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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 [[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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{{MainehistoricalUSSenators}}
<table>
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'''Class 1 Senators from Maine'''
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{| class="wikitable" style="background:none; text-align:center; width:50%;"
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! align="center" style="background-color:#BD33A4;"|Senator
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! align="center" style="background-color:#BD33A4;"|Years Served
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! align="center" style="background-color:#BD33A4;"|Party
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|-
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| John Holmes||1820-1827||Republican
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|-
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| Albion K. Parris||1827-1828||J
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|-
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| John Holmes||1829-1833||ADAMS, AJ
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|-
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| Ether Shepley||1833-1836||J
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|-
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| Judah Dana||1836-1837||J
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|-
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| Reuel Williams||1837-1843||Democratic
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|-
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| John Fairfield||1843-1847||Democratic
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| Wyman B. S. Moor||1848-1848||Democratic
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|-
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| Hannibal Hamlin||1848-1857||Democratic
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|-
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| Amos Nourse||1857-1857||Republican
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|-
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| Hannibal Hamlin||1857-1861||Republican
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|-
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| Lot Myrick Morrill||1861-1869||Republican
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|-
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| Hannibal Hamlin||1869-1881||Republican
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|-
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| Eugene Hale||1881-1911||Republican
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| Charles F. Johnson||1911-1917||Democratic
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|-
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| Frederick Hale||1917-1941||Republican
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| R. Owen Brewster||1941-1952||Republican
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| Frederick G. Payne||1953-1959||Republican
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| Edmund S. Muskie||1959-1980||Democratic
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| George J. Mitchell||1980-1995||Democratic
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| Olympia J. Snowe||1995-2013||Republican
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| Angus King||2013-Present||Independent
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|}
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<table>
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'''Class 2 Senators from Maine'''
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{| class="wikitable" style="background:none; text-align:center; width:50%;"
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! align="center" style="background-color:#BD33A4;"|Senator
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! align="center" style="background-color:#BD33A4;"|Years Served
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! align="center" style="background-color:#BD33A4;"|Party
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|-
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| John Chandler||1820-1829||Republican
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| Peleg Sprague||1829-1835||AJ
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| John Ruggles||1835-1841||Democratic
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| George Evans||1841-1847||W
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| James W. Bradbury||1847-1853||Democratic
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| William Pitt Fessenden||1854-1864||Republican
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| Nathan A. Farwell||1864-1865||Republican
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| William Pitt Fessenden||1865-1869||Republican
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| Lot Myrick Morrill||1869-1876||Republican
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| James G. Blaine||1876-1881||Republican
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| William P. Frye||1881-1911||Republican
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| Obadiah Gardner||1911-1913||Democratic
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| Edwin C. Burleigh||1913-1916||Republican
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| Bert M. Fernald||1916-1926||Republican
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| Arthur R. Gould||1926-1931||Republican
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| Wallace H. White, Jr.||1931-1949||Republican
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| Margaret Chase Smith||1949-1973||Republican
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| William D. Hathaway||1973-1979||Democratic
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| William S. Cohen||1979-1997||Republican
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| Susan Collins||1997-Present||Republican
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|}
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==External links==
 
==External links==
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{{Wikipedia}}
 
{{Wikipedia}}
 
==See also==
 
==See also==
[[U.S. Senate]]
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[[United States Senate|U.S. Senate]]
 
[[List of United States Representatives from Maine]]
 
[[List of United States Representatives from Maine]]
 
{{Maine congress}}
 
{{Maine congress}}

Latest 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