List of United States Senators from Washington

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Washington was admitted as the 42nd state to the United States of America on November 11, 1889 . As of 2011, a total of 24 individuals have represented Washington in the U.S. Senate.

The current members of the U.S. Senate from Washington are:

Historical senators

The following individuals were elected to the U.S. Senate from Washington.

Historical Representation to the U.S. Senate by Party from Washington
Party Total
     Democratic 11
     Republican 13
Total Senators 24
Class 1 Senators from Washington
Senator Years Served Party
John B. Allen 1889-1893 Republican
John L. Wilson 1895-1899 Republican
Addison G. Foster 1899-1905 Republican
Samuel H. Piles 1905-1911 Republican
Miles Poindexter 1911-1923 Republican
Clarence C. Dill 1923-1935 Democratic
Lewis B. Schwellenbach 1935-1940 Democratic
Monrad C. Wallgren 1940-1945 Democratic
Hugh B. Mitchell 1945-1946 Democratic
Harry P. Cain 1946-1953 Republican
Henry M. Jackson 1953-1983 Democratic
Daniel J. Evans 1983-1989 Republican
T. Slade Gorton 1989-2001 Republican
Maria Cantwell 2001-Present Democratic
Class 3 Senators from Washington
Senator Years Served Party
Watson C. Squire 1889-1897 Republican
George Turner 1897-1903 Democratic
Levi Ankeny 1903-1909 Republican
Wesley L. Jones 1909-1932 Republican
Elijah S. Grammer 1932-1933 Republican
Homer T. Bone 1933-1944 Democratic
Warren G. Magnuson 1944-1981 Democratic
T. Slade Gorton 1981-1987 Republican
Brockman Adams 1987-1993 Democratic
Patty Murray 1993-Present Democratic

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