Republican Candidates quiz – Just for fun…

1.) Who is the oldest GOP candidate for president?  If you said John McCain you would be wrong.  The answer is Ron Paul.  Birthdates listed below.  Oldest to youngest.

a. Ron Paul – 8/20/1935

b. John McCain – 8/29/1936

c. Fred Thompson – 8/18/1942

d. Rudy Giuliani – 5/28/1944

e. Tom Tancredo – 12/20/1945

f. Mitt Romney – 3/12/1947

g. Duncan Hunter – 5/31/1948

h. Mike Huckabee – 8/24/1955

2.) Which candidate has the most federal or statewide political experience as Governor, Congressman, or US Senator?  Most to least.

a. Duncan Hunter – 27 years H.O.R

b. John McCain – 24 years total, 20 US Senate and 4 H.O.R

c. Ron Paul – 18 years H.O.R

d. Mike Huckabee – 11 years Governor

e. Tom Tancredo – 8 years H.O.R

f. Fred Thompson – 8 years US Senate

g. Mitt Romney – 4 years Governor

h. Rudy Giuliani – 0 years

3.) Which candidate has owned/managed a private “for-profit” company?

a. Mitt Romney – CEO Bain Capital – 1984 – 2007

b. Mike Huckabee – President Cambridge Communications – 1992 – 1996, President/Founder KBSC – UHF 24 Hour Channel 1987 – 1992, President/Founder ACTS-24 Channel 1983 – 1986

c. Rudy Giuliani – Bracewell and Giuliani – 2005 – 2007, Giuliani Partners 2002 – 2007

d. Duncan Hunter – none

e. John McCain – none

f. Tom Tancredo – none

g. Fred Thompson – none

h. Ron Paul – none

4.) Which candidate served in the military?

a. John McCain – Captain, US Navy 1958 – 1981

b. Ron Paul – Captain, US Airforce 1963 – 1965

c. Duncan Hunter – Lieutenant, US Army 1969 – 1971

d. Mitt Romney – none

e. Mike Huckabee – none

f. Fred Thompson – none

g. Tom Tancredo – none

h. Rudy Giulaini – none

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  • geo999

    I honestly did not know Ron Paul was an Air Force Captain.

    I do think Rudy should get credit for question #2 though.

  • BrocktonDave

    More Non Commissioned Officers running for office.

    Less, officer weenies…

  • Rob “EaBo Clipper” Eno

    was/is a OB/GYN in private practice I don’t know how your answer to number 3 is -none.

  • Vote3rdpartynow

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