This week’s question: What state has gone the longest since last electing a Democrat as governor?
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The answer? Frances Bolton. An Ohio Republican, she was first elected in a 1940 special election to succeed her late husband. And she served until 1968, when she was defeated in her bid for a 16th term by Democrat Charles Vanik.
The randomly selected winner is Del Atwood of New Glasgow, Nova Scotia, Canada. Del wins the coveted Political Junkie button.