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!
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.