US Senate

The United States Senate is the upper chamber of the United States Congress, which along with the United States House of Representatives—the lower chamber—comprise the legislature of the United States.

The composition and powers of the Senate are established by Article One of the United States Constitution. The Senate is composed of senators, each of whom represents a single state in its entirety, with each state being equally represented by two senators, regardless of its population, serving staggered terms of six years; with 50 states currently in the Union, there are 100 U.S. Senators.  The Senate chamber is located in the north wing of the Capitol, in Washington, D.C.

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Mark Warner

Current Position: US Senator since 2009
Former: Governor from 2002 - 2006
Affiliation: Democrat

Mission Statement: N/A

Tim Kaine

Current Position: US Senator since 2013
Former: Governor from 2006 - 2010
Former: Lt. Governor from 2002 - 2006
Former: Mayor from 1998 - 2001
Affiliation: Democrat

Candidate: 2019 US Senator

Mission Statement:
"Tim has made boosting job opportunities for everyone a top priority. Tim is focused on crafting smart defense strategy and reducing the risk of unnecessary war. Tim believes that health care is a right ... and has consistently pushed for reforms to expand access to quality care."

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