Lin-Manuel Miranda: "M.J. Hegar, you made the best ad anyone has ever seen!"

M.J. Hegar, a former Air Force pilot is breaking down "Doors" in her run for Congress in Texas.

M.J. Hegar has quite the resume: three tours in Afghanistan that led to a Purple Heart, successfully lobbying the Obama…

Hegar has made a lot of doors open through the course of her career, but it was a door that didn’t open that inspired her to run for office. When the former Air Force pilot attempted to get a meeting with her Representative, John Carter, she was told no because she wasn’t one of his campaign donors. Hegar didn’t think that was the way a Representative served the people, so she decided to not only open Carter’s door, but to also boot him out of it.