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Rhode Island

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

Senators

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

John “Jack” Reed
Senior Senator

John “Jack” Reed

Democrat
Since Jan 7, 1997
Next Election in 2020
Sheldon Whitehouse
Junior Senator

Sheldon Whitehouse

Democrat
Since Jan 4, 2007
Next Election in 2018

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

Find your representative by entering your address:

Rhode Island’s representatives are:

David Cicilline
1st District

David Cicilline

Democrat
Since Jan 5, 2011
James “Jim” Langevin
2nd District

James “Jim” Langevin

Democrat
Since Jan 3, 2001

Map of Congressional Districts