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Congressional Incumbents Not Seeking Re-Election

The tables below list the incumbent members of the U.S. Congress who are not seeking re-election in the 2020 congressional elections. As of November 8, 2019, 33 U.S. representatives and five senators are not running for re-election. Content will be updated on a regular basis, typically once a week, unless no new retirements are announced.

Representative Tenure District Committee Status Announced
Bishop, Rob (R) 18 years UT-01 Natural Resources (Ranking)
Armed Services
  29-Jul-19
Brooks, Susan (R) 8 years IN-05 Energy and Commerce
Modernization of Congress
  14-Jun-19
Byrne, Bradley (R) 7 years AL-01 Armed Services
Education and Labor
Running for Senate 28-Feb-19
Conaway, Mike (R) 16 years TX-11 Agriculture (Ranking)
Armed Services
Intelligence
  31-Jul-19
Cook, Paul (R) 8 years CA-08 Armed Services
Natural Resources
Running for San Bernardino County Board of Supervisors 17-Sep-19
Davis, Susan (D) 20 years CA-53 Armed Services
Education and Labor
House Administration
  4-Sep-19
Flores, Bill (R) 10 years TX-17 Energy and Commerce
Budget
  4-Sep-19
Gabbard, Tulsi (D) 8 years HI-02 Armed Services
Financial Services
Running for President (forgoing chance to file for re-elect by June) 25-Oct-19
Gianforte, Greg (R) 3 years MT-AL Energy and Commerce Running for Governor 10-Jun-19
Hurd, Will (R) 6 years TX-23 Appropriations
Intelligence
  1-Aug-19
Kennedy III, Joe (D) 8 years MA-04 Energy and Commerce Running for Senate 23-Sep-19
Loebsack, Dave (D) 14 years IA-02 Energy and Commerce   15-Apr-19
Lowey, Nita (D) 32 years NY-17 Appropriations (Chair)   10-Oct-19
Lujan, Ben Ray (D) 12 years NM-03 Energy and Commerce
Climate Crisis
Running for Senate 2-Apr-19
Marchant, Kenny (R) 16 years TX-24 Ways and Means
Ethics (Ranking)
  5-Aug-19
Marshall, Roger (R) 4 years KS-01 Agriculture
Science, Space, and Technology
Running for Senate 7-Sep-19
Mitchell, Paul (R) 4 years MI-10 Armed Services
Transportation and Infrastructure
  24-Jul-19
Olson, Pete (R) 12 years TX-22 Energy and Commerce
Science, Space, and Technology
  25-Jul-19
Roby, Martha (R) 10 years AL-02 Appropriations
Judiciary
  26-Jul-19
Rooney, Francis (R) 4 years FL-19 Foreign Affairs
Science, Space, and Technology
  19-Oct-19
Sensenbrenner, Jim (R) 42 years WI-05 Foreign Affairs
Judiciary
  4-Sep-19
Serrano, Jose (D) 31 years NY-15 Appropriations   25-Mar-19
Shimkus, John (R) 24 years IL-15 Energy and Commerce   30-Aug-19
Thornberry, Mac (R) 26 years TX-13 Armed Services (Ranking)   30-Sep-19
Visclosky, Peter (D) 36 years IN-01 Appropriations   6-Nov-19
Walden, Greg (R) 22 years OR-02 Energy and Commerce (Ranking)   28-Oct-19
Woodall, Rob (R) 10 years GA-07 Budget
Transportation and Infrastructure
Modernization of Congress
  7-Feb-19

House Members Who Have Vacated Office

Representative Tenure District Committee Status Announced
Collins, Chris (R) 7 years NY-27   Resigned 9-30-19; election TBD 30-Sept-19
Cummings, Elijah (D) 23 years MD-07 Oversight (chair) Passed away on 10-17-2019; special election 4-28-20 17-Oct-19
Duffy, Sean (R) 9 years WI-07   Resigned 9-23-19; special election on 5-12-20 26-Aug-19
Hill, Katie (D) 1 year CA-25   Resigned 11-1-19; special election TBD 27-Oct-19
Jones, Walter (R) 24 years NC-03   Died on 2-10-19; replaced by Greg Murphy on 9-10-19 10-Feb-19
Marino, Tom (R) 8 years PA-12   Resigned 1-23-19; replaced by Fred Keller 5-21-19 17-Jan-19
Senate
Senator Tenure State Committee Status Announced
Alexander, Lamar (R) 18 years TN HELP (Chair)
Appropriations
Energy and Natural Resources
Rules
  17-Dec-18
Enzi, Mike (R) 24 years WY Budget (Chair)
Finance
HELP
Homeland Security
Joint Taxation
  4-May-19
Isakson, Johnny (R) 16 years GA Veterans' Affairs (Chair)
Finance
Foreign Relations
HELP
Ethics (Chair)
Resigning effective 12-31-19 28-Aug-19
Roberts, Pat (R) 24 years KS Agriculture (Chair)
Finance
HELP
Rules
Ethics
  4-Jan-19
Udall, Tom (D) 16 years NM Indian Affairs (Ranking)
Appropriations
Foreign Relations
Commerce, Science, and Transportation
Rules
  25-Mar-19

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