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Length of Service - Current Senate Members

Service is counted in number of days, not in years, sessions, or terms. Counting days in office accounts for partial terms of current legislators as they serve in the Legislature. Former members may also have partial terms due to death or resignation.

Anton J. Rockne and Carl Iverson are tied for the longest-serving legislator, when counting service in both bodies. Donald Wright's length of service would be tied with Iverson and Rockne's if his four-month service in late 1954 is counted as legislative service.

Anton J. Rockne has the longest Senate tenure. Willard Munger was the longest serving member of the Minnesota House of Representatives.

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Current Senate Members - 67 Records
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NameService InformationDays of Service in Senate (sorted descending)Total Service Days
Stumpf, LeRoy A. House 1981-82 (District 1B); Senate 1983-2012 (District 1); Senate 2013-Present (District 1) 11584 12312
Cohen, Richard J. House 1977-78 (District 63B); House 1983-86 (District 64B); Senate 1987-2012 (District 64); Senate 2013-Present (District 64) 10121 12313
Marty, John J. Senate 1987-92 (District 63); Senate 1993-2012 (District 54); Senate 2013-Present (District 66) 10121 10121
Metzen, James P. House 1975-82 (District 52A); House 1983-86 (District 39B); Senate 1987-2012 (District 39); Senate 2013-Present (District 52) 10121 14503
Pappas, Sandra L. House 1985-90 (District 65B); Senate 1991-2012 (District 65); Senate 2013-Present (District 65) 8658 10849
Limmer, Warren E. House 1989-92 (District 48A); House 1993-95 (District 33B); Senate 1995-2002 (District 33); Senate 2003-2012 (District 32); Senate 2013-Present (District 34) 7161 9394
Fischbach, Michelle L. Senate 1996-2012 (District 14); Senate 2013-Present (District 13) 6797 6797
Wiger, Sr., Charles W. Senate 1996-2012 (District 55); Senate 2013-Present (District 43) 6467 6467
Rest, Ann H. House 1985-2000 (District 46A); Senate 2001-2002 (District 46); Senate 2003-2012 (District 45); Senate 2013-Present (District 45) 5010 10849
Tomassoni, David J. House 1993-2000 (District 5B); Senate 2000-2012 (District 5); Senate 2013-Present (District 6) 5010 7930
Bakk, Thomas M. House 1995-2002 (District 6A); Senate 2003-2012 (District 6); Senate 2013-Present (District 3) 4276 7202
Dibble, D. Scott House 2001-2002 (District 60B); Senate 2003-2012 (District 60); Senate 2013-Present (District 61) 4276 5010
Hann, David W. Senate 2003-2012 (District 42); Senate 2013-Present (District 48) 4276 4276
Ortman, Julianne E. Senate 2003-2012 (District 34); Senate 2013-Present (District 47) 4276 4276
Rosen, Julie A. Senate 2003-2012 (District 24); Senate 2013-Present (District 23) 4276 4276
Saxhaug, Tom Senate 2003-2012 (District 3); Senate 2013-Present (District 5) 4276 4276
Senjem, David H. Senate 2003-2012 (District 29); Senate 2013-Present (District 25) 4276 4276
Skoe, Rod House 1999-2002 (District 2B); Senate 2003-2012 (District 2); Senate 2013-Present (District 2) 4276 5739
Sparks, Daniel D. Senate 2003-2012 (District 27); Senate 2013-Present (District 27) 4276 4276
Bonoff, Terri E. Senate 2005-2012 (District 43); Senate 2013-Present (District 44) 3211 3211
Ingebrigtsen, Bill G. Senate 2007-2012 (District 11); Senate 2013-Present (District 8) 2819 2819
Latz, Ronald Steven House 2003-2006 (District 44B); Senate 2007-2012 (District 44); Senate 2013-Present (District 46) 2819 4276
Lourey, Tony Senate 2007-2012 (District 8); Senate 2013-Present (District 11) 2819 2819
Sheran, Kathleen J. Senate 2007-2012 (District 23); Senate 2013-Present (District 19) 2819 2819
Sieben, Katie House 2003-2006 (District 57A); Senate 2007-2012 (District 57); Senate 2013-Present (District 54) 2819 4276
Torres Ray, Patricia Senate 2007-2012 (District 62); Senate 2013-Present (District 63) 2819 2819
Nienow, Sean Robert Senate 2003-2006 (District 17); Senate 2011-2012 (District 17); Senate 2013-Present (District 32) 2814 2814
Carlson, Jim Senate 2007-2010 (District 38); Senate 2013-Present (District 51) 2084 2084
Ruud, Carrie L. Senate 2003-2006 (District 4); Senate 2013-Present (District 10) 2079 2079
Dahle, Kevin L. Senate 2008-2010 (District 25); Senate 2013-Present (District 20) 1700 1700
Benson, Michelle R. Senate 2011-2012 (District 49); Senate 2013-Present (District 31) 1357 1357
Brown, David M. Senate 2011-2012 (District 16); Senate 2013-Present (District 15) 1357 1357
Chamberlain, Roger C. Senate 2011-2012 (District 53); Senate 2013-Present (District 38) 1357 1357
Dahms, Gary H. Senate 2011-2012 (District 21); Senate 2013-Present (District 16) 1357 1357
Gazelka, Paul House 2005-2006 (District 12A); Senate 2011-2012 (District 12); Senate 2013-Present (District 9) 1357 2086
Goodwin, Barbara J. House 2001-2002 (District 52A); House 2003-2006 (District 50A); Senate 2011-2012 (District 50); Senate 2013-Present (District 41) 1357 3548
Hall, Dan D. Senate 2011-2012 (District 40); Senate 2013-Present (District 56) 1357 1357
Miller, Jeremy R. Senate 2011-2012 (District 31); Senate 2013-Present (District 28) 1357 1357
Nelson, Carla J. House 2003-2004 (District 30A); Senate 2011-2012 (District 30); Senate 2013-Present (District 26) 1357 2085
Newman, Scott J. House 2004-2006 (District 18A); Senate 2011-2012 (District 18); Senate 2013-Present (District 18) 1357 2448
Pederson, John C. Senate 2011-2012 (District 15); Senate 2013-Present (District 14) 1357 1357
Reinert, Roger Jonathon House 2009-2010 (District 7B); Senate 2011-2012 (District 7); Senate 2013-Present (District 7) 1357 2085
Thompson, David A. Senate 2011-2012 (District 36); Senate 2013-Present (District 58) 1357 1357
Hayden, Jeff House 2009-2011 (District 61B); Senate 2011-2012 (District 61); Senate 2013-Present (District 62) 1063 2086
Eaton, Chris A. Senate 2011-2012 (District 46); Senate 2013-Present (District 40) 1060 1060
Dziedzic, Kari Senate 2012-2012 (District 59); Senate 2013-Present (District 60) 976 976
Koenen, Lyle J. House 2003-2012 (District 20B); Senate 2012 (District 20); Senate 2013-Present (District 17) 887 4276
Anderson, Bruce Douglas House 1995-2002 (District 19B); House 2003-2012 (District 19A); Senate 2013-Present (District 29) 622 7202
Champion, Bobby Joe House 2009-2012 (District 58B); Senate 2013-Present (District 59) 622 2085
Clausen, Greg D. Senate 2013-Present (District 57) 622 622
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