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Not My Job: We Quiz Nebraska Sen. Ben Sasse On Peaches

Sen. Ben Sasse, R-Neb., speaks during the annual Conservative Political Action Conference outside Washington, D.C., on March 3, 2016.

Three years ago, Ben Sasse was the youngest college president in the country, overseeing Midland University in Nebraska. And he said to himself: This is great, but how can I spend time with people who are even more immature, irresponsible and unable to hold their liquor than college kids? He found an answer, and was elected to the U.S. Senate in 2014.

We've invited the Republican senator to play a game called "You're a real peach!" Three questions about peaches, the fuzzy-skinned fruit, during a week when we've heard the word "impeachment" a little more than usual.

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