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Nebraskamarker was admitted to the Union on March 1, 1867, and elects its United States Senators to Class I and Class II. Ben Nelson and Mike Johanns are Nebraska's current senators.

Class I

Senator Party Took office Left office Reason Other offices/Notes
Thomas Tipton Republican March 1, 1867 March 4, 1875
Algernon Paddock Republican March 4, 1875 March 4, 1881 Lost re-election
Charles Van Wyck Republican March 4, 1881 March 4, 1887 Lost re-election U.S. Representative (1859–1863; 1867–1869; 1870–1871)
Algernon S. Paddock Republican March 4, 1887 March 4, 1893
William V. Allen Populist March 4, 1893 March 4, 1899 Lost re-election
Monroe Hayward Republican March 8, 1899 December 5, 1899 Died Hayward died before qualifying
William V. Allen Populist December 13, 1899 March 28, 1901 Successor qualified
Charles H. Dietrich Republican March 28, 1901 March 4, 1905 Retired Governor of Nebraska (1901)
Elmer Burkett Republican March 4, 1905 March 4, 1911 Lost renomination U.S. Representative (1899–1905)
Gilbert Hitchcock Democratic March 4, 1911 March 4, 1923 Lost re-election U.S. Representative (1903–1905; 1907–1911)
Robert B. Howell Republican March 4, 1923 March 11, 1933 Died
William H. Thompson Democratic May 24, 1933 November 26, 1934 Successor qualified Judge of the Nebraska Supreme Courtmarker (1924–1931)
Richard C. Hunter Democratic November 7, 1934 January 3, 1935 Term expired
Edward R. Burke Democratic January 3, 1935 January 3, 1941 Lost renomination U.S. Representative (1933–1935)
Hugh A. Butler Republican January 3, 1941 July 1, 1954 Died
Samuel W. Reynolds Republican July 3, 1954 November 7, 1954 Successor qualified
Roman Hruska Republican November 8, 1954 December 27, 1976 Resigned U.S. Representative (1953–1954)
Edward Zorinsky Democratic December 28, 1976 March 6, 1987 Died
David K. Karnes Republican March 11, 1987 January 3, 1989 Resigned
Bob Kerrey Democratic January 3, 1989 January 3, 2001 Retired Governor of Nebraska (1983–1987)

Congressional Medal of Honor recipient (1969)
Ben Nelson Democratic January 3, 2001 Present Incumbent Governor of Nebraska (1991–1999)


Class II

Senator Party Took office Left office Reason Other offices/Notes
John Thayer Republican March 1, 1867 March 4, 1871 Lost re-election Governor of Nebraska (1887–1891)

Governor of the Wyoming Territory (1875–1879)
Phineas Hitchcock Republican March 4, 1871 March 4, 1877 Lost re-election Nebraska Territory's Delegate to Congress (1865–1867)
Alvin Saunders Republican March 5, 1877 March 4, 1883 Governor of the Nebraska Territorymarker (1861–1867)
Charles F. Manderson Republican March 4, 1883 March 4, 1895 President pro tempore (1891–1893)
John Mellen Thurston Republican March 4, 1895 March 4, 1901 Retired Commissioner, St. Louis Exposition (1901)
Joseph Millard Republican March 28, 1901 March 4, 1907 Retired
Norris Brown Republican March 4, 1907 March 4, 1913 Lost re-election U.S. Representative (1903–1913)

"Father of the TVA"
George W. Norris Republican March 4, 1913 January 3, 1943
Independent
Kenneth S. Wherry Republican January 3, 1943 November 29, 1951 Died Senate Republican Leader (1949–1952)

Senate Republican Whip (1944–1949)
Fred Andrew Seaton Republican December 10, 1951 November 4, 1952 Successor elected Secretary of the Interior (1956–1961)
Dwight P. Griswold Republican November 5, 1952 April 12, 1954 Died Governor of Nebraska (1940–1946)
Eva Bowring Republican April 16, 1954 November 7, 1954 Successor elected
Hazel Abel Republican November 8, 1954 December 31, 1954 Resigned
Carl Curtis Republican January 1, 1955 January 3, 1979 Retired U.S. Representative (1939–1954)
J. James Exon Democratic January 3, 1979 January 3, 1997 Retired Governor of Nebraska (1971-1979)
Chuck Hagel Republican January 3, 1997 January 3, 2009 Retired
Mike Johanns Republican January 3, 2009 Incumbent United States Secretary of Agriculture (2005–2007)

Governor of Nebraska (1999-2005)


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