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This Week In Political Trivia: July 1

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What member of Congress represents the area where the infamous Stonewall riots occurred in 1969?
    • A. 

      Rep. Charlie Rangel, D-N.Y.

    • B. 

      Rep. Jerrold Nadler, D-N.Y.

    • C. 

      Rep. Carolyn Maloney, D-N.Y.

    • D. 

      Rep. Carolyn McCarthy, D-N.Y.

  • 2. 
    What member of Congress previously sold standardized tests to parents who home-school their children?
    • A. 

      Rep. Scott Garrett, R-N.J.

    • B. 

      Rep. Michele Bachmann, R-Minn.

    • C. 

      Rep. Russ Carnahan, D-Mo.

    • D. 

      Rep. Todd Akin, R-Mo.

  • 3. 
    Can you name a state that voted within 1 percent of the national average for all major presidential candidates in 1984, 1988, and 1992?
    • A. 

      Wisconsin

    • B. 

      Minnesota

    • C. 

      Michigan

    • D. 

      Colorado

  • 4. 
    In what congressional district did Barack Obama receive his highest vote percentage in the country in 2008?
    • A. 

      District of Columbia At-Large

    • B. 

      New York 16

    • C. 

      New York 15

    • D. 

      Pennsylvania 2

  • 5. 
    What current governor possessed an early aptitude for repairing and building automobiles?
    • A. 

      Gov. Butch Otter, R-Idaho

    • B. 

      Gov. Mitch Daniels, R-Ind.

    • C. 

      Gov. Steve Beshear, D-Ky.

    • D. 

      Gov. Andrew Cuomo, D-N.Y.