Every Tuesday, HOH gets to know a Member of Congress better through a series of five fun questions. This week, we chat with Sen. Mike Lee. The Utah Republican reveals that his movie tastes lean toward comedies.
Q: Which team do you think will win the Stanley Cup?
A: The Washington Capitals.
Q: If you could have dinner with anyone (aside from your family), who would it be and why?
A: Ronald Reagan. He was my childhood and adult hero.
Q: What’s your favorite drink?
A: Club soda and lime.
Q: What’s your favorite movie of all time?
A: It’s a tossup between “So I Married an Axe Murderer” and “Monty Python and the Holy Grail.”
Q: Who’s your best friend in Congress?
A: I haven’t been here long enough to say one for sure. I’m still accepting applications.
Vice President Joe Biden waits to conduct a mock swearing-in ceremony with Sen. Brian Schatz, D-Hawaii, in the Capitol's Old Senate Chamber, December 2, 2014. Schatz was sworn in to serve the remainder of his term since he was appointed to the seat after Sen. Daniel Inouye, D-Hawaii, passed away.