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[[Wisconsin]] was admitted as the 30th state to the United States of America on May 29, 1848. As of 2011, a total of '''30 individuals have represented Wisconsin in the U.S. Senate'''.
 
[[Wisconsin]] was admitted as the 30th state to the United States of America on May 29, 1848. As of 2011, a total of '''30 individuals have represented Wisconsin in the U.S. Senate'''.
  
The current members of the [[U.S. Senate]] from [[Wisconsin]] are:
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The current members of the [[United States Senate|U.S. Senate]] from [[Wisconsin]] are:
 
{{Congress members list by state|chamber=Senate|state=Wisconsin}}
 
{{Congress members list by state|chamber=Senate|state=Wisconsin}}
 
==Historical senators==
 
==Historical senators==
 
The following individuals were elected to the U.S. Senate from Wisconsin.
 
The following individuals were elected to the U.S. Senate from Wisconsin.
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|Decade=1800s-Present
<big>'''Class 1'''</big>
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|State=Wisconsin
*{{bluedot}} Henry Dodge, serving from 1848-1857
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|party1=Democratic
*{{reddot}}James R. Doolittle, serving from 1857-1869
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|total1=10
*{{reddot}}Matthew H. Carpenter, serving from 1869-1875
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|party2=Republican
*{{reddot}}Angus Cameron, serving from 1875-1881
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|total2=20
*{{reddot}}Philetus Sawyer, serving from 1881-1893
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|party3=
*{{bluedot}}John L. Mitchell, serving from 1893-1899
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|total3=
*{{reddot}}Joseph V. Quarles, serving from 1899-1905
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|party4=
*{{reddot}}Robert M. La Follette, serving from 1906-1925
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|total4=
*{{reddot}}Robert M. La Follette, Jr., serving from 1925-1947
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|party5=
*{{reddot}}Joseph R. McCarthy, serving from 1947-1957
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|total5=
*{{bluedot}}William Proxmire, serving from 1957-1989
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*{{bluedot}} [[Herb Kohl]], serving from 1989-Present
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'''Class 1 Senators from Wisconsin'''
<big>'''Class 3'''</big>
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{| class="wikitable" style="background:none; text-align:center; width:50%;"
*{{bluedot}}Isaac P. Walker, serving from 1848-1855
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! align="center" style="background-color:#BD33A4;"|Senator
*{{reddot}} Charles Durkee, serving from 1855-1861
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! align="center" style="background-color:#BD33A4;"|Years Served
*{{reddot}} Timothy O. Howe, serving from 1861-1879
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! align="center" style="background-color:#BD33A4;"|Party
*{{reddot}} Matthew H. Carpenter, serving from 1879-1881
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*{{reddot}} Angus Cameron, serving from 1881-1885
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| Henry Dodge|| 1848-1857||Democratic
*{{reddot}} John Coit Spooner, serving from 1885-1891
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*{{bluedot}}William F. Vilas, serving from 1891-1897
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| James R. Doolittle|| 1857-1869||Republican
*{{reddot}} John Coit Spooner, serving from 1897-1907
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|-
*{{reddot}} Isaac Stephenson, serving from 1907-1915
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| Matthew H. Carpenter|| 1869-1875||Republican
*{{bluedot}}Paul O. Husting, serving from 1915-1917
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*{{reddot}} Irvine L. Lenroot, serving from 1918-1927
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| Angus Cameron|| 1875-1881||Republican
*{{reddot}} John J. Blaine, serving from 1927-1933
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*{{bluedot}}F. Ryan Duffy, serving from 1933-1939
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| Philetus Sawyer|| 1881-1893||Republican
*{{reddot}} Alexander Wiley, serving from 1939-1963
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*{{bluedot}}Gaylord A. Nelson, serving from 1963-1981
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| John L. Mitchell|| 1893-1899||Democratic
*{{reddot}} Robert W. Kasten, Jr., serving from 1981-1993
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*{{bluedot}} [[Russ Feingold]], serving from 1993-2011
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| Joseph V. Quarles|| 1899-1905||Republican
*{{reddot}} [[Ron Johnson]], serving from 2011-Present
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| Robert M. La Follette|| 1906-1925||Republican
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|-
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| Robert M. La Follette, Jr.|| 1925-1947||Republican
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|-
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| Joseph R. McCarthy|| 1947-1957||Republican
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|-
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| William Proxmire|| 1957-1989||Democratic
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|-
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| [[Herb Kohl]]|| 1989-2013||Democratic
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|-
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|[[Tammy Baldwin]] || 2013-Present|| Democratic
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|-
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|}
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'''Class 3 Senators from Wisconsin'''
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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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| Isaac P. Walker|| 1848-1855||Democratic
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|-
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Charles Durkee|| 1855-1861||Republican
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|-
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Timothy O. Howe|| 1861-1879||Republican
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|-
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Matthew H. Carpenter|| 1879-1881||Republican
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|-
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Angus Cameron|| 1881-1885||Republican
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|-
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John Coit Spooner|| 1885-1891||Republican
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|-
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| William F. Vilas|| 1891-1897||Democratic
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|-
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John Coit Spooner|| 1897-1907||Republican
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|-
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Isaac Stephenson|| 1907-1915||Republican
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|-
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| Paul O. Husting|| 1915-1917||Democratic
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|-
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Irvine L. Lenroot|| 1918-1927||Republican
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|-
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John J. Blaine|| 1927-1933||Republican
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|-
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| F. Ryan Duffy|| 1933-1939||Democratic
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|-
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Alexander Wiley|| 1939-1963||Republican
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|-
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| Gaylord A. Nelson|| 1963-1981||Democratic
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|-
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Robert W. Kasten, Jr.|| 1981-1993||Republican
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|-
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[[Russ Feingold]]|| 1993-2011||Democratic
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|-
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[[Ron Johnson]]|| 2011-Present||Republican
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|-
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|}
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==External links==
 
