publication date: Friday, August 20, 2021 (part of Summer 2021)
clue: This South Carolinian's career in Congress has been defined by his complicated relationships with Donald Trump, John McCain, Bill Clinton, and Strom Thurmond.
explanation: Graham has had a frequently contentious working relationship with Trump, and a close friendship with McCain. He was the only House Republican to vote against Clinton's impeachment. His career started with endorsements by Thurmond, whose Senate seat he eventually filled. more…
difficulty: very easy