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The Montana Senate is the upper house of the Montana State Legislature, the state legislative branch of the U.S. state of Montana. The body is composed of 50 senators.


Composition of the Senate

61st Legislature - 2009-2011
Affiliation Party
(Shading indicates majority caucus)
Republican Democratic Vacant
End of previous legislature 24 26 50 0
Begin 27 23 50 0
Latest voting share 54% 46%


Position Name Party
President of the Senate Robert Story Republican
President pro tempore Dan McGee Republican
Majority Leader Jim Peterson Republican
Minority Leader Carol Williams Democratic
  • Majority Whip: Greg Barkus (R)
  • Majority Whip: Roy Brown (R)
  • Minority Whip: Trudi Schmidt (D)
  • Minority Whip: Kim Gillan (D)
  • Secretary of the Senate: Marilyn Miller
  • Sergeant at Arms: Nancy Clark

Members of the Montana Senate

District Senator Party Residence
1 Aubyn Curtiss Republican Fortine
2 Ryan Zinke Republican Whitefish
3 Bruce Tutvedt Republican Kalispell
4 Gregory Barkus Republican Kalispell
5 Verdell Jackson Republican Kalispell
6 John Brueggeman Republican Polson
7 Greg Hinkle Republican Thompson Falls
8 Carol Juneau Democratic Browning
9 Rick Ripley Republican Wolf Creek
10 Bradley Maxon Hamlett Democratic Cascade
11 Trudi Schmidt Democratic Great Falls
12 Mitch Tropila Democratic Great Falls
13 Joseph Tropila Democratic Great Falls
14 Jerry Black Republican Shelby
15 Jim Peterson Republican Buffalo
16 Jonathan Windy Boy Democratic Box Elder
17 Ken Hansen Democratic Harlem
18 John Brenden Republican Scobey
19 Donald Steinbeisser Republican Sidney
20 Keith Bales Republican Otter
21 Sharon Stewart-Peregoy Democratic Crow Agency
22 Taylor Brown Republican Huntley
23 Kelly Gephardt Republican Roundup
24 Kim Gillan Democratic Billings
25 Roy Brown Republican Billings
26 Lynda Moss Democratic Billings
27 Gary Branae Democratic Billings
28 Jeff Essmann Republican Billings
29 Daniel McGee Republican Laurel
30 Robert Story, Jr. Republican Park City
31 John Esp Republican Big Timber
32 Larry Jent Democratic Bozeman
33 Bob Hawks Democratic Bozeman
34 Joe Balyeat Republican Bozeman
35 Gary Perry Republican Manhattan
36 Debby Barrett Republican Dillon
37 Steve Gallus Democratic Butte
38 Jim Keane Democratic Butte
39 Terry Murphy Republican Cardwell
40 Mike Cooney Democratic Helena
41 Christine Kaufmann Democratic Helena
42 Dave Lewis Republican Helena
43 Jesse Laslovich Democratic Anaconda
44 Rick Laible Republican Victor
45 Jim Shockley Republican Victor
46 Carol Williams Democratic Missoula
47 Ron Erickson Democratic Missoula
48 Carolyn Squires Democratic Missoula
49 David Wanzenried Democratic Missoula
50 Cliff Larsen Democratic Missoula

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