Who is the oldest member of the House who won a special election to fill the seat vacated by the death of a spouse?
Submit your response in the box below. We will choose a random winner from the group. And the winner will get a fabulous Political Junkie button.
The previous question was: Who was the last former White House press secretary to run for office?
The answer? Pierre Salinger. He held that position under Presidents Kennedy and Johnson, but resigned in 1964. To run for the seat ailing Clare Engle was resigning. In a surprise, Salinger lost to Republican George Murphy in November.
And the randomly selected winner is Betsy Nichols of Cedar Crest, New Mexico Betsy wins the coveted Political Junkie button.