America’s Most and Least Popular Senators

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31. Sen. Patty Murray (D) of Washington
> Popularity: 48% approve; 29% disapprove
> Assumed office: 1/3/1993
> Current term ends: 2023
> Nov. 2018 voter participation in WA: 56.0% (9th highest)
> 2018 state unemployment: 4.5% (9th highest)

32. Sen. Mike Crapo (R) of Idaho
> Popularity: 48% approve; 30% disapprove (tied)
> Assumed office: 1/3/1999
> Current term ends: 2023
> Nov. 2018 voter participation in ID: 45.2% (8th lowest)
> 2018 state unemployment: 2.8% (7th lowest)

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33. Sen. Kevin Cramer (R) of North Dakota
> Popularity: 48% approve; 30% disapprove (tied)
> Assumed office: 1/3/2019
> Current term ends: 2025
> Nov. 2018 voter participation in ND: 59.8% (4th highest)
> 2018 state unemployment: 2.6% (4th lowest)

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34. Sen. Tom Cotton (R) of Arkansas
> Popularity: 48% approve; 32% disapprove
> Assumed office: 1/3/2015
> Current term ends: 2021
> Nov. 2018 voter participation in AR: 40.6% (2nd lowest)
> 2018 state unemployment: 3.7% (24th lowest)

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35. Sen. Christopher Murphy (D) of Connecticut
> Popularity: 48% approve; 35% disapprove (tied)
> Assumed office: 1/3/2013
> Current term ends: 2025
> Nov. 2018 voter participation in CT: 48.3% (18th lowest)
> 2018 state unemployment: 4.1% (15th highest)

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36. Sen. Chuck Schumer (D) of New York
> Popularity: 48% approve; 35% disapprove (tied)
> Assumed office: 1/3/1999
> Current term ends: 2023
> Nov. 2018 voter participation in NY: 43.8% (7th lowest)
> 2018 state unemployment: 4.1% (15th highest)

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37. Sen. Joe Manchin III (D) of West Virginia
> Popularity: 48% approve; 42% disapprove
> Assumed office: 11/15/2010
> Current term ends: 2025
> Nov. 2018 voter participation in WV: 43.4% (5th lowest)
> 2018 state unemployment: 5.3% (2nd highest)

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38. Sen. Roger Wicker (R) of Mississippi
> Popularity: 47% approve; 28% disapprove
> Assumed office: 12/31/2007
> Current term ends: 2025
> Nov. 2018 voter participation in MS: 53.8% (12th highest)
> 2018 state unemployment: 4.8% (5th highest)

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39. Sen. Kyrsten Sinema (D) of Arizona
> Popularity: 47% approve; 29% disapprove
> Assumed office: 1/3/2019
> Current term ends: 2025
> Nov. 2018 voter participation in AZ: 52.2% (17th highest)
> 2018 state unemployment: 4.8% (5th highest)

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40. Sen. Sherrod Brown (D) of Ohio
> Popularity: 47% approve; 30% disapprove
> Assumed office: 1/3/2007
> Current term ends: 2025
> Nov. 2018 voter participation in OH: 51.1% (23rd highest)
> 2018 state unemployment: 4.6% (7th highest)