Every Tuesday, HOH gets to know a Member of Congress better through a series of five fun questions. This week, we chat with Rep. Rob Wittman. The Virginia Republican represents what is often referred to as “America’s first district” because it contains the historical city of Jamestown.
Q: What team do you think will win the Stanley Cup?
A: The Capitals (they train in Virginia).
Q: If you could have dinner with anyone (aside from your family), who would it be and why?
A: U2 lead singer and activist Bono.
Q: What’s your favorite drink?
A: Sweet tea.
Q: What’s your favorite movie of all time?
A: “A Few Good Men.”
Q: Who’s your best friend in Congress?
A: My five Labrador retrievers. They are the best listeners!
Terri Henderson, 6, center, whose mother is El Salvador, attends a rally with members of Congress at Union Station's Columbus Circle to announce the Restore Opportunity, Strengthen, and Improve the Economy (ROSIE) Act on July 29, 2014. The legislation provides incentives for government contractors to pay a living wage and other benefits that would help low-income workers.