In the wake of Jeff Sessions’ dismissal, here’s this week’s question: When was the last time a senior member of the Cabinet quit or was fired the day after an election?
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The answer: South Dakota. In 1974, the voters re-elected Richard Kneip to the governorship. That was the last time.
The randomly selected winner is Matt Fouracre of Washington, D.C. Matt wins the coveted Political Junkie button.