Yes, according to this piece
in The Hill
. The congressional newspaper reports today that Rep. Earl Blumenauer
(D-Ore.) was the inspiration behind Alexandra Pelosi's “Homeless: The Motel Kids of Orange County.”
premiered last night night on HBO. And Pelosi—daughter of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.)—tells The Hill that Blumenauer put the bug in her ear to do a film about a non-political subject.
If you want to judge Blumenauer's film-reviewing chops, here