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Every Tuesday, HOH gets to know a Member of Congress better through a series of five fun questions. This week, we chat with Rep. Billy Long, the new Missouri Republican with a flair for Twitter.
Q: What team do you think will win the Stanley Cup?
A: The St. Louis Blues.
Q: If you could have dinner with anyone (aside from your family) who would it be and why?
A: Ronald Reagan. He was an optimistic conservative. When America was down but not out, he saw a shining city upon a hill.
Q: What’s your favorite drink?
Q: What’s your favorite movie of all time?
A: “The Wizard of Oz.”
Q: Who’s your best friend in Congress?
A: As Missourian Harry Truman famously said, “If you want a friend in Washington, get a dog!”
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