Delaware

Current Numbers

Congress
1
(1D)
33.3% of 3 seats

(2 Senate, 1 House)

Statewide Elective Executive
4
(4D)
66.7% of 6 seats
State Legislature
19
(18D, 1R)
30.6% of 62 seats
Congress - Current and Historic
Name Party Position Year(s) Served
Lisa Blunt Rochester D U.S. Representative 2017-present
Statewide Elective Executive - Current and Historic
Name Party Position Year(s) Served
Bethany A. Hall-Long D Lt. Governor 2017-present
Colleen C. Davis D Treasurer 2019-present
Kathleen Jennings D Attorney General 2019-present
Kathleen K. McGuiness D Auditor 2019-present
Karen Weldin Stewart D Insurance Commissioner 2009-2016
Velda Jones Potter D Treasurer 2009-2010
Ruth Ann Minner D Governor 2001-2008
M. Jane Brady R Attorney General 1995-2005
Donna Lee Williams R Insurance Commissioner 1993-2004
Ruth Ann Minner D Lt. Governor 1993-2000
Janet C. Rzewnicki R Treasurer 1983-1998
Mary D. Jornlin R Treasurer 1973-1976
Emily Womach D Treasurer 1971-1972
Annabelle Smith Everett D Treasurer 1959-1966
Vera G. Davis R Treasurer 1957-1958
Fannie Harrington R Secretary of State 1925-1926
State Legislature - Numbers and Percentage of Officeholders by Year
Year State Rank Senate Total Women/Total Senate House Total Women/Total House Total Women/Total Legislature % Total Women
2022 27 7D | 0R 7/21 11D | 1R 12/41 19/62 30.6
2021 27 7D | 0R 7/21 11D | 1R 12/41 19/62 30.6
2020 41 4D | 1R 5/21 9D | 1R 10/41 15/62 24.2
2019 37 4D | 1R 5/21 9D | 1R 10/41 15/62 24.2
2018 34 3D | 1R 4/21 7D | 2R 9/41 13/62 21.0
2017 33 3D | 1R 4/21 7D | 2R 9/41 13/62 21.0
2016 28 5D | 1R 6/21 7D | 2R 9/41 15/62 24.2
2015 28 5D | 1R 6/21 7D | 2R 9/41 15/62 24.2
2014 21 5D | 1R 6/21 8D | 2R 10/41 16/62 25.8
2013 20 5D | 1R 6/21 8D | 2R 10/41 16/62 25.8
2012 17 4D | 3R 7/21 7D | 2R 9/41 16/62 25.8
2011 18 4D | 3R 7/21 7D | 2R 9/41 16/62 25.8
2010 20 5D | 3R 8/21 5D | 3R 8/41 16/62 25.8
2009 21 5D | 3R 8/21 6D | 3R 9/41 17/62 27.4
2008 11 4D | 3R 7/21 7D | 5R 12/41 19/62 30.6
2007 11 4D | 3R 7/21 7D | 5R 12/41 19/62 30.6
2006 2 4D | 3R 7/21 7D | 7R 14/41 21/62 33.9
2005 2 4D | 3R 7/21 7D | 7R 14/41 21/62 33.9
2004 8 4D | 3R 7/21 4D | 7R 11/41 18/62 29.0
2003 9 4D | 3R 7/21 4D | 7R 11/41 18/62 29.0
2002 17 3D | 3R 6/21 3D | 7R 10/41 16/62 25.8
2001 16 3D | 3R 6/21 3D | 7R 10/41 16/62 25.8
2000 22 3D | 3R 6/21 2D | 7R 9/41 15/62 24.2
1999 22 3D | 3R 6/21 2D | 7R 9/41 15/62 24.2
1998 14 3D | 4R 7/21 2D | 7R 9/41 16/62 25.8
1997 15 3D | 4R 7/21 2D | 7R 9/41 16/62 25.8
1996 25 3D | 3R 6/21 0D | 7R 7/41 13/62 21.0
1995 25 3D | 3R 6/21 0D | 7R 7/41 13/62 21.0
1994 36 2D | 2R 4/21 2D | 4R 6/41 10/62 16.1
1993 38 2D | 2R 4/21 2D | 4R 6/41 10/62 16.1
1992 37 3D | 1R 4/21 1D | 3R 4/41 8/62 12.9
1991 37 3D | 1R 4/21 1D | 3R 4/41 8/62 12.9
1990 26 2D | 2R 4/21 2D | 4R 6/41 8/62 12.9
1989 26 2D | 2R 4/21 2D | 4R 6/41 10/62 16.1
1988 21 2D | 2R 4/21 2D | 4R 6/41 10/62 16.1
1987 21 2D | 2R 4/21 2D | 4R 6/41 10/62 16.1
1986 21 2D | 1R 3/21 3D | 4R 7/41 10/62 16.1
1985 21 2D | 1R 3/21 3D | 4R 7/41 10/62 16.1
1984 14 2D | 1R 3/21 3D | 4R 7/41 10/62 16.1
1983 14 2D | 1R 3/21 3D | 4R 7/41 10/62 16.1
1981 13 1D | 1R 2/21 4D | 3R 7/41 9/62 14.5
1979 15 1D | 1R 2/21 2D | 3R 5/41 7/62 11.3
1977 10 1D | 1R 2/21 5D | 2R 7/41 9/62 14.5
1975 3 1D | 1R 2/21 4D | 4R 8/41 9/62 14.5