Senators Stage Their Own ‘Survivor’ Show

Freshmen senators Jeff Flake and Martin Heinrich traveled to an uninhabited tropical island north of Australia this summer for a week documented by the Discovery Channel on a special that airs tonight at 10 p.m. ET. They hope their broader point — that two politicians can oppose each other on policy yet work together to accomplish something — isn’t lost on viewers or their colleagues.

Senate Rivals Become Reality Show Survivors

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Two freshmen U.S. senators from opposite sides of the political aisle said Thursday they survived and even cooperated while spending a week marooned together on a remote island for a new reality show, “Rival Survival.” New Mexico Democrat Martin Heinrich and Arizona Republican Jeff Flake said they hope their adventure, scheduled […]

Senate Rivals Do Reality Survival TV Show

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Two U.S. senators from opposite sides of the political aisle spent a week marooned together on a remote island for a new reality show, “Rival Survival.” New Mexico Democrat Martin Heinrich and Arizona Republican Jeff Flake say they hope their adventure, which is scheduled to air Oct. 29 on Discovery, inspires […]