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[[Maine]] was admitted as the 23rd state to the United States of America on March 15, 1820.  As of 2011, a total of '''41 individuals have represented Maine in the [[U.S. Senate]]'''.
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[[Maine]] was admitted as the 23rd state to the United States of America on March 15, 1820.  As of 2013, a total of '''42 individuals have represented Maine in the [[United States Senate|U.S. Senate]]'''.
  
The current members of the [[U.S. Senate]] from [[Maine]] are:
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The current members of the [[United States Senate|U.S. Senate]] from [[Maine]] are:
 
{{Congress members list by state|chamber=Senate|state=Maine}}
 
{{Congress members list by state|chamber=Senate|state=Maine}}
 
==Historical senators==
 
==Historical senators==
The following individuals were elected to the U.S. Senate from Maine.
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<big>'''Class 1'''</big>
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*{{reddot}} John Holmes, serving from 1820-1827
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* Albion K. Parris (J), serving from 1827-1828
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* John Holmes (ADAMS, AJ), serving from 1829-1833
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* Ether Shepley (J), serving from 1833-1836
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* Judah Dana (J), serving from 1836-1837
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*{{bluedot}} Reuel Williams, serving from 1837-1843
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*{{bluedot}} John Fairfield, serving from 1843-1847
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*{{bluedot}} Wyman B. S. Moor, serving from 1848-1848
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*{{bluedot}} Hannibal Hamlin, serving from 1848-1857
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*{{reddot}} Amos Nourse, serving from 1857-1857
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*{{reddot}} Hannibal Hamlin, serving from 1857-1861
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*{{reddot}} Lot Myrick Morrill, serving from 1861-1869
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*{{reddot}} Hannibal Hamlin, serving from 1869-1881
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*{{reddot}} Eugene Hale, serving from 1881-1911
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*{{bluedot}} Charles F. Johnson, serving from 1911-1917
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*{{reddot}} Frederick Hale, serving from 1917-1941
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*{{reddot}} R. Owen Brewster, serving from 1941-1952
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*{{reddot}} Frederick G. Payne, serving from 1953-1959
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*{{bluedot}} Edmund S. Muskie, serving from 1959-1980
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*{{bluedot}} George J. Mitchell, serving from 1980-1995
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*{{reddot}} Olympia J. Snowe, serving from 1995-Present
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<big>'''Class 2'''</big>
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*{{reddot}} John Chandler, serving from 1820-1829
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* Peleg Sprague (AJ), serving from 1829-1835
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*{{bluedot}} John Ruggles, serving from 1835-1841
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* George Evans (W), serving from 1841-1847
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*{{bluedot}} James W. Bradbury, serving from 1847-1853
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*{{reddot}} William Pitt Fessenden, serving from 1854-1864
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*{{reddot}} Nathan A. Farwell, serving from 1864-1865
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*{{reddot}} William Pitt Fessenden, serving from 1865-1869
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*{{reddot}} Lot Myrick Morrill, serving from 1869-1876
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*{{reddot}} James G. Blaine, serving from 1876-1881
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*{{reddot}} William P. Frye, serving from 1881-1911
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*{{bluedot}} Obadiah Gardner, serving from 1911-1913
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*{{reddot}} Edwin C. Burleigh, serving from 1913-1916
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*{{reddot}} Bert M. Fernald, serving from 1916-1926
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*{{reddot}} Arthur R. Gould, serving from 1926-1931
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*{{reddot}} Wallace H. White, Jr., serving from 1931-1949
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*{{reddot}} Margaret Chase Smith, serving from 1949-1973
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*{{bluedot}} William D. Hathaway, serving from 1973-1979
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*{{reddot}} William S. Cohen, serving from 1979-1997
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*{{reddot}} Susan Collins, serving from 1997-Present
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==External links==
 
==External links==
*[http://www.senate.gov/pagelayout/senators/one_item_and_teasers/maine.htm US Senate information about Maine]
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[http://www.senate.gov/pagelayout/senators/one_item_and_teasers/maine.htm US Senate information about Maine]
 
{{Wikipedia}}
 
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==See also==
 
==See also==
*[[U.S. Senate]]
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[[United States Senate|U.S. Senate]]
*[[List of United States Representatives from Maine]]
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[[List of United States Representatives from Maine]]
 
{{Maine congress}}
 
{{Maine congress}}
 
{{Maine}}
 
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[[Category:List of U.S. Senators, Maine]]
 
[[Category:List of U.S. Senators, Maine]]
 
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Revision as of 17:06, 13 July 2013

Maine was admitted as the 23rd state to the United States of America on March 15, 1820. As of 2013, a total of 42 individuals have represented Maine in the U.S. Senate.

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

Historical senators

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

Historical Representation to the US Senate by Party from Louisiana
Party Total
     Republican 24
     Democratic 11
     Jacksonian 3
     Whig 1
     Anti-Jacksonian 2
     Independent 1
Total Senators 42
Class 1 Senators from Maine
Senator Years Served Party
John Holmes 1820-1827 Republican
Albion K. Parris 1827-1828 J
John Holmes 1829-1833 ADAMS, AJ
Ether Shepley 1833-1836 J
Judah Dana 1836-1837 J
Reuel Williams 1837-1843 Democratic
John Fairfield 1843-1847 Democratic
Wyman B. S. Moor 1848-1848 Democratic
Hannibal Hamlin 1848-1857 Democratic
Amos Nourse 1857-1857 Republican
Hannibal Hamlin 1857-1861 Republican
Lot Myrick Morrill 1861-1869 Republican
Hannibal Hamlin 1869-1881 Republican
Eugene Hale 1881-1911 Republican
Charles F. Johnson 1911-1917 Democratic
Frederick Hale 1917-1941 Republican
R. Owen Brewster 1941-1952 Republican
Frederick G. Payne 1953-1959 Republican
Edmund S. Muskie 1959-1980 Democratic
George J. Mitchell 1980-1995 Democratic
Olympia J. Snowe 1995-2013 Republican
Angus King 2013-Present Independent
Class 2 Senators from Maine
Senator Years Served Party
John Chandler 1820-1829 Republican
Peleg Sprague 1829-1835 AJ
John Ruggles 1835-1841 Democratic
George Evans 1841-1847 W
James W. Bradbury 1847-1853 Democratic
William Pitt Fessenden 1854-1864 Republican
Nathan A. Farwell 1864-1865 Republican
William Pitt Fessenden 1865-1869 Republican
Lot Myrick Morrill 1869-1876 Republican
James G. Blaine 1876-1881 Republican
William P. Frye 1881-1911 Republican
Obadiah Gardner 1911-1913 Democratic
Edwin C. Burleigh 1913-1916 Republican
Bert M. Fernald 1916-1926 Republican
Arthur R. Gould 1926-1931 Republican
Wallace H. White, Jr. 1931-1949 Republican
Margaret Chase Smith 1949-1973 Republican
William D. Hathaway 1973-1979 Democratic
William S. Cohen 1979-1997 Republican
Susan Collins 1997-Present Republican

External links

US Senate information about Maine

See also

U.S. Senate List of United States Representatives from Maine