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This Week In Political Trivia: July 8

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Our weekly NationalJournal. Com trivia quiz, powered by the Almanac of American Politics!

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What senator admonished Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., by saying, “This isn’t Saturday Night Live, Al,” after Franken had rolled his eyes while presiding over the chamber?
    • A. 

      Mitch McConnell, R-Ky.

    • B. 

      Jim DeMint, R-S.C.

    • C. 

      John McCain, R-Ariz.

    • D. 

      Scott Brown, R-Mass.

  • 2. 
    What presidential hopeful has described his/her role in Washington as that of “a foreign correspondent behind enemy lines”?
    • A. 

      Jon Huntsman

    • B. 

      Mitt Romney

    • C. 

      Ron Paul

    • D. 

      Michele Bachmann

  • 3. 
    In what congressional district is Walt Disney World located?
    • A. 

      Florida 7

    • B. 

      Florida 8

    • C. 

      Florida 9

    • D. 

      Florida 10

  • 4. 
    Though he was elected president in 1988, George H.W. Bush came in third in the Iowa Caucuses. Who finished first that year?
    • A. 

      Pat Robertson

    • B. 

      Jack Kemp

    • C. 

      Bob Dole

    • D. 

      Alexander Haig

  • 5. 
    What strategist to Democrat Jimmy Carter determined that intensive campaigning in Iowa could produce a surprise victory and a national launching pad for Carter's 1976 campaign?
    • A. 

      Hamilton Jordan

    • B. 

      Jack H. Watson

    • C. 

      Robert Strauss

    • D. 

      Kenneth Curtis