Tennessee

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

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

Senior Senator

Lamar Alexander

Republican
Took Office: Jan 7, 2003
Next Election: 2020
Junior Senator

Bob Corker

Republican
Took Office: Jan 4, 2007
Next Election: 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.

Tennessee’s representatives are:

1st District

David “Phil” Roe

Republican
Took Office: Jan 6, 2009
Greene County, Sevier County, Hawkins ...
2nd District

John “Jimmy” Duncan Jr.

Republican
Took Office: Nov 8, 1988
Blount County, Knox County, Claiborne ...
3rd District

Charles “Chuck” Fleischmann

Republican
Took Office: Jan 5, 2011
Monroe County, Hamilton County, Scott ...
4th District

Scott DesJarlais

Republican
Took Office: Jan 5, 2011
Rutherford County, Franklin County, Lincoln ...
5th District

Jim Cooper

Democrat
Took Office: Jan 7, 2003
Davidson County, Nashville-Davidson metropolitan government ...
6th District

Diane Black

Republican
Took Office: Jan 5, 2011
Cumberland County, Wilson County, Sumner ...
7th District

Marsha Blackburn

Republican
Took Office: Jan 7, 2003
Wayne County, Hardeman County, Lawrence ...
8th District

Stephen Fincher

Republican
Took Office: Jan 5, 2011
Fayette County, Gibson County, Carroll ...
9th District

Steve Cohen

Democrat
Took Office: Jan 4, 2007
White Haven-Coro Lake, Parkway Village-Oakhaven, ...