State, President, Year(s) served, Notes. California · Richard Nixon, 1950–1953.
Indiana · Benjamin Harrison, 1881–1887.
To date, sixteen senators have also served as president of the United States.
Three senators, Warren G. Harding, John F. Kennedy, and Barack Obama moved
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Jan 27, 2008 ... Two men were elected President directly from the U.S. Senate. The first was
Warren G. Harding, who served in the Senate from March 4, 1915, ...
Over one third of US presidents were senators first, including Andrew Jackson,
Harry Truman, John F. Kennedy, Richard Nixon, and...
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person who wants to become the President of the United States.
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who were successful in their election for President are identified in bold.