Longest-Serving Republicans in the House

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13. Rep. Kay Granger
> Time in congress: 22 years (1997-present)

District: Rep. Granger currently serves Texas’s 12th Congressional District, which covers some or all of Parker, Tarrant, and Wise Counties.

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12. Rep. John Shimkus
> Time in congress: 22 years (1997-present)

District: Rep. Shimkus currently serves Illinois’ 15th Congressional District, which covers some or all of Bond, Champaign, Clark, Clay, Clinton, Coles, Crawford, Cumberland, Douglas, Edgar, Edwards, Effingham, Fayette, Ford, Gallatin, Hamilton, Hardin, Jasper, Johnson, Lawrence, Madison, Marion, Massac, Moultrie, Pope, Richland, Saline, Shelby, Vermilion, Wabash, Washington, Wayne, and White Counties.

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11. Rep. Robert Aderholt
> Time in congress: 22 years (1997-present)

District: Rep. Aderholt currently serves Alabama’s 4th Congressional District, which covers some or all of Blount, Cherokee, Colbert, Cullman, DeKalb, Etowah, Fayette, Franklin, Jackson, Lamar, Lawrence, Marion, Marshall, Tuscaloosa, Walker, and Winston Counties.

10. Rep. Steve Chabot
> Time in congress: 22 years (1995-2009, 2011-present)

District: Rep. Chabot currently serves Ohio’s 1st Congressional District, which covers some or all of Hamilton and Warren Counties.

9. Rep. Mac Thornberry
> Time in congress: 24 years (1995-present)

District: Rep. Thornberry currently serves Texas’s 13th Congressional District, which covers some or all of Archer, Armstrong, Baylor, Briscoe, Carson, Childress, Clay, Collingsworth, Cooke, Cottle, Dallam, Deaf Smith, Dickens, Donley, Floyd, Foard, Gray, Hall, Hansford, Hardeman, Hartley, Hemphill, Hutchinson, Jack, King, Knox, Lipscomb, Montague, Moore, Motley, Ochiltree, Oldham, Potter, Randall, Roberts, Sherman, Swisher, Wheeler, Wichita, Wilbarger, and Wise Counties.