With Andy Beshear, the son of former Gov. Steve Beshear, winning the 2019 Kentucky gubernatorial primary, the question is … Who was the last son, or daughter, of a governor to go on to win election as governor on their own?
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The answer? Skip Humphrey. Born Hubert Horatio Humphrey III, Skip Humphrey ran for the same Minnesota Senate seat his late father once held in 1988, but he lost to Republican incumbent David Durenberger.
The randomly selected winner is … Jeff Szabo of Babylon, N.Y. Jeff wins the coveted Political Junkie button.