Federal councils sorted by cantons

Name Party Canton Election Resignation
Leuthard, Doris Christian Democratic Peoples Party Aargau (AG) 14.06.2006 31.12.2018
Schaffner, Hans Free Democratic Party Aargau (AG) 15.06.1961 31.12.1969
Schulthess, Edmund Free Democratic Party Aargau (AG) 17.07.1912 15.04.1935
Welti, Emil Free Democratic Party Aargau (AG) 08.12.1866 31.12.1891
Frey-Herosé, Friedrich Free Democratic Party Aargau (AG) 16.11.1848 31.12.1866
Metzler-Arnold, Ruth Christian Democratic Peoples Party Appenzel Inner Rhodes (AI) 11.03.1999 31.12.2003
Koller, Arnold Christian Democratic Peoples Party Appenzel Inner Rhodes (AI) 10.12.1986 30.04.1999
Merz, Hans-Rudolf Free Democratic Party Appenzel Outer Rhodes (AR) 10.12.2003 31.10.2010
Baumann, Johannes Free Democratic Party Appenzel Outer Rhodes (AR) 22.03.1934 31.12.1940
Tschudi, Hans-Peter Social Democratic Party Basel-City (BS) 17.12.1959 31.12.1973
Brenner, Ernst Free Democratic Party Basel-City (BS) 25.03.1897 11.03.1911
Frey, Emil Free Democratic Party Basel-Land (BL) 11.12.1890 31.03.1897
Sommaruga, Simonetta Social Democratic Party Berne (BE) 22.09.2010
Schneider-Ammann, Johann N. Free Democratic Party Berne (BE) 22.09.2010
Schmid, Samuel Conservative Democratic Party Berne (BE) 06.12.2000 31.12.2008
Ogi , Adolf Swiss Peoples Party Berne (BE) 09.12.1987 31.12.2000
Gnägi, Rudolf Swiss Peoples Party Berne (BE) 08.12.1965 31.12.1979
Wahlen, Friedrich Traugott Swiss Peoples Party Berne (BE) 11.12.1958 31.12.1965
Feldmann, Markus Swiss Peoples Party Berne (BE) 13.12.1951 03.11.1958
von Steiger, Eduard Swiss Peoples Party Berne (BE) 10.12.1940 31.12.1951
Minger, Rudolf Swiss Peoples Party Berne (BE) 12.12.1929 31.12.1940
Scheurer, Karl Free Democratic Party Berne (BE) 11.12.1919 14.11.1929
Müller, Eduard Free Democratic Party Berne (BE) 16.08.1895 09.11.1919
Schenk, Karl Free Democratic Party Berne (BE) 12.12.1863 18.07.1895
Stämpfli, Jakob Free Democratic Party Berne (BE) 06.12.1854 31.12.1863
Ochsenbein, Ulrich Free Democratic Party Berne (BE) 16.11.1848 31.12.1854
Berset, Alain Social Democratic Party Fribourg (FR) 14.12.2011
Deiss, Joseph Christian Democratic Peoples Party Fribourg (FR) 11.03.1999 31.07.2006
Bourgknecht, Jean Christian Democratic Peoples Party Fribourg (FR) 17.12.1959 30.09.1962
Musy, Jean-Marie Christian Democratic Peoples Party Fribourg (FR) 11.12.1919 30.04.1934
Calmy-Rey, Micheline Social Democratic Party Geneva (GE) 04.12.2002 31.12.2011
Dreifuss, Ruth Social Democratic Party Geneva (GE) 10.03.1993 31.12.2002
Ador, Gustave Liberal Party Geneva (GE) 26.06.1917 31.12.1919
Lachenal, Adrien Free Democratic Party Geneva (GE) 15.12.1892 31.12.1899
Challet-Venel, Jean-Jacques Free Democratic Party Geneva (GE) 12.07.1864 31.12.1872
Heer, Joachim Free Democratic Party Glarus (GL) 10.12.1875 31.12.1878
Widmer-Schlumpf, Eveline Conservative Democratic Party Grisons (GR) 12.12.2007 31.12.2015
Schlumpf , Leon Swiss Peoples Party Grisons (GR) 05.12.1979 31.12.1987
Calonder, Felix-Louis Free Democratic Party Grisons (GR) 12.06.1913 31.12.1919
