By Christina Wilkie - 12/02/10 12:37 AM EST
Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-Wash.) on Wednesday became the first member of Congress to give birth twice while in office.
McMorris Rodgers and her husband, Brian Rodgers, welcomed a baby girl on Wednesday. The lawmaker declined to release the baby’s name to the media, but she was born at 12:21 a.m., weighing 8 pounds, 4.5 ounces.
The Rodgers’s first child, Cole, was born on April 29, 2007. The lawmaker and new mom was elected to Congress in 2005.