List of United States Senators from Arkansas | Wikipedia audio article

List of United States Senators from Arkansas | Wikipedia audio article


Arkansas was admitted to the Union on June
15, 1836, and elects its senators to Class 2 and Class 3. Arkansas’s Senate seats were declared vacant
in July 1861, due to its secession from the Union. They were again filled from June 1868. Its current senators are Republicans John
Boozman and Tom Cotton. At age 41, Cotton is currently the youngest
incumbent Senator, surpassing Connecticut’s Chris Murphy, who was 39 years old when first
elected in 2012.==List of Senators====Living former senators==
As of October 2016, there are five living former senators. The most recent to die was Dale Bumpers on
January 1, 2016, who is also the most recently serving senator to die.==See also==
List of United States Representatives from Arkansas
United States congressional delegations from Arkansas

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