"Independent in Congress beginning in 1991" crossword clue

Author: Olivia Langford
Last Updated: 08 Jul 2023

Independent in Congress beginning in 1991 NYT crossword answer is:

SANDERS (7 letters length)

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The New York Times crossword clue for July 8, 2023 is "Independent in Congress beginning in 1991." This clue refers to the election of Bernie Sanders to the United States House of Representatives in 1991, marking the beginning of his independent political career. Sanders was the first independent to be elected to Congress in 40 years and has since become a major figure in American politics. He is now the longest-serving independent in the history of the United States Congress.

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