Special Report

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

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19. Rep. Mike D. Rogers
> Period of service: 18 years – tied (2003-present)
> Current constituency: Alabama’s 3rd Congressional District
> Victory in 2020 election: 67.5% of the vote (35.0 ppt more than runner-up)
> Tenure rank of all sitting Reps.: tied – 61st longest serving Rep. of either party

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18. Rep. Michael R. Turner
> Period of service: 18 years – tied (2003-present)
> Current constituency: Ohio’s 10th Congressional District
> Victory in 2020 election: 58.4% of the vote (16.7 ppt more than runner-up)
> Tenure rank of all sitting Reps.: tied – 61st longest serving Rep. of either party

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17. Rep. Michael C. Burgess
> Period of service: 18 years – tied (2003-present)
> Current constituency: Texas’ 26th Congressional District
> Victory in 2020 election: 60.6% of the vote (23.3 ppt more than runner-up)
> Tenure rank of all sitting Reps.: tied – 61st longest serving Rep. of either party

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16. Rep. John R. Carter
> Period of service: 18 years – tied (2003-present)
> Current constituency: Texas’ 31st Congressional District
> Victory in 2020 election: 53.4% of the vote (9.1 ppt more than runner-up)
> Tenure rank of all sitting Reps.: tied – 61st longest serving Rep. of either party

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15. Rep. Tom Cole
> Period of service: 18 years – tied (2003-present)
> Current constituency: Oklahoma’s 4th Congressional District
> Victory in 2020 election: 67.8% of the vote (39.0 ppt more than runner-up)
> Tenure rank of all sitting Reps.: tied – 61st longest serving Rep. of either party