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Cynthia Lummis
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United States Senator
from Wyoming
Assumed office
January 3, 2021
Serving with John Barrasso
Preceded by Mike Enzi
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Wyoming's at-large district
In office
January 3, 2009 – January 3, 2017
Preceded by Barbara Cubin
Succeeded by Liz Cheney
27th Treasurer of Wyoming
In office
January 4, 1999 – January 9, 2007
Governor Jim Geringer
Dave Freudenthal
Preceded by Stan Smith
Succeeded by Joe Meyer
Member of the Wyoming Senate
from the 5th district
In office
January 14, 1993 – January 10, 1995
Preceded by Gary Yordy
Succeeded by Donald Lawler
Member of the Wyoming House of Representatives
from the Laramie County district
In office
January 7, 1985 – January 14, 1993
In office
January 8, 1979 – January 3, 1983
Personal details
Cynthia Marie Lummis

(1954-09-10) September 10, 1954 (age 67)
Cheyenne, Wyoming
Political party Republican
Alvin Wiederspahn
(m. 1983; died 2014)
Children 1
Education University of Wyoming (BS, BS, JD)

Cynthia Marie Lummis Wiederspahn (born September 10, 1954) is an American politician. Lummis is the junior United States Senator from Wyoming since 2021. She was the U.S. Representative for WY's At-large congressional district from 2009 to 2017.

Lummis is a member of the Republican Party. She was a State Representative (1979–1983, 1985–1993), State Senator (1993–1995), and State Treasurer (1999–2007).

She retired from Congress in 2016. She successfully ran for the United States Senate in the 2020 election, winning the election.

  • The Cynthia M. Lummis papers at the American Heritage Center

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