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Affiliation Members Note
  Democratic Party 58
  Republican Party 40
  Independent 2 Joe Lieberman and Bernie Sanders caucus with the Democrats.
Total 100



Office Party Officer State Since
President Democratic Party Joe Biden official portrait crop.jpg Joe Biden Delaware 2009
President pro tempore Democratic Party Robert Byrd official portrait.jpg Robert Byrd West Virginia 2007

Majority (Democratic) leadership

Office Officer State Since
Senate Majority Leader
Democratic Conference Chairman
Harry Reid Nevada 2007
Senate Majority Whip Richard Durbin Illinois 2007
Vice-Chairman of the Democratic Conference Chuck Schumer New York 2007
Democratic Policy Committee Chairman Byron Dorgan North Dakota 1999
Democratic Conference Secretary Patty Murray Washington 2007
Democratic Campaign Committee Chairman Robert Menendez New Jersey 2009

Minority (Republican) leadership

Office Officer State Since
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell Kentucky 2007
Senate Minority Whip Jon Kyl Arizona 2007
Republican Conference Chairman Lamar Alexander Tennessee 2007
Republican Policy Committee Chairman John Thune South Dakota 2009
Republican Conference Secretary Lisa Murkowski Alaska 2009
Republican Campaign Committee Chairman John Cornyn Texas 2009


Key to Senate classes and Ends of term

Class End of Term Democratic Republican Independent Total
1 2013 22 9 2 33
2 2015 20 13 33
3 2011 16 18 34
State Class   Name Party Religion Prior Experience Education First took
Alabama 3 Richard Shelby official portrait.JPG Shelby, RichardRichard Shelby Republican Presbyterian Alabama Senate; U.S. House (AL-7) Alabama (BA, JD) 1987 1934
Alabama 2 Jeff Sessions official portrait.jpg Sessions, JeffJeff Sessions Republican Methodist State Attorney General Huntingdon College, University of Alabama 1997 1946
Alaska 3 Lisa Murkowski 1.jpg Murkowski, LisaLisa Murkowski Republican Roman Catholic Alaska House of Representatives Georgetown, Willamette 2002 1957
Alaska 2 Mark Begich, official Senate photo portrait, 2009.jpg Begich, MarkMark Begich Democratic Roman Catholic Mayor of Anchorage University of Alaska Anchorage (attended) 2009 1962
Arizona 3 John McCain official portrait 2009.jpg McCain, JohnJohn McCain Republican Baptist[1] Military, U.S. House U.S. Naval Academy[2] 1987 1936
Arizona 1 Jon Kyl, official 109th Congress photo.jpg Kyl, JonJon Kyl Republican Presbyterian Attorney, U.S. House Arizona (BA, JD) 1995 1942
Arkansas 3 Lincoln-portrait-2007.jpg Lincoln, BlancheBlanche Lincoln Democratic Episcopalian U.S. House Randolph-Macon Women's College, Arkansas 1999 1960
Arkansas 2 Mark Pryor, head and shoulders photo portrait with flag, 2006.jpg Pryor, MarkMark Pryor Democratic Southern Baptist Arkansas House of Representatives, State Attorney General Arkansas (BA, JD) 2003 1963
California 1 Dianne Feinstein, official Senate photo.jpg Feinstein, DianneDianne Feinstein Democratic Jewish Mayor of San Francisco, San Francisco Board of Supervisors Stanford 1992 1933
California 3 Barbara Boxer 2005.jpg Boxer, BarbaraBarbara Boxer Democratic Jewish Marin County Board of Supervisors, U.S. House Brooklyn 1993 1940
Colorado 2 MarkUdall-Senate Portrait.jpg Udall, MarkMark Udall Democratic Presbyterian State Representative, U.S. House Williams 2009 1950
Colorado 3 MichaelBennetofficialphoto.jpg Bennet, MichaelMichael Bennet Democratic Unspecified Superintendent, Denver Public Schools Wesleyan, Yale Law 2009 1964
Connecticut 3 Christopher Dodd official portrait 2-cropped.jpg Dodd, ChrisChris Dodd Democratic Roman Catholic U.S. House Providence, Louisville 1981 1944