==External links==
 
*[http://www.senate.gov/pagelayout/senators/one_item_and_teasers/Wisconsin.htm US Senate information about Wisconsin]
 
*[http://www.senate.gov/pagelayout/senators/one_item_and_teasers/Wisconsin.htm US Senate information about Wisconsin]
 
{{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 Wisconsin]]
 
*[[List of United States Representatives from Wisconsin]]
 
{{Wisconsin congress}}
 
{{Wisconsin congress}}

Latest revision as of 17:10, 13 July 2013

Wisconsin was admitted as the 30th state to the United States of America on May 29, 1848. As of 2011, a total of 30 individuals have represented Wisconsin in the U.S. Senate.

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


Historical senators

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

Historical Representation to the US Senate by Party from Wisconsin
Party Total
     Democratic 10
     Republican 20
Total Senators 30
Class 1 Senators from Wisconsin
Senator Years Served Party
Henry Dodge 1848-1857 Democratic
James R. Doolittle 1857-1869 Republican
Matthew H. Carpenter 1869-1875 Republican
Angus Cameron 1875-1881 Republican
Philetus Sawyer 1881-1893 Republican
John L. Mitchell 1893-1899 Democratic
Joseph V. Quarles 1899-1905 Republican
Robert M. La Follette 1906-1925 Republican
Robert M. La Follette, Jr. 1925-1947 Republican
Joseph R. McCarthy 1947-1957 Republican
William Proxmire 1957-1989 Democratic
Herb Kohl 1989-2013 Democratic
Tammy Baldwin 2013-Present Democratic
Class 3 Senators from Wisconsin
Senator Years Served Party
Isaac P. Walker 1848-1855 Democratic
Charles Durkee 1855-1861 Republican
Timothy O. Howe 1861-1879 Republican
Matthew H. Carpenter 1879-1881 Republican
Angus Cameron 1881-1885 Republican
John Coit Spooner 1885-1891 Republican
William F. Vilas 1891-1897 Democratic
John Coit Spooner 1897-1907 Republican
Isaac Stephenson 1907-1915 Republican
Paul O. Husting 1915-1917 Democratic
Irvine L. Lenroot 1918-1927 Republican
John J. Blaine 1927-1933 Republican
F. Ryan Duffy 1933-1939 Democratic
Alexander Wiley 1939-1963 Republican
Gaylord A. Nelson 1963-1981 Democratic
Robert W. Kasten, Jr. 1981-1993 Republican
Russ Feingold 1993-2011 Democratic
Ron Johnson 2011-Present Republican

External links

See also