Political Trivia

Question: 

Since 1934, only twice has the president's party gained seats in both the Senate and the House.  One was George W. Bush in 2002. Who was the other?

 

A. William J. Clinton during his second midterm in 1998

B. Dwight D. Eisenhower during this second midterm in 1958

C. Harry S. Truman during his second midterm in 1950

D.  Franklin D. Roosevelt during his first midterm in 1934

 

Correct Answer: D. The Democrats gained nine seats in the House and nine seats in the Senate.