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  1. Jun 18, 2022 · Dianne Feinstein, née Dianne Emiel Goldman, (born June 22, 1933, San Francisco, California, U.S.), American politician who was elected as a Democrat to the U.S. Senate in 1992 and began representing California later that year. She was the first woman to serve as senator from that state.

  2. Jun 11, 2022 · This is a complete list of all people who previously served in the United States Senate. As of January 2021 [update] , a total of 1,994 different persons have served in the Senate (including those currently serving).

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  4. Jun 18, 2022 · First woman to run for a Senate seat - Jeannette Rankin - 1918 [270] First female senator - Rebecca Latimer Felton - 1922 [271] First female to preside over the Senate – Arkansas Senator Hattie Caraway - 1943 [272] First female to serve in both houses of Congress – Margaret Chase Smith - 1948 [273]

  5. Jun 20, 2022 · United States Senate. Coordinates: 38°53′26″N 77°0′32″W. The United States Senate is the upper chamber of the United States Congress, with the House of Representatives being the lower chamber. Together they compose the national bicameral legislature of the United States . The composition and powers of the Senate are established by ...

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    • Chuck Schumer (D), since January 20, 2021
  6. Jun 18, 2022 · List of current United States senators. Senate composition by state and party. 2 Democrats. 2 Republicans. 1 Democrat and 1 Republican. 1 Democrat and 1 Independent caucusing with Democrats. 1 Republican and 1 Independent caucusing with Democrats. The United States Senate consists of 100 members, two from each of the 50 states.

    State
    Senator
    Party
    Born
    ( 1934-05-06) May 6, 1934 (age 88)
    ( 1954-09-18) September 18, 1954 (age ...
    ( 1957-05-22) May 22, 1957 (age 65)
    ( 1964-11-13) November 13, 1964 (age 57)
  7. Jun 24, 2022 · For the 117th Congress, the members of the House Steering and Policy Committee unanimously appointed Congresswoman Plaskett to serve on the House Committee on Ways and Means, the oldest and one of the most exclusive committees in Congress.