Sen. Bob Corker’s (R-Tenn.) announced retirement is what prompted this week’s trivia question: Who was the last Republican senator from a Southern state to retire and watch his seat get picked up by the Democrats?
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Last week’s trivia question: Who was the last Emmy winner, in the lead comedy or drama category, who ran for public office?
The answer is Roseanne Barr. She won in 1993 for Lead Comedy Actress in “Roseanne” on ABC. In 2012 she was the presidential nominee of the Peace and Freedom Party, where she received nearly 62,000 votes nationwide.
And the randomly selected winner is Al Turner of Columbus, Ohio. Al wins the coveted Political Junkie button.