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List of United States Senators from Hawaii

 

List of United States Senators from Hawaii

Hawaii was admitted to the Union on August 21, 1959.

Class 1

Class 1 U.S. Senators belong to the electoral cycle who were elected for three Congresses in the state's first election of 1959 and whose seats in recent years are contested in 1994, 2000, 2006, and 2012.

# Senator Party Tenure Congress Term Electoral history
1 Hiram Fong Republican August 21, 1959 –
January 3, 1977
86th 1 Elected in 1959
87th
88th
89th 2 Re-elected in 1964
90th
91st
92nd 3 Re-elected in 1970

Retired
93rd
94th
2 Spark Matsunaga Democratic January 3, 1977 –
April 15, 1990
95th 4 Elected in 1976
96th
97th
98th 5 Re-elected in 1982
99th
100th
101st 6 Re-elected in 1988

Died
Vacant April 15, 1990 –
May 16, 1990
3 Daniel Akaka Democratic May 16, 1990 –
January 3, 2013
101st
(Continued)
Appointed to continue Matsunaga's term

Elected to finish Matsunaga's term
102nd
103rd
104th 7 Elected to full term in 1994
105th
106th
107th 8 Re-elected in 2000
108th
109th
110th 9 Re-elected in 2006

Retired
111th
112th
4 Mazie Hirono Democratic January 3, 2013 –
Present
113th 10 Elected in 2012
114th
115th

Class 3

Class 3 U.S. Senators belong to the electoral cycle who were elected for two Congresses in the state's first election of 1959 and whose seats in recent years are contested in 1992, 1998, 2004, 2010, and 2014.

# Senator Party Tenure Congress Term Electoral history
1 Oren E. Long Democratic August 21, 1959 –
January 3, 1963
86th 1 Elected in 1959

Retired
87th
2 Daniel Inouye Democratic January 3, 1963 –
December 17, 2012
88th 2 Elected in 1962
89th
90th
91st 3 Re-elected in 1968
92nd
93rd
94th 4 Re-elected in 1974
95th
96th
97th 5 Re-elected in 1980
98th
99th
100th 6 Re-elected in 1986
101st
102nd
103rd 7 Re-elected in 1992
104th
105th
106th 8 Re-elected in 1998
107th
108th
109th 9 Re-elected in 2004
110th
111th
112th 10 Re-elected in 2010

Died
Vacant December 17, 2012 –
December 26, 2012
3 Brian Schatz Democratic December 26, 2012 –
Present
112th
(Continued)
Appointed to continue Inouye's term
113th
To be decided in the 2014 special election 114th TBD

See also

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