This Week’s Trivia Question
Donald Trump vs. Hillary Clinton? If it comes to that, and if you buy the argument that Hillary is a New Yorker, then both potential nominees would come from the same state. When was the last time the two major-party presidential nominees hailed from the same state?
Submit your answer in the box below. We’ll pick a winner at random from the bunch. The winner will get a fabulous Political Junkie button. And don’t forget to sign up for our Political Junkie newsletter. You’ll get all the latest from Team PJ every issue.
The answer: Ron Barber. The Arizona Democrat won a special election in 2012 to fill Gabby Giffords’ House seat but was defeated in 2014 by Republican Martha McSally. Barber was born in Wakefield, England, in 1945.
And the randomly-selected winner is … Dustin Morris of Lawrence, Kansas. Dustin wins the coveted Political Junkie button.