Have you ever dreamed about becoming the U.S. president?

Rep. Jerry McNerney (D-Calif.): “When I was a child. But I never had an ambition for politics until about two years ago.”

Rep. Trent FranksTrent FranksSenate spending plan boosts House moderates House briefed on anti-ISIS campaign progress Republicans rally around Sessions after Trump criticism MORE  (R-Ariz.): “I believe almost everybody in this body has envisioned themselves as president one time or another, but my prayer is that everybody who becomes president is far more qualified than I am.”
 
Rep. Ted PoeTed PoeHouse calls for release of political prisoners in Iran Time for the Trump administration to pursue regime change in Iran Kudos for backing US-Cuba reset MORE (R-Texas): “No, I’d rather be governor of Texas.”
 
Rep. Thelma Drake (R-Va.): “What a compliment. No, I haven’t. So you can say publicly that I’m not running for president.”
 
Rep. Dave ReichertDavid ReichertWorking together on children’s healthcare House passes 'Kate's Law' and bill targeting sanctuary cities Time to fix our national parks MORE (R-Wash.): “No. When I was young I wanted to help people and my dream was to become a police officer, which I did. I am having fun here and I’m always trying to do the best thing I can wherever I am.”
 
Rep. Tim Holden (D-Pa.): “No, I haven’t. I’m lucky and happy to be where I’m at.”
 
Rep. Dan Burton (R-Ind.): “I’m probably one of maybe 20 members who hasn’t thought about it. You have to be realistic, and you have to be able to raise $25 million.”
 
Rep. Jo Ann Emerson (R-Mo.): “No, that doesn’t interest me. I like what I’m doing.”