Bavier , Simeon Free Democratic Party Grisons (GR) 10.12.1878 05.01.1883
Villiger, Kaspar Free Democratic Party Lucerne (LU) 01.02.1989 31.12.2003
Egli, Alphons Christian Democratic Peoples Party Lucerne (LU) 08.12.1982 31.12.1986
Schobinger, Josef Anton Christian Democratic Peoples Party Lucerne (LU) 17.06.1908 27.11.1911
Zemp, Joseph Christian Democratic Peoples Party Lucerne (LU) 17.12.1891 17.06.1908
Knüsel , Melchior Josef Martin Free Democratic Party Lucerne (LU) 14.07.1855 31.12.1875
Burkhalter, Didier Free Democratic Party Neuchâtel (NE) 16.09.2009 31.10.2017
Felber, René Social Democratic Party Neuchâtel (NE) 09.12.1987 31.03.1993
Aubert, Pierre Social Democratic Party Neuchâtel (NE) 07.12.1977 31.12.1987
Graber, Pierre Social Democratic Party Neuchâtel (NE) 10.12.1969 31.01.1978
Petitpierre, Max Free Democratic Party Neuchâtel (NE) 14.12.1944 30.06.1961
Perrier, Louis Free Democratic Party Neuchâtel (NE) 12.03.1912 16.05.1913
Comtesse , Robert Free Democratic Party Neuchâtel (NE) 14.12.1899 04.03.1912
Droz, Numa Free Democratic Party Neuchâtel (NE) 18.12.1875 31.12.1892
Borel, Eugène Free Democratic Party Neuchâtel (NE) 07.12.1872 31.12.1875
von Moos, Ludwig Christian Democratic Peoples Party Obwald (OW) 17.12.1959 31.12.1971
Stich, Otto Social Democratic Party Solothurn (SO) 07.12.1983 31.10.1995
Ritschard, Willi Social Democratic Party Solothurn (SO) 05.12.1973 16.10.1983
Stampfli, Walther Free Democratic Party Solothurn (SO) 18.07.1940 31.12.1947
Obrecht, Hermann Free Democratic Party Solothurn (SO) 04.04.1935 31.07.1940
Hammer, Bernhard Free Democratic Party Solothurn (SO) 10.12.1875 31.12.1890
Munzinger, Martin J. Free Democratic Party Solothurn (SO) 16.11.1848 06.02.1855
Keller-Sutter, Karin Free Democratic Party St. Gall (SG) 05.12.2018
Furgler, Kurt Christian Democratic Peoples Party St. Gall (SG) 08.12.1971 31.12.1986
Holenstein, Thomas Christian Democratic Peoples Party St. Gall (SG) 16.12.1954 31.12.1959
Kobelt , Karl Free Democratic Party St. Gall (SG) 10.12.1940 31.12.1954
Hoffmann, Arthur Free Democratic Party St. Gall (SG) 04.04.1911 19.06.1917
Naeff, Wilhelm Matthias Free Democratic Party St. Gall (SG) 16.11.1848 31.12.1875
Häberlin, Heinrich Free Democratic Party Thurgau (TG) 12.02.1920 30.04.1934
Deucher, Adolf Free Democratic Party Thurgau (TG) 10.04.1883 10.07.1912
Anderwert , Fridolin Free Democratic Party Thurgau (TG) 10.12.1875 25.12.1880
Cassis, Ignazio Free Democratic Party Ticino (TI) 20.09.2017
Cotti , Flavio Christian Democratic Peoples Party Ticino (TI) 10.12.1986 30.04.1999
Celio, Nello Free Democratic Party Ticino (TI) 14.12.1966 31.12.1973
Lepori, Giuseppe Christian Democratic Peoples Party Ticino (TI) 16.12.1954 31.12.1959
Celio, Enrico Christian Democratic Peoples Party Ticino (TI) 22.02.1940 15.10.1950
Motta, Giuseppe Christian Democratic Peoples Party Ticino (TI) 14.12.1911 23.01.1940
Pioda, Giovanni Battista Free Democratic Party Ticino (TI) 30.07.1857 26.01.1864
Franscini, Stefano Free Democratic Party Ticino (TI) 16.11.1848 19.07.1857
