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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) 11561 12289
Cohen, Richard J. House 1977-78 (District 63B); House 1983-86 (District 64B); Senate 1987-2012 (District 64); Senate 2013-Present (District 64) 10098 12290
Marty, John J. Senate 1987-92 (District 63); Senate 1993-2012 (District 54); Senate 2013-Present (District 66) 10098 10098
Metzen, James P. House 1975-82 (District 52A); House 1983-86 (District 39B); Senate 1987-2012 (District 39); Senate 2013-Present (District 52) 10098 14480
Pappas, Sandra L. House 1985-90 (District 65B); Senate 1991-2012 (District 65); Senate 2013-Present (District 65) 8635 10826
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) 7138 9371
Fischbach, Michelle L. Senate 1996-2012 (District 14); Senate 2013-Present (District 13) 6774 6774
Wiger, Sr., Charles W. Senate 1996-2012 (District 55); Senate 2013-Present (District 43) 6444 6444
Rest, Ann H. House 1985-2000 (District 46A); Senate 2001-2002 (District 46); Senate 2003-2012 (District 45); Senate 2013-Present (District 45) 4987 10826
Tomassoni, David J. House 1993-2000 (District 5B); Senate 2000-2012 (District 5); Senate 2013-Present (District 6) 4987 7907
Bakk, Thomas M. House 1995-2002 (District 6A); Senate 2003-2012 (District 6); Senate 2013-Present (District 3) 4253 7179
Dibble, D. Scott House 2001-2002 (District 60B); Senate 2003-2012 (District 60); Senate 2013-Present (District 61) 4253 4987
Hann, David W. Senate 2003-2012 (District 42); Senate 2013-Present (District 48) 4253 4253
Ortman, Julianne E. Senate 2003-2012 (District 34); Senate 2013-Present (District 47) 4253 4253
Rosen, Julie A. Senate 2003-2012 (District 24); Senate 2013-Present (District 23) 4253 4253
Saxhaug, Tom Senate 2003-2012 (District 3); Senate 2013-Present (District 5) 4253 4253
Senjem, David H. Senate 2003-2012 (District 29); Senate 2013-Present (District 25) 4253 4253
Skoe, Rod House 1999-2002 (District 2B); Senate 2003-2012 (District 2); Senate 2013-Present (District 2) 4253 5716
Sparks, Daniel D. Senate 2003-2012 (District 27); Senate 2013-Present (District 27) 4253 4253
Bonoff, Terri E. Senate 2005-2012 (District 43); Senate 2013-Present (District 44) 3188 3188
Ingebrigtsen, Bill G. Senate 2007-2012 (District 11); Senate 2013-Present (District 8) 2796 2796
Latz, Ronald Steven House 2003-2006 (District 44B); Senate 2007-2012 (District 44); Senate 2013-Present (District 46) 2796 4253
Lourey, Tony Senate 2007-2012 (District 8); Senate 2013-Present (District 11) 2796 2796
Sheran, Kathleen J. Senate 2007-2012 (District 23); Senate 2013-Present (District 19) 2796 2796
Sieben, Katie House 2003-2006 (District 57A); Senate 2007-2012 (District 57); Senate 2013-Present (District 54) 2796 4253
Torres Ray, Patricia Senate 2007-2012 (District 62); Senate 2013-Present (District 63) 2796 2796
Nienow, Sean Robert Senate 2003-2006 (District 17); Senate 2011-2012 (District 17); Senate 2013-Present (District 32) 2791 2791
Carlson, Jim Senate 2007-2010 (District 38); Senate 2013-Present (District 51) 2061 2061
Ruud, Carrie L. Senate 2003-2006 (District 4); Senate 2013-Present (District 10) 2056 2056
Dahle, Kevin L. Senate 2008-2010 (District 25); Senate 2013-Present (District 20) 1677 1677
Benson, Michelle R. Senate 2011-2012 (District 49); Senate 2013-Present (District 31) 1334 1334
Brown, David M. Senate 2011-2012 (District 16); Senate 2013-Present (District 15) 1334 1334
Chamberlain, Roger C. Senate 2011-2012 (District 53); Senate 2013-Present (District 38) 1334 1334
Dahms, Gary H. Senate 2011-2012 (District 21); Senate 2013-Present (District 16) 1334 1334
Gazelka, Paul House 2005-2006 (District 12A); Senate 2011-2012 (District 12); Senate 2013-Present (District 9) 1334 2063
Goodwin, Barbara J. House 2001-2002 (District 52A); House 2003-2006 (District 50A); Senate 2011-2012 (District 50); Senate 2013-Present (District 41) 1334 3525
Hall, Dan D. Senate 2011-2012 (District 40); Senate 2013-Present (District 56) 1334 1334
Miller, Jeremy R. Senate 2011-2012 (District 31); Senate 2013-Present (District 28) 1334 1334
Nelson, Carla J. House 2003-2004 (District 30A); Senate 2011-2012 (District 30); Senate 2013-Present (District 26) 1334 2062
Newman, Scott J. House 2004-2006 (District 18A); Senate 2011-2012 (District 18); Senate 2013-Present (District 18) 1334 2425
Pederson, John C. Senate 2011-2012 (District 15); Senate 2013-Present (District 14) 1334 1334
Reinert, Roger Jonathon House 2009-2010 (District 7B); Senate 2011-2012 (District 7); Senate 2013-Present (District 7) 1334 2062
Thompson, David A. Senate 2011-2012 (District 36); Senate 2013-Present (District 58) 1334 1334
Hayden, Jeff House 2009-2011 (District 61B); Senate 2011-2012 (District 61); Senate 2013-Present (District 62) 1040 2063
Eaton, Chris A. Senate 2011-2012 (District 46); Senate 2013-Present (District 40) 1037 1037
Dziedzic, Kari Senate 2012-2012 (District 59); Senate 2013-Present (District 60) 953 953
Koenen, Lyle J. House 2003-2012 (District 20B); Senate 2012 (District 20); Senate 2013-Present (District 17) 864 4253
Anderson, Bruce Douglas House 1995-2002 (District 19B); House 2003-2012 (District 19A); Senate 2013-Present (District 29) 599 7179
Champion, Bobby Joe House 2009-2012 (District 58B); Senate 2013-Present (District 59) 599 2062
Clausen, Greg D. Senate 2013-Present (District 57) 599 599
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