Special Report

These 44 Republicans Have Made a Career Out of Serving in the House of Representatives

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34. Rep. Robert E. Latta
> Period of service: 14 years – tied (2007-present)
> Current constituency: Ohio’s 5th Congressional District
> Victory in 2020 election: 68.0% of the vote (36.0 ppt more than runner-up)
> Tenure rank of all sitting Reps.: tied – 90th longest serving Rep. of either party

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33. Rep. Gus M. Bilirakis
> Period of service: 14 years – tied (2007-present)
> Current constituency: Florida’s 12th Congressional District
> Victory in 2020 election: 62.9% of the vote (25.8 ppt more than runner-up)
> Tenure rank of all sitting Reps.: tied – 90th longest serving Rep. of either party

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32. Rep. Kevin McCarthy
> Period of service: 14 years – tied (2007-present)
> Current constituency: California’s 23rd Congressional District
> Victory in 2020 election: 62.1% of the vote (24.3 ppt more than runner-up)
> Tenure rank of all sitting Reps.: tied – 90th longest serving Rep. of either party

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31. Rep. Adrian Smith
> Period of service: 14 years – tied (2007-present)
> Current constituency: Nebraska’s 3rd Congressional District
> Victory in 2020 election: 78.5% of the vote (60.8 ppt more than runner-up)
> Tenure rank of all sitting Reps.: tied – 90th longest serving Rep. of either party

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30. Rep. Vern Buchanan
> Period of service: 14 years – tied (2007-present)
> Current constituency: Florida’s 16th Congressional District
> Victory in 2020 election: 55.5% of the vote (11.0 ppt more than runner-up)
> Tenure rank of all sitting Reps.: tied – 90th longest serving Rep. of either party