United States congressional delegations from Arkansas

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Gender50.9% Female, 49.1% Male
Race80% White, 15.6% Black, 1.4% Asian
Ethnicity6.8% Hispanic
Unemployment rate4.70%
Median household income$38,577
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2012 Voter turnout51.0%
2012 Pres results60.57% Romney, 36.88% Obama
Upcoming electionsU.S. House, 2014
U.S. Senate, 2014
This page displays the historical members of U.S. Congress from Arkansas.

Here is the current partisan breakdown of the congressional members from Arkansas.

Congressional Partisan Breakdown from Arkansas
Party U.S. Senate U.S. House Total
     Democratic Party 1 0 1
     Republican Party 1 4 5
TOTALS as of December 2014 2 4 6

Current members


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U.S. Senate

See also: Classes of United States Senators

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

Name:Party:Position:Assumed Office:Term Ends:Next Election:Official Website:
John Boozman
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Republican PartyU.S. Senate, Arkansas 2011January 3, 2017November 8, 2016Link
Mark Pryor
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Democratic PartyU.S. Senate, Arkansas 2003January 3, 2015Link

U.S. House

The current members of the U.S. House from Arkansas are:

Name:Party:Position:Assumed Office:Term Ends:Next Election:Official Website:
Rick Crawford
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Republican PartyDistrict 1 2011January 3, 2015Link
Steve Womack
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Republican PartyDistrict 3 2011January 3, 2015Link
Tim Griffin
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Republican PartyDistrict 2 2011January 3, 2015Link
Tom Cotton
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Republican PartyU.S. Senate, Arkansas Link

Historical members


Historical Representation to the U.S. Senate by Party from Arkansas
Party Total
     Democratic 28
     Republican 6
Total Senators 34
Class 2 Senators from Arkansas
Senator Years Served Party
William S. Fulton 1836-1844 Democratic
Chester Ashley 1844-1848 Democratic
William K. Sebastian 1848-1861 Democratic
Alexander McDonald 1868-1871 Republican
Powell Clayton 1871-1877 Republican
Augustus H. Garland 1877-1885 Democratic
James H. Berry 1885-1907 Democratic
Jeff Davis 1907-1913 Democratic
John N. Heiskell 1913-1913 Democratic
William M. Kavanaugh 1913-1913 Democratic
Joseph T. Robinson 1913-1937 Democratic
John E. Miller 1937-1941 Democratic
G. Lloyd Spencer 1941-1943 Democratic
John L. McClellan 1943-1977 Democratic
Kaneaster Hodges, Jr. 1977-1979 Democratic
David H. Pryor 1979-1997 Democratic
Timothy Hutchinson 1997-2003 Republican
Mark Pryor 2003-Present Democratic
Class 3 Senators from Arkansas
Senator Years Served Party
Ambrose H. Sevier 1836-1848 Democratic
Solon Borland 1848-1853 Democratic
Robert W. Johnson 1853-1861 Democratic
Charles B. Mitchel 1861-1861 Democratic
Benjamin F. Rice 1868-1873 Republican
Stephen W. Dorsey 1873-1879 Republican
James D. Walker 1879-1885 Democratic
James K. Jones 1885-1903 Democratic
James P. Clarke 1903-1916 Democratic
William F. Kirby 1916-1921 Democratic
Thaddeus H. Caraway 1921-1931 Democratic
Hattie W. Caraway 1931-1945 Democratic
J. William Fulbright 1945-1974 Democratic
Dale Bumpers 1975-1999 Democratic
Blanche L. Lincoln 1999-2011 Democratic
John Boozman 2011-Present Republican



