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List of United States Senators from Wyoming

Wyoming was admitted to the Union on July 10, 1890, and elects United States Senators to Class 1 and Class 2. Its current senators are Mike Enzi and John Barrasso.

Class 1

# Senator Party Years Term Electoral history
1 Francis E. Warren Republican November 18, 1890 –
March 4, 1893
1 Elected in 1890
Vacant March 4, 1893 –
January 23, 1895
2
2 Clarence D. Clark Republican January 23, 1895 –
March 4, 1917
Elected to finish vacant term
3 Re-elected in 1899
4 Re-elected in 1905
5 Re-elected in 1911
Lost re-election
3 John B. Kendrick Democratic March 4, 1917 –
November 3, 1933
6 Elected in 1916
7 Re-elected in 1922
8 Re-elected in 1928
Died
Vacant November 3, 1933 –
December 18, 1933
4 Joseph C. O'Mahoney Democratic December 18, 1933 –
January 3, 1953
8
(Continued)
Appointed to finish Kendrick's term
9 Re-elected in 1934
10 Re-elected in 1940
11 Re-elected in 1946
Lost re-election
5 Frank A. Barrett Republican January 3, 1953 –
January 3, 1959
12 Elected in 1952
Lost re-election
6 Gale W. McGee Democratic January 3, 1959 –
January 3, 1977
13 Elected in 1958
14 Re-elected in 1964
15 Re-elected in 1970
Lost re-election
7 Malcolm Wallop Republican January 3, 1977 –
January 3, 1995
16 Elected in 1976
17 Re-elected in 1982
18 Re-elected in 1988
Retired
8 Craig Thomas Republican January 3, 1995 –
June 4, 2007
19 Elected in 1994
20 Re-elected in 2000
21 Re-elected in 2006
Died
Vacant June 4, 2007 –
June 22, 2007
9 John Barrasso Republican June 22, 2007 –
Present
Appointed to continue Thomas's term
Elected to finish Thomas's term
22 Re-elected in 2012

Class 2

# Senator Party Years Term Electoral history
1 Joseph M. Carey Republican November 15, 1890 –
March 3, 1895
1 Elected in 1890
Lost re-election
2 Francis E. Warren Republican March 4, 1895 –
November 24, 1929
2 Elected in 1895
3 Re-elected in 1901
4 Re-elected in 1907
5 Re-elected in 1913
6 Re-elected in 1918
7 Re-elected in 1924
Died
Vacant November 24, 1929 –
December 5, 1929
3 Patrick J. Sullivan Republican December 5, 1929 –
November 20, 1930
Appointed to continue Warren's term
Retired when successor elected
Vacant November 20, 1930 –
December 1, 1930
4 Robert D. Carey Republican December 1, 1930 –
January 3, 1937
7
(Continued)
Elected to finish Warren's term
8 Elected to full term in 1930
Lost re-election
5 Henry H. Schwartz Democratic January 3, 1937 –
January 3, 1943
9 Elected in 1936
Lost re-election
6 Edward V. Robertson Republican January 3, 1943 –
January 3, 1949
10 Elected in 1942
Lost re-election
7 Lester C. Hunt Democratic January 3, 1949 –
June 19, 1954
11 Elected in 1948
Died
Vacant June 19, 1954 –
June 24, 1954
8 Edward D. Crippa Republican June 24, 1954 –
November 28, 1954
Appointed to continue Hunt's term
Retired when successor elected
9 Joseph C. O'Mahoney Democratic November 29, 1954 –
January 3, 1961
11
(Continued)
Elected to finish Hunt's term
12 Elected to full term in 1954
Retired
10 John J. Hickey Democratic January 3, 1961 –
November 6, 1962
13 Appointed to begin Senator-elect Edwin Keith Thomson's term
Lost election to finish Thompson's term
11 Milward L. Simpson Republican November 7, 1962 –
January 3, 1967
Elected to finish Thompson's term
Retired
12 Clifford P. Hansen Republican January 3, 1967 –
December 31, 1978
14 Elected in 1966
15 Re-elected in 1972
Retired and resigned early to give successor preferential seniority
13 Alan K. Simpson Republican January 1, 1979 –
January 3, 1997
Appointed to finish Hansen's term, having already been elected to the next term
16 Elected in 1978
17 Re-elected in 1984
18 Re-elected in 1990
Retired
14 Mike Enzi Republican January 3, 1997 –
Present
19 Elected in 1996
20 Re-elected in 2002
21 Re-elected in 2008
22 Re-elected in 2014

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