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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) 11433 12161
Cohen, Richard J. House 1977-78 (District 63B); House 1983-86 (District 64B); Senate 1987-2012 (District 64); Senate 2013-Present (District 64) 9970 12162
Marty, John J. Senate 1987-92 (District 63); Senate 1993-2012 (District 54); Senate 2013-Present (District 66) 9970 9970
Metzen, James P. House 1975-82 (District 52A); House 1983-86 (District 39B); Senate 1987-2012 (District 39); Senate 2013-Present (District 52) 9970 14352
Pappas, Sandra L. House 1985-90 (District 65B); Senate 1991-2012 (District 65); Senate 2013-Present (District 65) 8507 10698
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) 7010 9243
Fischbach, Michelle L. Senate 1996-2012 (District 14); Senate 2013-Present (District 13) 6646 6646
Wiger, Sr., Charles W. Senate 1996-2012 (District 55); Senate 2013-Present (District 43) 6316 6316
Rest, Ann H. House 1985-2000 (District 46A); Senate 2001-2002 (District 46); Senate 2003-2012 (District 45); Senate 2013-Present (District 45) 4859 10698
Tomassoni, David J. House 1993-2000 (District 5B); Senate 2000-2012 (District 5); Senate 2013-Present (District 6) 4859 7779
Bakk, Thomas M. House 1995-2002 (District 6A); Senate 2003-2012 (District 6); Senate 2013-Present (District 3) 4125 7051
Dibble, D. Scott House 2001-2002 (District 60B); Senate 2003-2012 (District 60); Senate 2013-Present (District 61) 4125 4859
Hann, David W. Senate 2003-2012 (District 42); Senate 2013-Present (District 48) 4125 4125
Ortman, Julianne E. Senate 2003-2012 (District 34); Senate 2013-Present (District 47) 4125 4125
Rosen, Julie A. Senate 2003-2012 (District 24); Senate 2013-Present (District 23) 4125 4125
Saxhaug, Tom Senate 2003-2012 (District 3); Senate 2013-Present (District 5) 4125 4125
Senjem, David H. Senate 2003-2012 (District 29); Senate 2013-Present (District 25) 4125 4125
Skoe, Rod House 1999-2002 (District 2B); Senate 2003-2012 (District 2); Senate 2013-Present (District 2) 4125 5588
Sparks, Daniel D. Senate 2003-2012 (District 27); Senate 2013-Present (District 27) 4125 4125
Bonoff, Terri E. Senate 2005-2012 (District 43); Senate 2013-Present (District 44) 3060 3060
Ingebrigtsen, Bill G. Senate 2007-2012 (District 11); Senate 2013-Present (District 8) 2668 2668
Latz, Ronald Steven House 2003-2006 (District 44B); Senate 2007-2012 (District 44); Senate 2013-Present (District 46) 2668 4125
Lourey, Tony Senate 2007-2012 (District 8); Senate 2013-Present (District 11) 2668 2668
Sheran, Kathleen J. Senate 2007-2012 (District 23); Senate 2013-Present (District 19) 2668 2668
Sieben, Katie House 2003-2006 (District 57A); Senate 2007-2012 (District 57); Senate 2013-Present (District 54) 2668 4125
Torres Ray, Patricia Senate 2007-2012 (District 62); Senate 2013-Present (District 63) 2668 2668
Nienow, Sean Robert Senate 2003-2006 (District 17); Senate 2011-2012 (District 17); Senate 2013-Present (District 32) 2663 2663
Carlson, Jim Senate 2007-2010 (District 38); Senate 2013-Present (District 51) 1933 1933
Ruud, Carrie L. Senate 2003-2006 (District 4); Senate 2013-Present (District 10) 1928 1928
Dahle, Kevin L. Senate 2008-2010 (District 25); Senate 2013-Present (District 20) 1549 1549
Benson, Michelle R. Senate 2011-2012 (District 49); Senate 2013-Present (District 31) 1206 1206
Brown, David M. Senate 2011-2012 (District 16); Senate 2013-Present (District 15) 1206 1206
Chamberlain, Roger C. Senate 2011-2012 (District 53); Senate 2013-Present (District 38) 1206 1206
Dahms, Gary H. Senate 2011-2012 (District 21); Senate 2013-Present (District 16) 1206 1206
Gazelka, Paul House 2005-2006 (District 12A); Senate 2011-2012 (District 12); Senate 2013-Present (District 9) 1206 1935
Goodwin, Barbara J. House 2001-2002 (District 52A); House 2003-2006 (District 50A); Senate 2011-2012 (District 50); Senate 2013-Present (District 41) 1206 3397
Hall, Dan D. Senate 2011-2012 (District 40); Senate 2013-Present (District 56) 1206 1206
Miller, Jeremy R. Senate 2011-2012 (District 31); Senate 2013-Present (District 28) 1206 1206
Nelson, Carla J. House 2003-2004 (District 30A); Senate 2011-2012 (District 30); Senate 2013-Present (District 26) 1206 1934
Newman, Scott J. House 2004-2006 (District 18A); Senate 2011-2012 (District 18); Senate 2013-Present (District 18) 1206 2297
Pederson, John C. Senate 2011-2012 (District 15); Senate 2013-Present (District 14) 1206 1206
Reinert, Roger Jonathon House 2009-2010 (District 7B); Senate 2011-2012 (District 7); Senate 2013-Present (District 7) 1206 1934
Thompson, David A. Senate 2011-2012 (District 36); Senate 2013-Present (District 58) 1206 1206
Hayden, Jeff House 2009-2011 (District 61B); Senate 2011-2012 (District 61); Senate 2013-Present (District 62) 912 1935
Eaton, Chris A. Senate 2011-2012 (District 46); Senate 2013-Present (District 40) 909 909
Dziedzic, Kari Senate 2012-2012 (District 59); Senate 2013-Present (District 60) 825 825
Koenen, Lyle J. House 2003-2012 (District 20B); Senate 2012 (District 20); Senate 2013-Present (District 17) 736 4125
Anderson, Bruce Douglas House 1995-2002 (District 19B); House 2003-2012 (District 19A); Senate 2013-Present (District 29) 471 7051
Champion, Bobby Joe House 2009-2012 (District 58B); Senate 2013-Present (District 59) 471 1934
Clausen, Greg D. Senate 2013-Present (District 57) 471 471
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