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

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

Senior Senator

Thad Cochran

Since Jan 15, 1979
Next Election in 2020
Junior Senator

Roger Wicker

Since Dec 31, 2007
Next Election in 2018

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.

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Mississippi’s representatives are:

1st District

Trent Kelly

Since Jun 9, 2015
2nd District

Bennie Thompson

Since Apr 13, 1993
3rd District

Gregg Harper

Since Jan 6, 2009
4th District

Steven Palazzo

Since Jan 5, 2011