Connecticut 1 Joe Lieberman 2008.jpg Lieberman, JoeJoe Lieberman Independent Democratic Jewish State Attorney General Yale (BA, LLB) 1989 1942
Delaware 1 Thomas Carper.jpg Carper, TomTom Carper Democratic Presbyterian Governor; U.S. House; Delaware Treasurer Ohio State, Delaware 2001 1947
Delaware 2 Ted Kaufman, official Senate photo portrait, 2009.jpg Kaufman, TedTed Kaufman Democratic Roman Catholic Chief of Staff of Senator Joe Biden Duke, Pennsylvania 2009 1939
Florida 1 Bill Nelson.jpg Nelson, BillBill Nelson Democratic Episcopalian U.S. House of Representatives, State Treasurer Yale, Virginia 2001 1942
Florida 3 Senator George LeMieux.jpg LeMieux, GeorgeGeorge LeMieux Republican Roman Catholic Lawyer, Chief of Staff of Governor Charlie Crist Emory, Georgetown Law 2009 1969
Georgia 2 Saxby Chambliss.jpg Chambliss, SaxbySaxby Chambliss Republican Episcopalian U.S. House Georgia, Tennessee 2003 1943
Georgia 3 Johnny Isakson.jpg Isakson, JohnnyJohnny Isakson Republican United Methodist U.S. House (GA-6) Georgia 2005 1944
Hawaii 3 Daniel Inouye, official Senate photo portrait, 2008.jpg Inouye, DanielDaniel Inouye Democratic Methodist U.S. House (HI-At Large) Hawaii, George Washington 1963 1924
Hawaii 1 Daniel Akaka official photo.jpg Akaka, DanielDaniel Akaka Democratic United Church of Christ U.S. House Hawaii (BA, M.Ed.) 1991 1924
Idaho 3 Mike Crapo Official Photo 110th Congress.jpg Crapo, MikeMike Crapo Republican LDS Idaho State Senate, U.S. House (ID-2) Brigham Young, Harvard Law 1999 1951
Idaho 2 Jim Risch official portrait.jpg Risch, JimJim Risch Republican Roman Catholic State Senate Majority Leader, Governor of Idaho, Lieutenant Governor of Idaho Idaho 2009 1943
Illinois 2 Richard Durbin official photo.jpg Durbin, DickDick Durbin Democratic Roman Catholic U.S. House Georgetown (BS, JD) 1997 1944
Illinois 3 Sen Roland Burris.jpg Burris, RolandRoland Burris Democratic Baptist Illinois Attorney General, Illinois Comptroller Howard University School of Law, Southern Illinois University Carbondale (JD, BA) 2009 1937
Indiana 1 Dick Lugar offical photo.jpg Lugar, RichardRichard Lugar Republican United Methodist Mayor of Indianapolis Denison, Oxford 1977 1932
Indiana 3 Evan Bayh official portrait.jpg Bayh, EvanEvan Bayh Democratic Episcopalian Indiana Secretary of State, Governor Indiana University, Virginia 1999 1955
Iowa 3 Sen Chuck Grassley official.jpg Grassley, ChuckChuck Grassley Republican Baptist Iowa House of Representatives, U.S. House (IA-3) Northern Iowa (BA, MA) 1981 1933
Iowa 2 Tom Harkin official portrait.jpg Harkin, TomTom Harkin Democratic Roman Catholic U.S. House (IA-5) Iowa State, Catholic 1985 1939
Kansas 3 Sam Brownback official portrait 3.jpg Brownback, SamSam Brownback Republican Roman Catholic U.S. House (KS-2) Kansas State, Kansas 1996 1956
Kansas 2 Pat Roberts official photo.jpg Roberts, PatPat Roberts Republican Methodist U.S. House (KS-1) Kansas State 1997 1936
Kentucky 2 Sen Mitch McConnell official.jpg McConnell, MitchMitch McConnell Republican Baptist Jefferson County Executive Louisville, Kentucky 1985 1942
Kentucky 3 Jim Bunning official photo.jpg Bunning, JimJim Bunning Republican Roman Catholic MLB Baseball player, Fort Thomas City Council, Kentucky State Senate, U.S. House (KY-4) Xavier 1999 1931
Louisiana 2 Mary Landrieu Senate portrait.jpg Landrieu, MaryMary Landrieu Democratic Roman Catholic State Treasurer Louisiana State 1997 1955
Louisiana 3 DVitterOfficial.jpg Vitter, DavidDavid Vitter Republican Roman Catholic U.S. House (LA-1) Harvard, Oxford, Tulane 2005 1961
