March 7, 2012
"It was really, really fun, and I liked him reading the best. I thought mushrooms would taste horrible, but I like them now."
— Gavin Crigger, 8
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Connolly reads to second-graders; reveals early dislike of pizza.
The pressure was intense, but in the end U.S. Rep. Gerry Connolly (D-11) got rave reviews from nearly 75 Springfield second-graders on Friday, March 2.