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Longest-serving Speaker of the House

How many years did the longest serving Speaker of the House serve?

A. 19
B. 11
C. 14
D. 17

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Answer: D, 17 years

Samuel Rayburn of Texas served 17 years, two months, and two days.

Source: House of Representatives

Posted by FederalDaily Staff on Mar 02, 2016 at 2:33 PM

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