Meet the Lawmaker: Rep. Jared Polis (D-Colo.)

What did you want to be when you were young?
Rep. Polis: A professional baseball player.

What’s your biggest political achievement?
Rep. Polis: Getting elected to Congress.

What’s your favorite hobby?
Rep. Polis: Baseball.

What’s been your craziest constituent request?
Rep. Polis: No constituent requests are ever crazy. The customer is always right.

What is a household chore you dislike?
Rep. Polis: All of them.

If you weren’t yourself, which lawmaker would you prefer to be?
Rep. Polis: Sen. Mark UdallMark Emery UdallSenate GOP rejects Trump’s call to go big on gun legislation Democratic primary could upend bid for Colorado seat Picking 2018 candidates pits McConnell vs. GOP groups MORE (D-Colo.).

Who is your favorite lawmaker of the opposite party?
Rep. Polis: So far, probably Rep. Lincoln Diaz-Balart (R-Fla.).

Has God ever spoken to you?
Rep. Polis: That’s a deeply religious question. I would say not explicitly.