Special Report

Longest-Serving Democrats in the House

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33. Rep. Lloyd Doggett
> Time in congress: 24 years (1995-present)

District: Rep. Doggett currently serves Texas’s 35th Congressional District, which covers some or all of Bexar, Caldwell, Comal, Guadalupe, Hays, and Travis Counties.

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32. Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee
> Time in congress: 24 years (1995-present)

District: Rep. Jackson Lee currently serves Texas’s 18th Congressional District, which covers some or all of Harris County.

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31. Rep. Michael Doyle
> Time in congress: 24 years (1995-present)

District: Rep. Doyle currently serves Pennsylvania’s 18th Congressional District, which covers some or all of Allegheny County.

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30. Rep. Earl Blumenauer
> Time in congress: 24 years (1995-present)

District: Rep. Blumenauer currently serves Oregon’s 3rd Congressional District, which covers some or all of Clackamas and Multnomah Counties.

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29. Rep. Zoe Lofgren
> Time in congress: 24 years (1995-present)

District: Rep. Lofgren currently serves California’s 19th Congressional District, which covers some or all of Santa Clara County.

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