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Alaska

The state of Alaska has two senators in the United States Senate and one representatives in the United States House of Representatives.

Senators

Each state in the United States elects two senators, regardless of the state’s population. Senators serve six-year terms with staggered elections. Americans in the United States’s six territories do not have senators.

Alaska’s senators are:

Lisa Murkowski
Senior Senator

Lisa Murkowski

Republican
Since Jan 7, 2003
Next Election in 2022
Dan Sullivan
Junior Senator

Dan Sullivan

Republican
Since Jan 6, 2015
Next Election in 2020

Representatives

The United States is divided into 435 congressional districts, each with a population of about 710,000 individuals. Each district elects a representative to the House of Representatives for a two-year term. Representatives are also called congressmen/congresswomen. Americans in the United States’s six territories are represented in the House of Representatives by an additional six non-voting delegates.

Alaska’s one representative, called an “at-large” representative because they represent the entire state, is:

Don Young
At Large

Don Young

Republican
Since Mar 6, 1973
(Current term ends Jan 3, 2019)

Map of Congressional Districts