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Wisconsin was admitted to the Union on May 29, 1848. Jump to: navigation, search State nickname: Badger State State motto: Forward Other U.S. States Capital Madison Largest city Milwaukee Governor Jim Doyle (D) Senators Herb Kohl (D) Russ Feingold (D) Official languages None Area 169,790 km² (23rd)  - Land 140,787 km²  - Water 28,006 km² (17%) Population (2000... Jump to: navigation, search May 29 is the 149th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (150th in leap years). ... 1848 is a leap year starting on Saturday (link will take you to calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ...


U.S. Senators from Wisconsin

Class 1: Elections 2000;2006;2012
Jump to: navigation, search Seal of the Senate The United States Senate is one of the two chambers of the Congress of the United States, the other being the House of Representatives. ... Jump to: navigation, search State nickname: Badger State State motto: Forward Other U.S. States Capital Madison Largest city Milwaukee Governor Jim Doyle (D) Senators Herb Kohl (D) Russ Feingold (D) Official languages None Area 169,790 km² (23rd)  - Land 140,787 km²  - Water 28,006 km² (17%) Population (2000...

Name Party Dates
Henry Dodge Democrat 1848 - 1857
James R. Doolittle Republican 1857 - 1869
Matthew H. Carpenter Republican 1869 - 1875
Angus Cameron Republican 1875 - 1881
Philetus Sawyer Republican 1881 - 1893
John L. Mitchell Democrat 1893 - 1899
Joseph V. Quarles Republican 1899 - 1905
Robert M. La Follette, Sr. Republican 1905 - 1925
Robert M. La Follette, Jr. Republican, Progressive 1925 - 1947
Joseph R. McCarthy Republican 1947 - 1957
William Proxmire Democrat 1957 - 1989
Herbert H. Kohl Democrat 1989 -

Class 3: Elections 1998;2004;2010
Henry Dodge (October 12, 1782 - June 19, 1867) was a member of the Democratic Party who served in the United States Senate for the state of Wisconsin from 1848 - 1857. ... The Democratic Party is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... 1848 is a leap year starting on Saturday (link will take you to calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1857 was a common year starting on Thursday (see link for calendar). ... See James Harold Doolittle for Jimmy Doolittle, the famous United States Army aviator, James Rood Doolittle (January 3, 1815 - July 23, 1897) served in the United States Senate for the state of Wisconsin from 1857 to 1869. ... The Republican Party, often called the GOP (for Grand Old Party, although one early citation described it as the Gallant Old Party) [1], is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... 1857 was a common year starting on Thursday (see link for calendar). ... Jump to: navigation, search 1869 is a common year starting on Friday (link will take you to calendar). ... Matthew Hale Carpenter (December 22, 1824 - February 24, 1881) was a member of the Republican Party who served in the United States Senate for the state of Wisconsin from 1869 - 1875 and again from 1879 - 1881. ... The Republican Party, often called the GOP (for Grand Old Party, although one early citation described it as the Gallant Old Party) [1], is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... Jump to: navigation, search 1869 is a common year starting on Friday (link will take you to calendar). ... 1875 was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... The Republican Party, often called the GOP (for Grand Old Party, although one early citation described it as the Gallant Old Party) [1], is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... 1875 was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... Jump to: navigation, search 1881 was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar). ... The Republican Party, often called the GOP (for Grand Old Party, although one early citation described it as the Gallant Old Party) [1], is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... Jump to: navigation, search 1881 was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar). ... Jump to: navigation, search 1893 was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... John Lendrum Mitchell (October 19, 1842 - June 29, 1904) was an American politician and a Congressman and Senator from Wisconsin. ... The Democratic Party is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... Jump to: navigation, search 1893 was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... Jump to: navigation, search 1899 was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... The Republican Party, often called the GOP (for Grand Old Party, although one early citation described it as the Gallant Old Party) [1], is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... Jump to: navigation, search 1899 was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... Jump to: navigation, search 1905 was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... Robert Marion La Follette, Sr. ... The Republican Party, often called the GOP (for Grand Old Party, although one early citation described it as the Gallant Old Party) [1], is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... Jump to: navigation, search 1905 was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... Jump to: navigation, search 1925 was a common year starting on Thursday (link will take you to calendar). ... Robert Marion La Follette, Jr. ... The Republican Party, often called the GOP (for Grand Old Party, although one early citation described it as the Gallant Old Party) [1], is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... The United States Progressive Party refers to three distinct political parties in 20th-century United States politics. ... Jump to: navigation, search 1925 was a common year starting on Thursday (link will take you to calendar). ... Jump to: navigation, search 1947 was a common year starting on Wednesday (link will take you to calendar). ... Joseph McCarthy This article is about the American politician. ... The Republican Party, often called the GOP (for Grand Old Party, although one early citation described it as the Gallant Old Party) [1], is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... Jump to: navigation, search 1947 was a common year starting on Wednesday (link will take you to calendar). ... Jump to: navigation, search 1957 was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... William Proxmire (born November 11, 1915) was a member of the Democratic Party who served in the United States Senate for the state of Wisconsin from 1957 to 1989. ... The Democratic Party is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... Jump to: navigation, search 1957 was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Jump to: navigation, search 1989 is a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Herbert H. Kohl (born February 7, 1935) is an American politician and the senior senator from the state of Wisconsin. ... The Democratic Party is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... Jump to: navigation, search 1989 is a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

Name Party Dates
Isaac P. Walker Democrat 1848 - 1855
Charles Durkee Free Soil, Republican 1855 - 1861
Timothy O. Howe Republican 1861 - 1879
Matthew H. Carpenter Republican 1879 - 1881
Angus Cameron Republican 1881 - 1885
John Coit Spooner Republican 1885 - 1891
William F. Vilas Democrat 1891 - 1897
John Coit Spooner Republican 1897 - 1907
Isaac Stephenson Republican 1907 - 1915
Paul O. Husting Democrat 1915 - 1917
Irvine Lenroot Republican 1918 - 1927
John J. Blaine Republican 1927 - 1933
F. Ryan Duffy Democrat 1933 - 1939
Alexander Wiley Republican 1939 - 1963
Gaylord A. Nelson Democrat 1963 - 1981
Robert W. Kasten, Jr. Republican 1981 - 1993
Russ Feingold Democrat 1993 -

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