With WESA in Pittsburgh becoming the latest station to air the Political Junkie program, we figured at the minimum it was deserving of a Pittsburgh-related trivia question. So here it is: Who was the most recent presidential candidate born in Pittsburgh?
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? Harry Truman. Truman was vice president for only 82 days when President Franklin D. Roosevelt, just starting his fourth term, died on April 12, 1945.
The randomly selected winner is Polly Shaver of Carolina Beach, N.C. Polly wins the coveted Political Junkie button.