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U.S. Senate delegation from Utah

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This page displays current and historical information pertaining to the U.S. Senate delegation from Utah.

Current members

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


Name:Party:Position:Assumed Office:Term Ends:Next Election:Official Website:Predecessor:
Mike Lee
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Republican PartyU.S. Senate, Utah 2011January 3, 2017November 2016LinkRobert Bennett (R)
Orrin Hatch
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Republican PartyU.S. Senate, Utah 1977January 3, 2019November 2018LinkFrank E. Moss (D)

Election history


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Class I

Senators in Class I were elected to office in the November 2012 general election, unless they took their seat through appointment or special election.[1] Class I terms run from the beginning of the 113th Congress on January 3, 2013, to the end of the 115th Congress on January 3, 2019.[1]

2012

U.S. Senate, Utah, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngOrrin G. Hatch Incumbent 65.8% 657,608
     Democratic Scott Howell 30.2% 301,873
     Constitution Shaun Lynn McCausland 3.2% 31,905
     Utah Justice Daniel Geery 0.8% 8,342
     Independent Bill Barron 0% 0
Total Votes 999,728
Source: Utah Lieutenant Governor, "2012 General Election Results"

2006
On November 7, 2006, Hatch won re-election to the U.S. Senate, defeating Pete Ashdown (D), Scott N. Bradley (Constitution), David Starr Seely (L), Roger I. Price (Personal Choice), and Julian Hatch (Desert Greens).[2]

U.S. Senate General Election, Utah, 2006
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngOrrin G. Hatch Incumbent 62.4% 356,238
     Democratic Pete Ashdown 31.1% 177,459
     Constitution Scott N. Bradley 3.8% 21,526
     Libertarian David Starr Seely 0.8% 4,428
     Independent Roger I. Price 1.6% 9,089
     Independent Julian Hatch 0.4% 2,512
Total Votes 571,252

2000
On November 7, 2000, Orrin Hatch won re-election to the United States Senate. He defeated Scott Howell (D), Carlton Edward Bowen (T) and Jim Dexter (L) in the general election.[3]

U.S. Senate, Utah General Election, 2000
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngOrrin Hatch incumbent 65.6% 504,803
     Democratic Scott Howell 31.5% 242,569
     Independent American Carlton Edward Bowen 1.6% 11,938
     Libertarian Jim Dexter 1.4% 10,394
Total Votes 769,704

Class III

Senators in Class III were elected to office in the November 2010 general election, unless they took their seat through appointment or special election. Class III terms run from the beginning of the 112th Congress on January 3, 2011, to the end of the 114th Congress on January 3, 2017.

2010
On November 2, 2010, Lee won election to the U.S. Senate, defeating Sam F. Granato (D) and Scott N. Bradley (Constitution).[4]

U.S. Senate, Utah, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngMike Lee 61.6% 360,403
     Democratic Sam F. Granato 32.8% 191,732
     Constitution Scott N. Bradley 5.7% 33,095
Total Votes 585,230

2004
On November 2, 2004, Bennett was re-elected to the United States Senate. He defeated R. Paul Van Dam, Gary Van Horn and Joe LaBonte in the general election.[5]

U.S. Senate, Utah General Election, 2004
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngRobert Bennett Incumbent 68.7% 626,640
     Democratic R. Paul Van Dam 28.4% 258,955
     Constitution Gary Van Horn 1.9% 17,289
     Personal Choice Joe LaBonte 1% 8,824
     N/A Write-In 0% 18
Total Votes 911,726

Historical members

Historical Representation to the US Senate by Party from Wyoming
Party Total
     Democratic 5
     Republican 11
Total Senators 16
Class 1 Senators from Utah
Senator Years Served Party
Frank J. Cannon 1896-1899 Republican
Thomas Kearns 1901-1905 Republican
George Sutherland 1905-1917 Republican
William H. King 1917-1941 Democratic
O. Abram Murdock, Jr. 1941-1947 Democratic
Arthur V. Watkins 1947-1959 Republican
Frank E. Moss 1959-1977 Democratic
Orrin Hatch 1977-Present Republican
Class 3 Senators from Utah
Senator Years Served Party
Arthur Brown 1896-1897 Republican
Joseph L. Rawlins 1897-1903 Democratic
Reed Smoot 1903-1933 Republican
Elbert D. Thomas 1933-1951 Democratic
Wallace F. Bennett 1951-1974 Republican
E. J. Jake Garn 1974-1993 Republican
Robert Bennett 1993-2011 Republican
Mike Lee 2011-Present Republican

See also

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