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Senate Service
Longest Service (24 years or more):
Barbara A. Mikulski
Paul Sarbanes
Maryland Senators Who Served in Leadership Positions
Senate President (U.S. Vice President): Spiro T. Agnew

President Pro Tempore: John E. Howard, Samuel Smith

Democratic Conference Secretary: Barbara A. Mikulski

Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee: Chris Van Hollen

Standing Committee Chairs Since 1947:

Appropriations: Barbara Mikulski

Armed Services: Millard E. Tydings

Banking, Housing & Urban Affairs: Paul Sarbanes

District of Columbia: Joseph D. Tydings

Rules and Administration: Charles McC. Mathias, Jr.
Maryland Citizens Honored in the Capitol's Art Collection
Statuary: Charles Carroll of Carrollton by Richard E. Brooks (Statuary Hall); John Hanson by Richard E. Brooks (Senate connecting corridor).


Vice Presidents Collection: Spiro T. Agnew, by William Behrends (Senate wing, second floor, east corridor)

Chief Justices Collection: Roger B. Taney by Augustus Saint-Gaudens (Room S-141 of the Capitol, the old Supreme Court chamber).

Paintings: Declaration of Independence at the Independence Hall, Philadelphia by John Trumbull (Rotunda); General George Washington Resigning His Commission to Congress As Commander in Chief of the Army, Annapolis, Maryland, December 23, 1783 by John Trumbull (Rotunda).