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Vermont

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

Senators

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

Patrick Leahy
Senior Senator

Patrick Leahy

Democrat
Since Jan 14, 1975
Next Election in 2022
Bernard “Bernie” Sanders
Junior Senator

Bernard “Bernie” Sanders

Independent
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.

Vermont’s representative is:

Peter Welch
At Large

Peter Welch

Democrat
Since Jan 4, 2007

Map of Congressional Districts