Mikulski to be longest-serving female US senator
Mikulski, a Democrat who will become the longest-serving woman in the history of the U.S. Senate on Wednesday, says in her characteristically blunt style that she was never much of a jock anyway. “For us ... including the current 17 female senators.
Chuck Colgan, state’s longest serving senator, says he will retire
At 87, Colgan has earned the title of longest-serving Virginia senator. He’s also long served as chairman ... “It wasn’t the amount of money. It was the idea of us getting the money for George Mason,” Jenkins said. “The next year he attached ...
Hawaii's Inouye was current longest-serving senator, war hero
Think you know the US? Take our geography quiz. He is the last remaining member of the Senate to have voted for the Civil Rights Act of 1964. Inouye was serving as Hawaii's first congressman in 1962, when he ran for the Senate and won 70 percent of the vote.
Longest Serving Member of US Senate Dies
The longest-serving member of the U.S. Senate and the man who was third in line for the presidency, Hawaii's Daniel Inouye, has died. He was 88 years old. Inouye, a decorated World War II veteran, had been hospitalized in Washington since December 6 ...
Who Are the Longest-Serving Senators in History?
Here are the five longest-serving senators in U.S. history, according to United States Senate website ... Inouye (D-Hawaii) is now the member of the current senate who has served the longest, and is also the second longest-serving senator ever.