Maine 1 Olympia Snowe, official photo 2.JPG Snowe, OlympiaOlympia Snowe Republican Eastern Orthodox Maine House of Representatives;Maine Senate; U.S. House (ME-2), First Lady of Maine Maine 1995 1947
Maine 2 Sen Susan Collins official.jpg Collins, SusanSusan Collins Republican Roman Catholic Deputy State Treasurer St. Lawrence 1997 1952
Maryland 3 Barbara Mikulski.jpg Mikulski, BarbaraBarbara Mikulski Democratic Roman Catholic Baltimore City Council, U.S. House (MD-3) Mount Saint Agnes, Maryland 1987 1936
Maryland 1 Ben Cardin, official Senate photo portrait.jpg Cardin, BenBen Cardin Democratic Jewish Maryland House of Delegates, U.S. House (MD-3) Pittsburgh, Maryland 2007 1943
Massachusetts 2 John F. Kerry.jpg Kerry, JohnJohn Kerry Democratic Roman Catholic Lieutenant Governor Yale, Boston College 1985 1943
Massachusetts 1 Paul Kirk Official Photo.jpg Kirk, Paul G.Paul G. Kirk Democratic Roman Catholic Attorney, Democratic National Committee chair Harvard College, Harvard Law School 2009 1938
Michigan 2 Carl Levin official portrait.jpg Levin, CarlCarl Levin Democratic Jewish Detroit City Council Swarthmore, Harvard 1979 1934
Michigan 1 Debbie Stabenow official photo.jpg Stabenow, DebbieDebbie Stabenow Democratic United Methodist Ingham County Board of Commissioners, Michigan House of Representatives, Michigan Senate, U.S. House (MI-8) Michigan State (BA, MSW) 2001 1950
Minnesota 1 Amy Klobuchar.jpg Klobuchar, AmyAmy Klobuchar Democratic-Farmer-Labor Congregationalist Hennepin County Attorney Yale, Chicago 2007 1960
Minnesota 2 Al Franken Official Senate Portrait.jpg Franken, AlAl Franken Democratic-Farmer-Labor Jewish Comedian, actor, author, screenwriter, political commentator, and radio host Harvard 2009 1951
Mississippi 2 CochranThad(R-MS).jpg Cochran, ThadThad Cochran Republican Baptist U.S. House (MS-4) Mississippi (BA, JD) 1979 1937
Mississippi 1 SenatorRogerWicker(R-MS).jpg Wicker, RogerRoger Wicker Republican Southern Baptist U.S. House (MS-1) Mississippi (BA, JD) 2007 1951
Missouri 3 Kit Bond official portrait.jpg Bond, KitKit Bond Republican Presbyterian State Auditor, Governor Princeton, Virginia 1987 1939
Missouri 1 Claire McCaskill, official Senate photo portrait, standing, 2007.jpg McCaskill, ClaireClaire McCaskill Democratic Roman Catholic State Auditor; Missouri House of Representatives;Jackson County Prosecutor University of Missouri (BS, JD) 2007 1953
Montana 2 Max S Baucus.jpg Baucus, MaxMax Baucus Democratic United Church of Christ U.S. House (MT-1) Stanford (BS, LLB) 1979 1941
Montana 1 Jon Tester, official 110th Congress photo.jpg Tester, JonJon Tester Democratic Church of God Montana State Senate President Great Falls 2007 1956
Nebraska 1 Ben Nelson official photo.jpg Nelson, BenBen Nelson Democratic Methodist Governor University of Nebraska (BA, MA, JD) 2001 1941
Nebraska 2 Mike Johanns official Senate photo.jpg Johanns, MikeMike Johanns Republican Roman Catholic Mayor of Lincoln, Governor of Nebraska, US Secretary of Agriculture St. Mary's University, Creighton University 2009 1950
Nevada 3 Harry Reid official portrait 2009.jpg Reid, HarryHarry Reid Democratic LDS Nevada Assembly, Lt. Governor of Nevada, U.S. House (NV-1) Southern Utah, Utah State, George Washington 1987 1939
Nevada 1 Sen John Ensign official(2).jpg Ensign, JohnJohn Ensign Republican International Church of the Foursquare Gospel U.S. House (NV-1) UNLV, Oregon State, Colorado 2001 1958
New Hampshire 3 Greggofficial2009.jpg Gregg, JuddJudd Gregg Republican Congregationalist Governor, U.S. House (NH-2) Columbia, Boston University 1993 1947
