This Week’s Trivia Question
This week’s question: Who is the most senior member of the current Senate who ran for governor before serving in Washington?
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.
Last week’s trivia question was, Who is the oldest woman EVER to serve in the Senate?
The answer is Rebecca Felton. A Democrat from Georgia, she was appointed by Gov. Thomas Hardwick on Oct. 3, 1922, when she was 87 years, nine months, and 22 days old. Appointed to fill a vacancy, she served all of one day; Walter George, who won the special election for the vacant seat, was sworn in on Oct. 4th.
The randomly selected winner is Sawyer Morgan of Seattle, Wash. Sawyer wins the coveted Political Junkie button.