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This Week In Political Trivia: May 20

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

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Can you name the one state where neither of its two U.S. senators declare a religious affiliation?
    • A. 

      New Mexico

    • B. 

      Alaska

    • C. 

      Colorado

    • D. 

      Oregon

  • 2. 
    In Janesville, Wis.,  the father of Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis., practiced law in the same building as the father of what other Wisconsin politician?
    • A. 

      Former Sen. Russ Feingold (D)

    • B. 

      Former Gov. Jim Doyle (D)

    • C. 

      Gov. Scott Walker (R)

    • D. 

      Sen. Herb Kohl (D)

  • 3. 
    In 2009, what senator pushed an alternative to the Stimulus Act, called the “No Cost Stimulus Act,” which focused on domestic oil and gas production?
    • A. 

      Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison, R-Texas

    • B. 

      Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska

    • C. 

      Sen. David Vitter, R-La.

    • D. 

      Sen. John Cornyn, R-Texas

  • 4. 
     In 1968, future California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger came to California with how much money in his pocket?
    • A. 

      $500

    • B. 

      $100

    • C. 

      $20

    • D. 

      $0

  • 5. 
    What senator has sometimes been referred to by his staff as “Hair Force One?"
    • A. 

      Sen. Roger Wicker, R-Miss.

    • B. 

      Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla.

    • C. 

      Sen. John Kerry, D-Mass.

    • D. 

      Sen. Ben Nelson, D-Neb.