Special Report

These 46 Democrats Have Made a Career Out of Serving in the House of Representatives

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46. Rep. James R. Langevin
> Period of service: 20 years – tied (2001-present)
> Current constituency: Rhode Island’s 2nd Congressional District
> Victory in 2020 election: 58.2% of the vote (16.7 ppt more than runner-up)
> Tenure rank of all sitting Reps.: tied – 54th longest serving Rep. of either party

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45. Rep. Rick Larsen
> Period of service: 20 years – tied (2001-present)
> Current constituency: Washington’s 2nd Congressional District
> Victory in 2020 election: 63.1% of the vote (26.4 ppt more than runner-up)
> Tenure rank of all sitting Reps.: tied – 54th longest serving Rep. of either party

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44. Rep. Stephen F. Lynch
> Period of service: 20 years – tied (2001-present)
> Current constituency: Massachusetts’ 8th Congressional District
> Victory in 2020 election: 80.7% of the vote (62.0 ppt more than runner-up)
> Tenure rank of all sitting Reps.: tied – 54th longest serving Rep. of either party

43. Rep. Betty McCollum
> Period of service: 20 years – tied (2001-present)
> Current constituency: Minnesota’s 4th Congressional District
> Victory in 2020 election: 63.2% of the vote (34.2 ppt more than runner-up)
> Tenure rank of all sitting Reps.: tied – 54th longest serving Rep. of either party

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42. Rep. Adam B. Schiff
> Period of service: 20 years – tied (2001-present)
> Current constituency: California’s 28th Congressional District
> Victory in 2020 election: 72.7% of the vote (45.3 ppt more than runner-up)
> Tenure rank of all sitting Reps.: tied – 54th longest serving Rep. of either party