Congressman’s son sleeps on buddy’s couch

The 22-year-old son of Rep. Rob BishopRobert (Rob) William BishopOvernight Energy: Puerto Rico officials defend Whitefish deal before Congress | US wants level playing field at UN climate summit | House passes flood insurance overhaul GOP chairman cites ‘credibility gap’ in Puerto Rico recovery Lawyers warned Puerto Rico utility against Whitefish contract MORE (R-Utah) didn’t even have a comfy bed to call his own — he crashed on a friend’s couch right before he left for an internship in Washington.

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A profile in The Utah Statesman, the newspaper of Utah State University, reveals that junior Jashon Bishop even mooched breakfast from his pal’s pad: “After a quick routine of shower, shave, and snagging a bowl of his makeshift roommate’s cereal, he’s out the door — en route to work.” Bishop made some extra cash stocking books and taking Internet orders at the campus bookstore.

Luckily, Bishop’s less-than-ideal living situation was only temporary. The congressman’s son just started his internship in the office of Sen. Mike LeeMichael (Mike) Shumway LeeProminent conservative passes on Utah Senate bid Johnson says he will not support tax-reform bill Moore endorsements disappear from campaign website MORE (R-Utah).

Hopefully he’s at least upgraded from a couch to a futon while in D.C.