelly James K. Kelly - Brady-Handy.jpg Democratic March 4, 1871 March 3, 1877 Retired Chief Justice of the Oregon Supreme Court (1878–1882)
La Fayette Grover La Fayette Grover - Brady-Handy.jpg Democratic March 4, 1877 March 3, 1883 Retired Governor of Oregon (1871–1877)
Joseph N. Dolph Joseph N. Dolph.jpg Republican March 4, 1883 March 3, 1895 Lost re-election
George W. McBride George W. McBride.jpg Republican March 4, 1895 March 3, 1901 Lost renomination Speaker of the Oregon House of Representatives
John H. Mitchell John H. Mitchell - Brady-Handy.jpg Republican March 4, 1901 December 8, 1905 Died Also served in Oregon's Class III seat
John M. Gearin John M. Gearin.jpg Democratic December 21, 1905 January 23, 1907 Retired
Frederick W. Mulkey Frederick W. Mulkey.jpg Republican January 30, 1907 March 3, 1907 Retired Selected by popular vote, elected by Legislature
Jonathan Bourne, Jr. Jonathan Bourne.jpg Republican March 4, 1907 March 3, 1913 Lost renomination Selected by popular vote, elected by Legislature
Harry Lane Harry Lane.jpg Democratic March 4, 1913 May 23, 1917 Died Selected by popular vote, elected by Legislature
Charles L. McNary Charles mcnary.jpg Republican June 8, 1917 December 9, 1918 Retired Appointed
Frederick W. Mulkey Frederick W. Mulkey.jpg Republican November 6, 1918 December 17, 1918 Resigned First Oregon Class 2 Senator directly elected under 17th Amendment
Charles L. McNary Charles mcnary.jpg Republican December 17, 1918 February 25, 1944 Died
Guy Cordon Guy F. Cordon.jpg Republican March 13, 1944 January 3, 1955 Lost re-election
Richard L. Neuberger Richard Lewis Neuberger.jpg Democratic January 3, 1955 March 9, 1960 Died
Hall S. Lusk Hall Stoner Lusk.jpg Democratic March 23, 1960 November 9, 1960 Retired Justice of the Oregon Supreme Court (1937–1960)
Maurine Brown Neuberger Maurine Brown Neuberger.jpg Democratic November 9, 1960 January 3, 1967 Retired
Mark Hatfield Mark hatfield.jpg Republican January 3, 1967 January 3, 1997 Retired Governor of Oregon (1959–1967)
Gordon Smith Gordon Smith official portrait.jpg Republican January 3, 1997 January 3, 2009 Lost re-election
Jeff Merkley Jeff Merkley.jpg Democratic January 3, 2009 Incumbent Speaker of the Oregon House of Representatives (2007–2009)

Class III

Senator Party Took office Left office Reason Notes
Joseph Lane Joseph Lane.jpg Democratic February 14, 1859 March 3, 1861 Retired
James W. Nesmith James W. Nesmith - Brady-Handy.jpg Democratic March 4, 1861 March 3, 1867 Lost re-election
Henry W. Corbett Henry W. Corbett - Brady-Handy.jpg Republican March 4, 1867 March 3, 1873 Retired
John H. Mitchell John H. Mitchell - Brady-Handy.jpg Republican March 4, 1873 March 3, 1879 Lost re-election Also served in Oregon's Class II seat
James H. Slater James H. Slater - Brady-Handy.jpg Democratic March 4, 1879 March 3, 1885
John H. Mitchell John H. Mitchell - Brady-Handy.jpg Republican December 17, 1885 March 3, 1897 Lost re-election Also served in Oregon's Class II seat
Joseph Simon Joseph Simon of Oregon.jpg Republican October 7, 1898 March 3, 1903 Retired
Charles W. Fulton Charles W. Fulton.jpg Republican March 4, 1903 March 3, 1909 Lost re-election
George E. Chamberlain George E Chamberlain -3Qtr view.jpg Democratic March 4, 1909 March 3, 1921 Lost re-election Selected by popular vote, elected by Legislature, 1908
Re-elected under 17th Amendment, 1914
Governor of Oregon (1903–1909)
Robert N. Stanfield Robert Nelson Stanfield.jpg Republican March 4, 1921 March 3, 1927 Lost re-election Speaker of the Oregon House of Representatives (1917)
Frederick Steiwer Fredericksteiwer.jpg Republican March 4, 1927 January 31, 1938 Resigned
Alfred E. Reames Alfred Evan Reames.jpg Democratic February 11, 1938 November 9, 1938 Retired
Alexander G. Barry Alexander Grant Barry.jpg Republican November 9, 1938 January 3, 1939 Retired
Rufus C. Holman Rufus Holman.jpg Republican January 3, 1939 January 3, 1945 Lost renomination
Wayne Morse Wayne Morse.jpg Republican January 3, 1945 January 3, 1969 Lost re-election
Independent
Democratic
Bob Packwood RWPackwood.jpg Republican January 3, 1969 October 1, 1995 Resigned
Ron Wyden Ron Wyden official portrait crop.jpg Democratic February 6, 1996 Incumbent

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