In an interview with Marie Claire, Jaime Herrera Beutler (R-WA) recounts a congressional freshman experience that may be all too common on Capitol Hill. A committee chairman asked for her signature to co-sponsor a bill without letting her read the actual bill. Beutler refused to play that game.
Read more about this young, Hispanic, homeschool graduate, wife, mother (her miracle baby daughter is named after Abigail Adams!), and conservative congresswoman from the West Coast in Karen Schwartz’s interview: http://www.marieclaire.com/culture/news/a14174/congresswoman-jaime-herrerra-beutler/