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Kentucky

The state of Kentucky has two senators in the United States Senate and six 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.

Kentucky’s senators are:

Mitch McConnell
Senior Senator

Mitch McConnell

Republican
Since Jan 3, 1985
Next Election in 2020
Rand Paul
Junior Senator

Rand Paul

Republican
Since Jan 5, 2011
Next Election in 2022

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.

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Kentucky’s six representatives are:

James Comer
1st District

James Comer

Republican
Since Nov 14, 2016
(Current term ends Jan 3, 2019)
Brett Guthrie
2nd District

Brett Guthrie

Republican
Since Jan 6, 2009
(Current term ends Jan 3, 2019)
John Yarmuth
3rd District

John Yarmuth

Democrat
Since Jan 4, 2007
(Current term ends Jan 3, 2019)
Thomas Massie
4th District

Thomas Massie

Republican
Since Nov 13, 2012
(Current term ends Jan 3, 2019)
Harold “Hal” Rogers
5th District

Harold “Hal” Rogers

Republican
Since Jan 5, 1981
(Current term ends Jan 3, 2019)
Garland “Andy” Barr
6th District

Garland “Andy” Barr

Republican
Since Jan 3, 2013
(Current term ends Jan 3, 2019)

Map of Congressional Districts