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Pearce: Could be a costly nap for Holding

Gary Pearce, the veteran Democratic strategist, weights in GOP Rep. George Holding's shut eye in his blog Talking About Politics.

"The government is shut down, so Congressman George Holding got some shuteye. On camera," Pearce said.

"At the moment one of his Republican colleagues declaimed, “It’s about time to do what’s right for the whole country,” the distinguished gentleman from North Carolina was catching a few winks. CSPAN’s camera caught him. Unfortunately for Holding, he was presiding over the House at the time.

"Now, I will not criticize Congressman Holding. I feel his pain. It was the House. It was a Republican congressman speaking. It was 3:36 pm. A lot of us need a mid-afternoon shot of caffeine. Read the entire post here.


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