Ballot Quiz, May 20 (2013)

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1. How long did Douglas Henry, who has the longest tenure in the Tennessee General Assembly and will be retiring next year, serve in the Tennessee Senate?

12 years
DefeateddNope.
30 years
DefeateddNot Quite! Bett Harwell is the House Speaker in Tennessee.
43 years
ApprovedaCorrect! Read more here
50 years
DefeateddWrong! Not off to a good start.

2. Who did President Obama recently nominate for the position of Director of Federal Housing Finance Agency?

John Daniello
DefeateddNope!
David Young
DefeateddFalse!
Melvin L. Watt
ApprovedaCorrect! Read more about it here.
Congressman Melvin L. Watt
Chuck Herz
DefeateddSorry!

3. In which state are all three executive offices open for election next year currently held by Republicans?

Georgia
DefeateddNope!
Iowa
DefeateddIncorrect.
Virginia
ApprovedaYes! Moreover no incumbents are running for re-election. Read more here.
Oregon
DefeateddFalse! Try again.

4. What is the name and state of the representative who recently resigned to become Director of the Higher Education Assistance Authority?

Ryan Gosling, Kentucky
DefeateddSorry... Thats the right state, but Ryan Gosling is an actor not a politician.
Carl Rollins, Kentucky
ApprovedaCorrect! Read about the resignation of Carl Rollins, II here.
Joyce Woodhouse, Ohio
DefeateddIncorrect.
Donald Gustavson, Wisconsin
DefeateddNo! You are clearly guessing.

5. In Maine, the Humane Society of the United States has taken the first steps to initiate a ballot measure outlawing what?

marijuana
DefeateddWrong!
wolf hunting
DefeateddSorry! You are thinking of a measure in Michigan.
certain aspects of bear hunting
ApprovedaCorrect! Read about it in last week's Tuesday Count.
extremely loud motorcycles
DefeateddSorry! That's not the right answer.

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