Amherd, Viola Christian Democratic Peoples Party Valais (VS) 05.12.2018
Couchepin, Pascal Free Democratic Party Valais (VS) 11.03.1998 31.10.2009
Bonvin, Roger Christian Democratic Peoples Party Valais (VS) 27.09.1962 31.12.1973
Escher, Josef Christian Democratic Peoples Party Valais (VS) 14.09.1950 09.12.1954
Parmelin, Guy Swiss Peoples Party Vaud (VD) 09.12.2015
Delamuraz, Jean-Pascal Free Democratic Party Vaud (VD) 07.12.1983 31.03.1998
Chevallaz, Georges-André Free Democratic Party Vaud (VD) 05.12.1973 31.12.1983
Chaudet, Paul Free Democratic Party Vaud (VD) 16.12.1954 31.12.1966
Rubattel, Rodolphe Free Democratic Party Vaud (VD) 11.12.1947 31.12.1954
Pilet-Golaz, Marcel Free Democratic Party Vaud (VD) 13.12.1928 31.12.1944
Chuard, Ernest Free Democratic Party Vaud (VD) 11.12.1919 31.12.1928
Decoppet, Camille Free Democratic Party Vaud (VD) 17.07.1912 31.12.1919
Ruchet, Marc-Emile Free Democratic Party Vaud (VD) 14.12.1899 13.07.1912
Ruffy, Eugène Free Democratic Party Vaud (VD) 14.12.1893 31.10.1899
Ruchonnet , Antoine Louis John Free Democratic Party Vaud (VD) 03.03.1881 14.09.1893
Ceresole, Paul Free Democratic Party Vaud (VD) 01.02.1870 31.12.1875
Ruffy, Victor Free Democratic Party Vaud (VD) 06.12.1867 29.12.1869
Fornerod, Constant Free Democratic Party Vaud (VD) 11.07.1855 31.10.1867
Druey, Daniel-Henri Free Democratic Party Vaud (VD) 16.11.1848 29.03.1855
Hürlimann, Hans Christian Democratic Peoples Party Zug (ZG) 05.12.1973 31.12.1982
Etter, Philipp Christian Democratic Peoples Party Zug (ZG) 28.03.1934 31.12.1959
Maurer, Ueli Swiss Peoples Party Zurich (ZH) 10.12.2008
Blocher, Christoph Swiss Peoples Party Zurich (ZH) 10.12.2003 31.12.2007
Leuenberger, Moritz Social Democratic Party Zurich (ZH) 27.09.1995 31.10.2010
Kopp, Elisabeth Free Democratic Party Zurich (ZH) 02.10.1984 12.01.1989
Friedrich, Rudolf Free Democratic Party Zurich (ZH) 08.12.1982 20.10.1984
Honegger, Fritz Free Democratic Party Zurich (ZH) 07.12.1977 31.12.1982
Brugger, Ernst Free Democratic Party Zurich (ZH) 10.12.1969 31.01.1978
Spühler, Willy Social Democratic Party Zurich (ZH) 17.12.1959 31.01.1970
Streuli, Hans Free Democratic Party Zurich (ZH) 22.12.1953 31.12.1959
Weber, Max Social Democratic Party Zurich (ZH) 13.12.1951 31.01.1954
Nobs, Ernst Social Democratic Party Zurich (ZH) 15.12.1943 31.12.1951
Wetter, Ernst Free Democratic Party Zurich (ZH) 15.12.1938 31.12.1943
Meyer, Albert Free Democratic Party Zurich (ZH) 12.12.1929 31.12.1938
Haab, Robert Free Democratic Party Zurich (ZH) 13.12.1917 31.12.1929
Forrer, Ludwig Free Democratic Party Zurich (ZH) 11.12.1902 31.12.1917
Hauser, Walter Free Democratic Party Zurich (ZH) 13.12.1888 22.10.1902
Hertenstein, Wilhelm Free Democratic Party Zurich (ZH) 21.03.1879 27.11.1888
Scherer, Johann Jakob Free Democratic Party Zurich (ZH) 12.07.1872 23.12.1878
Dubs, Jakob Free Democratic Party Zurich (ZH) 30.07.1861 28.05.1872
Furrer, Jonas Free Democratic Party Zurich (ZH) 16.11.1848 25.07.1861

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