New Hampshire 2 Jeanne Shaheen, official Senate photo portrait, 2009.jpg Shaheen, JeanneJeanne Shaheen Democratic Non-denominational Christian New Hampshire State Senate, Governor Shippensburg University, University of Mississippi 2009 1947
New Jersey 2 Frank Lautenberg official portrait.jpg Lautenberg, FrankFrank Lautenberg Democratic Jewish U.S. Senate, Class 1 Columbia 2003 1924
New Jersey 1 Robert Menendez, official Senate photo.jpg Menendez, BobBob Menendez Democratic Roman Catholic Union City Board of Education, Mayor of Union City, New Jersey General Assembly, New Jersey Senate, U.S. House (NJ-13) Saint Peter's College, Rutgers 2006 1954
New Mexico 1 Official Photo of Senator Jeff Bingaman (D-NM) 2008.jpg Bingaman, JeffJeff Bingaman Democratic Methodist State Attorney General Harvard, Stanford 1983 1943
New Mexico 2 Tom Udall Official House Picture.jpg Udall, TomTom Udall Democratic LDS U.S. House (NM-3), State Attorney General Prescott College, Cambridge University (J.D.), University of New Mexico School of Law 2009 1948
New York 3 Charles Schumer official portrait.jpg Schumer, ChuckChuck Schumer Democratic Jewish New York State Assembly, U.S. House (NY-9) Harvard (BA, JD) 1999 1950
New York 1 Senator Kirsten Gillibrand.jpg Gillibrand, KirstenKirsten Gillibrand Democratic Roman Catholic U.S. House (NY-20) Dartmouth, UCLA 2009 1966
North Carolina 3 Richard Burr official photo.jpg Burr, RichardRichard Burr Republican Methodist U.S. House (NC-5) Wake Forest 2005 1955
North Carolina 2 Kay Hagan official photo.jpg Hagan, KayKay Hagan Democratic Presbyterian Sunday School Teacher, North Carolina State Senate (27, 32) Florida State University, Wake Forest University 2009 1953
North Dakota 1 SenatorConradOfficialPortrait.jpg Conrad, KentKent Conrad Democratic-NPL Unitarian Universalist State Tax Commissioner Stanford, George Washington 1987 1948
North Dakota 3 Byron Dorgan, official photo portrait 2.jpg Dorgan, ByronByron Dorgan Democratic-NPL Lutheran U.S. House (ND-At Large) North Dakota, Denver 1993 1942
Ohio 3 George Voinovich, official photo portrait, 2006.jpg Voinovich, GeorgeGeorge Voinovich Republican Roman Catholic Lt. Governor; Mayor of Cleveland; Governor Ohio, Ohio State 1999 1936
Ohio 1 Sherrod Brown official photo 2009 2.jpg Brown, SherrodSherrod Brown Democratic Lutheran State Secretary of State, U.S. House (OH-13) Yale, Ohio State 2007 1952
Oklahoma 2 Jim Inhofe, official photo portrait, 2007.jpg Inhofe, JimJim Inhofe Republican Presbyterian Oklahoma House of Rep; Oklahoma Senate; Mayor of Tulsa; U.S. House (OK-1) Tulsa 1995 1934
Oklahoma 3 Tom Coburn official portrait.jpg Coburn, TomTom Coburn Republican Baptist Physician, U.S. House (OK-2) Oklahoma State, Oklahoma 2005 1948
Oregon 3 Ron Wyden official portrait crop.jpg Wyden, RonRon Wyden Democratic Jewish U.S. House (OR-3) Stanford, Oregon 1996 1949
Oregon 2 Jeff Merkley.jpg Merkley, JeffJeff Merkley Democratic Lutheran State House Speaker Stanford (B.A.), Princeton (M.P.P.) 2009 1956
Pennsylvania 3 Arlen Specter, official Senate photo portrait.jpg Specter, ArlenArlen Specter Democratic Jewish Philadelphia District Attorney Pennsylvania, Yale 1981 1930
Pennsylvania 1 Bob Casey, official Senate photo portrait, c2008.jpg Casey, Jr., BobBob Casey, Jr. Democratic Roman Catholic State Treasurer, State Auditor Holy Cross, Catholic 2007 1960
Rhode Island 2 Jack Reed, official photo portrait, 2008.jpg Reed, JackJack Reed Democratic Roman Catholic State Senate; U.S. House (RI-2) United States Military Academy, Harvard 1997 1949
Rhode Island 1 Senwhitehouse.jpg Whitehouse, SheldonSheldon Whitehouse Democratic Episcopalian US Attorney for Rhode Island, State Attorney General Yale, Virginia 2007 1955
