Vacancies and Successors, 109th Congress (2005–2007)

109th Congress, 1st Session

State, District Reason for Vacancy, Successor
California, 5th The Honorable Robert T. Matsui (D) died on January 1, 2005, before the start of the 109th Congress and therefore not sworn in as a Member of the 109th Congress.

The Honorable Doris O. Matsui (D) was elected March 8, 2005, in a special election. Representative-elect Matsui was added to the rolls of the House upon executing the oath of office on March 10, 2005.
Ohio, 2nd The Honorable Rob Portman (R) resigned from the 109th Congress on April 29, 2005.

The Honorable Jean Schmidt (R) was elected August 2, 2005, in a special election. Representative Schmidt was added to the rolls of the House upon executing the oath of office on September 6, 2005.
California, 48th The Honorable Christopher Cox (R) resigned from the 109th Congress on August 2, 2005.

The Honorable John Campbell (R) was elected December 6, 2005, in a special election. Representative Campbell was added to the rolls of the House upon executing the oath of office on December 7, 2005.
California, 50th The Honorable Randy “Duke” Cunningham (R) resigned from the 109th Congress on December 1, 2005.

The Honorable Brian P. Bilbray (R) was elected June 6, 2006, in a special election. Representative Bilbray was added to the rolls of the House upon executing the oath of office on June 13, 2006.

109th Congress, 2nd Session

State, District Reason for Vacancy, Successor
New Jersey, 13th The Honorable Robert Menendez (D) resigned from the 109th Congress on January 16, 2006.

The Honorable Albio Sires (D) was elected November 7, 2006, in a special election Representative Sires was added to the rolls of the House upon executing the oath of office on November 13, 2006.
Texas, 22nd The Honorable Tom DeLay (R) resigned from the 109th Congress on June 9, 2006.

The Honorable Shelley Sekula Gibbs (R) was elected November 7, 2006, in a special election. Representative Gibbs was added to the rolls of the House upon executing the oath of office on November 13, 2006.
Florida, 16th The Honorable Mark Foley (R) resigned from the 109th Congress on September 29, 2006.

Vacancy throughout the remainder of the Congress.
Ohio, 18th The Honorable Bob Ney (R) resigned from the 109th Congress on November 3, 2006.

Vacancy throughout the remainder of the Congress.