Which senators are the only ones to have competed against each other in a Senate election yet still get elected within that same year in the same state?
A) Maryland: Paul S. Sarbanes and Barbara A. Mikulski
B) Oregon: Gordon Smith and Ron Wyden
C) Alabama: Jeff Sessions and Richard C. Shelby
D) California: Barbara Boxer and Dianne Feinstein
Bonus point: What year did that happen?
Email your answers to HOH@cqrollcall.com and check back in Wednesday’s paper for the answer. The first correct answer will get a shout out!
B) Oregon — Gordon Smith and Ron Wyden, 1996
The first correct entry was from Damian Corboy, who worked in Maryland Sen. Barbara A. Mikulski’s office until 1994. Congrats!