Thursday Trivia

By FederalDaily Staff

Blog archive

Senate history

Only one person has represented three different states in the U.S. Senate. What was the person’s name?

A. Blanche K. Bruce
B. James Shields
C. Henry B. Anthony 
D. William Ruffin Cox


>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>Scroll down for the answer>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>








































 Answer: B, James Shields

“James Shields, an Irish immigrant who came to the United States around 1826, was first chosen to represent the state of Illinois in 1849. He became one of the first two senators from Minnesota in 1858, and in 1879, represented Missouri in the U.S. Senate.“ Learn more.


Posted by FederalDaily Staff on Sep 06, 2018 at 8:23 AM

Reader comments

Please post your comments here. Comments are moderated, so they may not appear immediately after submitting. We will not post comments that we consider abusive or off-topic.

Please type the letters/numbers you see above.

2021 Digital Almanac

Stay Connected

Latest Forum Posts

Ask the Expert

Have a question regarding your federal employee benefits or retirement?

Submit a question