Longest Service (24 years or more):
Boies Penrose, Arlen Specter
|Pennsylvania Senators Who Served in Leadership Positions|
Senate President (U.S. Vice President): George M. Dallas
President Pro Tempore: William Bingham, James Ross, Andrew Gregg
Party Conference Chairmen: William Wallace, Hugh D. Scott, Rick Santorum
Majority and Minority Leaders: Hugh D. Scott
Party Whips: Francis J. Myers, Hugh D. Scott
Party Senatorial Committee Chairman: H. John Heinz, III
Standing Committee Chairs Since 1947:
|Pennsylvania Senators Depicted on U.S. Postage Stamps:|
|James Buchanan, Albert Gallatin.|
|Pennsylvania Citizens Honored in the Capitol's Art Collection|
Statuary: John Peter Gabriel Muhlenberg by Blanche Nevin, located in Statuary Hall; Robert Fulton by Howard Roberts, located in Statuary Hall.
Frieze: Penn's Treaty with the Indians, 1682, by Constantino Brumidi in the Rotunda.
Paintings: Declaration of Independence, at the Independence Hall, Philadelphia, July 4, 1776, by John Trumbull, located in the Rotunda. Scene at the Signing of the Constitution of the United States by Howard Chandler Christy, located in House wing, east stairway
Reliefs: Penn's Treaty with the Indians, 1682, by Nicholas Gevelot, in the Rotunda, above the North door.