Historical Representation to the U.S. House by Party in the 1800s from Arkansas
Party Total
     Democratic 26
     Republican 9
     Whig 1
     Laborite 1
Total Representatives 37
Representatives to the U.S. House from Arkansas
Representative Years Served Party
Archibald Yell 1836-1839 and 1845-1846 Democratic
Edward Cross 1839-1845 Democratic
Thomas Willoughby Newton 1847 Whig
Robert Ward Johnson 1847-1853 Democratic
Edward A. Warren 1853-1855 and 1857-1859 Democratic
Alfred B. Greenwood 1853-1859 Democratic
Albert Rust 1855-1857 and 1859-1861 Democratic
Thomas C. Hindman 1859-1861 Democratic
James M. Hinds 1868 Republican
Logan Holt Roots 1868-1871 Republican
Thomas Boles 1868-1871 and 1872-1873 Republican
James T. Elliott 1869 Republican
Anthony A.C. Rogers 1869-1871 Democratic
John Edwards 1871-1872 Republican
James M. Hanks 1871-1873 Democratic
Oliver P. Snyder 1871-1875 Republican
William W. Wilshire 1873-1874 and 1875-1877 Republican
Asa Hodges 1873-1875 Republican
William Joseph Hynes 1873-1875 Republican
Thomas M. Gunter 1874-1883 Democratic
Lucien C. Gause 1875-1879 Democratic
William Ferguson Slemons 1875-1881 Democratic
Jordan E. Cravens 1877-1883 Democratic
Poindexter Dunn 1879-1889 Democratic
James Kimbrough Jones 1881-1885 Democratic
John H. Rogers 1883-1891 Democratic
Samuel W. Peel 1883-1893 Democratic
Clifton R. Breckinridge 1883-1894 Democratic
Thomas Chipman McRae 1885-1903 Democratic
William H. Cate 1889-1890 and 1891-1893 Democratic
Lewis P. Featherstone 1890-1891 Laborite
William L. Terry 1891-1901 Democratic
Robert Neill 1893-1897 Democratic
Philip D. McCulloch, Jr. 1893-1903 Democratic
Hugh A. Dinsmore 1893-1905 Democratic
John Sebastian Little 1894-1907 Democratic
Stephen Brundidge, Jr. 1897-1909 Democratic

Historical Representation to the U.S. House by Party in the 1900s from Arkansas
Party Total
     Democratic 48
     Republican 5
Total Representatives 53
Representatives to the U.S. House in Arkansas in the 1900s
Representatives to the U.S. House from Arkansas
Representative Years Served Party
Charles C. Reid 1901-1911 Democratic
Robert M. Wallace 1903-1911 Democratic
Robert B. Macon 1903-1913 Democratic
Joseph Taylor Robinson 1903-1913 Democratic
John C. Floyd 1905-1915 Democratic
William B. Cravens 1907-1913, 1933-1939 Democratic
William Allan Oldfield 1909-1928 Democratic
William S. Goodwin 1911-1921 Democratic
Henderson M. Jacoway 1911-1923 Democratic
Thaddeus H. Caraway 1913-1921 Democratic
Samuel M. Taylor 1913-1921 Democratic
Otis Wingo 1913-1930 Democratic
John N. Tillman 1915-1929 Democratic
Chester W. Taylor 1921-1923 Democratic
Tilman Bacon Parks 1921-1937 Democratic
William J. Driver 1921-1939 Democratic
Lewis E. Sawyer 1923 Democratic
James B. Reed 1923-1929 Democratic
Heartsill Ragon 1923-1933 Democratic
Pearl Peden Oldfield 1929-1931 Democratic
David Delano Glover 1929-1935 Democratic
Claude A. Fuller 1929-1939 Democratic
Effiegene Locke Wingo 1930-1933 Democratic
John E. Miller 1931-1937 Democratic
David D. Terry 1933-1943 Democratic
John Little McClellan 1935-1939 Democratic
Wade H. Kitchens 1937-1941 Democratic
Clyde T. Ellis 1939-1943 Democratic
William Fadjo Cravens 1939-1949 Democratic
William F. Norrell 1939-1961 Democratic
Ezekiel C. Gathings 1939-1969 Democratic
Wilbur Mills 1939-1977 Democratic
Oren Harris 1941-1966 Democratic
J. William Fulbright 1943-1945 Democratic
Brooks Hays 1943-1959 Democratic
James William Trimble 1945-1967 Democratic
Boyd Anderson Tackett 1949-1953 Democratic
Dale Alford 1959-1963 Democratic
Catherine Dorris Norrell 1961-1963 Democratic
David Pryor 1966-1973 Democratic
John Paul Hammerschmidt 1967-1993 Republican
William Vollie Alexander, Jr. 1969-1993 Democratic
Ray Thornton 1973-1979 and 1991-1997 Democratic
Jim Guy Tucker 1977-1979 Democratic
Ed Bethune 1979-1985 Republican
Beryl Anthony, Jr. 1979-1993 Democratic
Tommy F. Robinson 1985-1991 Democratic
Tim Hutchinson 1993-1997 Republican
Blanche Lincoln 1993-1997 Democratic
Jay Dickey 1993-2001 Republican
Asa Hutchinson 1997-2001 Republican
Marion Berry 1997-2011 Democratic
Vic Snyder 1997-2011 Democratic

Historical Representation to the U.S. House by Party in the 2000s from Arkansas
Party Total
     Democratic 1
     Republican 5
Total Representatives 6
Representatives to the U.S. House in Arkansas in the 2000s
Representatives to the U.S. House from Arkansas
Representative Years Served Party
John Boozman 2001-2011 Republican
Mike Ross 2001-2013 Democratic
Rick Crawford 2011-present Republican
Tim Griffin 2011-present Republican
Steve Womack 2011-present Republican
Tom Cotton 2013-present Republican