List of United States Senators from Alaska

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Alaska was admitted as the 49th state to the United States of America on January 3, 1959. As of 2013, a total of 7 individuals have represented Alaska in the U.S. Senate.

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

Historical senators

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

Historical Representation to the U.S. Senate by Party from Alaska
Party Total
     Democratic 4
     Republican 4
Total Senators 8
Class 2 Senators from Alaska
Senator Years Served Party
Bob Bartlett 1959-1968 Democratic
Ted Stevens 1968-2009 Republican
Mark Begich 2009-2015 Democratic
Dan Sullivan 2015-Present Republican
Class 3 Senators from Alaska
Senator Years Served Party
Ernest Gruening 1959-1969 Democratic
Mike Gravel 1969-1981 Democratic
Frank H. Murkowski 1981-2002 Republican
Lisa Murkowski 2002-Present Republican

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