Rep. Foxx: ‘I’ve never been this tall before’
© Greg Nash

Rep. Virginia FoxxVirginia FoxxGOP recruitment goal: More women on ticket Diane Black named interim Budget chair Trump is pawn in GOP’s anti-worker agenda MORE (R-N.C.) got a major lift at a press conference on Wednesday.

ADVERTISEMENT
The member of leadership, who is vertically challenged, is not a regular at House GOP press conferences. But she attended Wednesday’s event, with the help of a crate (usually reserved for Rep. Lynn Jenkins, R-Kan.), another member of the House GOP leadership.

After she stepped up to the mic, Foxx said, “I’ve never been this tall before.”

The 6-foot-plus Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) was next to speak. He smiled and nudged the crate aside.