South Carolina 2 Lindsey Graham, official Senate photo portrait, 2006.jpg Graham, LindseyLindsey Graham Republican Southern Baptist U.S. House (SC-3) South Carolina (BA, JD) 2003 1955
South Carolina 3 Jim DeMint.jpg DeMint, JimJim DeMint Republican Presbyterian U.S. House (SC-4) Tennessee, Clemson University 2005 1951
South Dakota 2 Tim Johnson, official photo as senator.jpg Johnson, TimTim Johnson Democratic Lutheran U.S. House (SD-At Large) South Dakota (BA, MPA, JD) 1997 1946
South Dakota 3 John Thune official photo.jpg Thune, JohnJohn Thune Republican Evangelical Christian U.S. House (SD-At Large) Biola, South Dakota 2005 1961
Tennessee 2 Lamar Alexander official portrait.jpg Alexander, LamarLamar Alexander Republican Presbyterian Governor; U.S. Secretary of Education Vanderbilt, New York University 2003 1940
Tennessee 1 Bob Corker, official Senate photo, 09-21-07.jpg Corker, BobBob Corker Republican Presbyterian Mayor of Chattanooga Tennessee 2007 1952
Texas 1 Kay Bailey Hutchison, official photo 2.jpg Hutchison, Kay BaileyKay Bailey Hutchison Republican Episcopalian State Treasurer Texas (BA, JD) 1993 1943
Texas 2 John Cornyn official portrait.jpg Cornyn, JohnJohn Cornyn Republican Church of Christ State Attorney General Trinity University, St. Mary's University, Virginia 2003 1952
Utah 1 Orrin Hatch, official 110th Congress photo.jpg Hatch, OrrinOrrin Hatch Republican LDS attorney Brigham Young, Pittsburgh 1977 1934
Utah 3 Sen Bennett.jpg Bennett, Robert FosterRobert Foster Bennett Republican LDS businessman Utah 1993 1933
Vermont 3 Leahy2009.jpg Leahy, PatrickPatrick Leahy Democratic Roman Catholic Chittenden County State's Attorney St. Michael's College, Georgetown 1975 1940
Vermont 1 Bernie Sanders.jpg Sanders, BernieBernie Sanders Independent Jewish U.S. House (VT-At Large), Mayor of Burlington Brooklyn College, Chicago 2007 1941
Virginia 1 Jim Webb, leaning against pillar, 2007.jpg Webb, JimJim Webb Democratic Non-denominational Christian U.S. Secretary of the Navy U.S. Naval Academy, USC, Georgetown University 2007 1946
Virginia 2 Mark Warner, official 111th Congress photo portrait.jpg Warner, MarkMark Warner Democratic Presbyterian Entrepreneur, Governor George Washington, Harvard 2009 1954
Washington 3 Patty Murray official portrait.jpg Murray, PattyPatty Murray Democratic Roman Catholic State Senate Washington State 1993 1950
Washington 1 Maria Cantwell official photo.jpg Cantwell, MariaMaria Cantwell Democratic Roman Catholic Washington State House of Representatives, U.S. House (WA-1) Miami University 2001 1958
West Virginia 1 Byrd of2.jpg Byrd, RobertRobert Byrd Democratic Baptist U.S. House (WV-6) Marshall, George Washington, American 1959 1917
West Virginia 2 Jay Rockefeller official photo.jpg Rockefeller, JayJay Rockefeller Democratic Presbyterian Governor Harvard 1985 1937
Wisconsin 1 Herbert Kohl, official photo.jpg Kohl, HerbHerb Kohl Democratic Jewish State Democratic Party chairman Wisconsin–Madison, Harvard 1989 1935
Wisconsin 3 Russ Feingold Official Portrait 3.jpg Feingold, RussRuss Feingold Democratic Jewish State Senate Wisconsin–Madison, Oxford, Harvard 1993 1953
Wyoming 2 Mike Enzi official portrait.jpg Enzi, MikeMike Enzi Republican Presbyterian Mayor of Gillette; Wyoming House of Representatives; State Senate George Washington, Denver 1997 1944
Wyoming 1 Sen. John Barrasso Official Portrait 7.17.07.jpg Barrasso, JohnJohn Barrasso Republican Presbyterian State Senate Georgetown (BS, MD) 2007 1952
State Class Name Party Religion Prior Experience Education First took



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