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Heard on the Hill: Take Five!

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?

A: Coca-Cola.

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!”