Her big sister is keeping quiet about her engagement, but Rep. Linda Sánchez admits she has a date to the prom.
An HOH spy eyed the California Democrat holding hands with Rep. Sander Levin (D-Mich.) near the House floor Wednesday afternoon. The pair arenít an item, of course ó Sanchez is happily married to public relations consultant Jim Sullivan, after all.
A Sanchez spokesman says Levin had come to talk to the Congresswoman about work-related things, but she was in conversation with another Member. But Sanchez didnít want Levin to walk away, either, so she grabbed his hand.
Sanchez later joked that Levin had asked her to the prom, her spokesman says.
On January 3, Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., raises her right hand as her son Henry messes up her hair while Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr., delivers the ceremonial swearing-in in the Old Senate Chamber. Gillibrand's other son Theodore, lower right, looks on.
Each year since 1990, CQ Roll Call has reviewed the financial disclosures of all 541 senators, representatives and delegates to determine the 50 richest members of Congress. This year's report, derived from forms covering the calendar year 2012, shows it took a net worth of $6.67 million to crack the exclusive club.