This Week’s Trivia Question
This week’s question: Who was the last Republican member of Congress who was defeated for voting against gun restrictions?
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The answer … Bob Griffin. A Michigan Republican, Griffin announced in 1977 he would not seek a third term but changed his mind several months later. In 1978 he was defeated by Democrat Carl Levin.
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