Heard on the Hill: Take Five!

Posted May 23, 2011 at 6:22pm

Every Tuesday, HOH gets to know a Member of Congress better through a series of five fun questions. This week, we chat with Sen. Mark Kirk. The Illinois Republican has a soft spot for the Iron Lady and his best friend in Congress is a … House Democrat?

Q: What’s your favorite vacation spot?

A: Tower Hill in Sawyer, Mich.

Q: If you could have dinner with anyone tonight (aside from your family), who would it be and why?

A: Margaret Thatcher.

Q: What’s your favorite drink?

A: Skyy Vodka, rocks.

Q: What’s your favorite movie?

A: “2001: A Space Odyssey.”

Q: Who is your best friend in Congress?

A: Rep. Rick Larsen