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A junior senator has served in the senate for a shorter time than the other senator from his state; that other senator from his state is a senior senator.

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Q: What determines junior and senior senators?
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Howmany senators do we have?

Each state has two senators a Junior Senator and a Senior Senator and there is 50 states so there is 100 Senators throughout the entire United States.

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My two Legislative representatives for Florida are senior Senator Bill Nelson and junior Senator George LeMieux.

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