Marsha Blackburn

The latest on U.S. Senator Marsha Blackburn. A Republican, Blackburn was first elected to represent Tennessee in the U.S. Senate in 2018, becoming the first woman to represent the state in the U.S. Senate. Before that, Blackburn represented Tennessee's 7th congressional district in the U.S. House from 2002 to 2018. A staunch conservative, Blackburn holds a 100 percent approval rating with the American Conservative Union.