In honor of WRIR in Richmond becoming the latest station to carry the Political Junkie program, the question is … Who was the last Virginian to serve as governor, a member of the U.S. Senate AND a member of the House?
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? Lowell Weicker. Weicker, a Republican senator from Connecticut, was a presidential candidate for all of two months in the spring of 1979. He was born in 1931 in Paris, to American parents.
And the randomly-selected winner is Alyssa Poe of Berkeley, Calif. Alyssa wins the coveted Political Junkie button.