Special Report

America's Most and Least Popular Senators

Samuel Stebbins

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61. Sen. Johnny Isakson (R) of Georgia
> Popularity: 44% approve; 26% disapprove (tied)
> Assumed office: 1/3/2005
> Current term ends: 2023
> Nov. 2018 voter participation in GA: 52.0% (19th highest)
> 2018 state unemployment: 3.9% (21st highest)

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62. Sen. John Cornyn (R) of Texas
> Popularity: 44% approve; 26% disapprove (tied)
> Assumed office: 12/2/2002
> Current term ends: 2021
> Nov. 2018 voter participation in TX: 42.2% (3rd lowest)
> 2018 state unemployment: 3.9% (21st highest)

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63. Sen. Mike Braun (R) of Indiana
> Popularity: 44% approve; 27% disapprove
> Assumed office: 1/3/2019
> Current term ends: 2025
> Nov. 2018 voter participation in IN: 47.2% (13th lowest)
> 2018 state unemployment: 3.4% (20th lowest)

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64. Sen. Jeff Merkley (D) of Oregon
> Popularity: 44% approve; 28% disapprove
> Assumed office: 1/3/2009
> Current term ends: 2021
> Nov. 2018 voter participation in OR: 58.2% (6th highest)
> 2018 state unemployment: 4.2% (13th highest)

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65. Sen. Josh Hawley (R) of Missouri
> Popularity: 43% approve; 31% disapprove (tied)
> Assumed office: 1/3/2019
> Current term ends: 2025
> Nov. 2018 voter participation in MO: 53.7% (14th highest)
> 2018 state unemployment: 3.2% (13th lowest)

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66. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D) of New York
> Popularity: 43% approve; 31% disapprove (tied)
> Assumed office: 1/27/2009
> Current term ends: 2025
> Nov. 2018 voter participation in NY: 43.8% (7th lowest)
> 2018 state unemployment: 4.1% (15th highest)

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67. Sen. Bob Casey Jr. (D) of Pennsylvania
> Popularity: 43% approve; 31% disapprove (tied)
> Assumed office: 1/3/2007
> Current term ends: 2025
> Nov. 2018 voter participation in PA: 52.1% (18th highest)
> 2018 state unemployment: 4.3% (10th highest)

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68. Sen. Lamar Alexander (R) of Tennessee
> Popularity: 43% approve; 31% disapprove (tied)
> Assumed office: 1/3/2003
> Current term ends: 2021
> Nov. 2018 voter participation in TN: 47.8% (15th lowest)
> 2018 state unemployment: 3.5% (21st lowest)

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69. Sen. Martin Heinrich (D) of New Mexico
> Popularity: 43% approve; 34% disapprove (tied)
> Assumed office: 1/3/2013
> Current term ends: 2025
> Nov. 2018 voter participation in NM: 45.3% (9th lowest)
> 2018 state unemployment: 4.9% (3rd highest)

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70. Sen. Tom Udall (D) of New Mexico
> Popularity: 43% approve; 34% disapprove (tied)
> Assumed office: 1/3/2009
> Current term ends: 2021
> Nov. 2018 voter participation in NM: 45.3% (9th lowest)
> 2018 state unemployment: 4.9% (3rd highest)