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Cynthia Lummis

Cynthia Marie Lummis Weiderspahn
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Junior U.S. Senator from Wyoming
From: January 3, 2021 – present
Predecessor Mike Enzi
Successor Incumbent (no successor)
Party Republican
Spouse(s) Alvin Wiederspahn (married 1983-2014, his death)
Religion Lutheran

Cynthia Marie Lummis Wiederspahn (born September 10, 1954) is an American politician serving as the junior senator from Wyoming. Lummis was the representative from Wyoming until she was succeeded by Liz Cheney. She is a rancher and landowner.

She is the widow of Alvin Wiederspahn, whom she met when the two were state legislators. He was a Democrat; she, a Republican.

Lummis was among eight senator who objected to presidential election vote tabulations for either Pennsylvania or Arizona.[1] She also voted against the nomination of Merrick Garland.[2]