Alabama

Alabama is a U.S. state with two senators in the United States Senate and seven representatives in the United States House of Representatives.

Each state elects two senators for staggered 6-year terms. Senators represent the entire state. Alabama’s senators are:

Senior Senator

Richard Shelby

Republican
Took Office: Jan 6, 1987
Next Election: 2016
Junior Senator

Jefferson “Jeff” Sessions

Republican
Took Office: Jan 7, 1997
Next Election: 2020

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 for a two-year term. Representatives are also called congressmen/congresswomen.

Alabama’s representatives are:

1st District

Bradley Byrne

Republican
Took Office: Jan 8, 2014
Baldwin County, Mobile County, Washington ...
2nd District

Martha Roby

Republican
Took Office: Jan 5, 2011
Covington County, Barbour County, Conecuh ...
3rd District

Mike Rogers

Republican
Took Office: Jan 7, 2003
Tallapoosa County, Talladega County, St. ...
4th District

Robert Aderholt

Republican
Took Office: Jan 7, 1997
Walker County, DeKalb County, Cullman ...
5th District

Mo Brooks

Republican
Took Office: Jan 5, 2011
Jackson County, Madison County, Lauderdale ...
6th District

Gary Palmer

Republican
Took Office: Jan 6, 2015
Shelby County, Chilton County, Coosa ...
7th District

Terri Sewell

Democrat
Took Office: Jan 5, 2011
Dallas County, Marengo County, Choctaw ...