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Senate Service
Longest Service (24 years or more):
John C. Stennis
James O. Eastland
Thad Cochran
 
Mississippi Senators Who Served in Leadership Positions
President Pro Tempore: George Poindexter, Pat Harrison, James Eastland, John C. Stennis

Majority Leader: Trent Lott

Minority Leader: Trent Lott

Democratic Caucus Chairman: Hernando D. Money

Republican Conference Chairman: Thad Cochran

Party Whips: Trent Lott

Republican Conference Secretary: Thad Cochran, Trent Lott

Standing Committee Chairs Since 1947:

Appropriations: John C. Stennis, Thad Cochran

Armed Services: John C. Stennis

Judiciary: James O. Eastland

Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry: Thad Cochran

Rules and Administration: Trent Lott
Mississippi Citizens Honored in the Capitol's Art Collection
Statuary: Jefferson Davis by Augustus Lukeman (Statuary Hall); James Z. George by Augustus Lukeman (Hall of Columns).

Frescos: Columbia Welcoming the South Back into the Union, Secession and Products of the North and South, both by Constantino Brumidi (Office of the Vice President).

Paintings:

Discovery of the Mississippi by De Soto by William H. Powell (Rotunda).

Blanche Kelso Bruce, by Simmie Lee Knox (Senate Wing).