Eleven of North Carolina’s 13 members of the U.S. House of Representatives have signed a letter to Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsak, asking him to make sure that the Tobacco Transition Payment Program will not be reduced as a result of more automatic federal spending cuts.
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RALEIGH — U.S. Sen. Chuck Grassley of Iowa has joined U.S. Rep. George Holding in calling for a federal investigation of the Raleigh Housing Authority.
Grassley and Holding voiced concerns about the agency director’s use of comp time in a three-page letter sent Thursday to the secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.
RALEIGH — Congressman George Holding announced Monday that he’s requested a federal audit of the Raleigh Housing Authority following reports that the agency’s director earns up to $280,000 and takes off nearly 11 weeks a year.
The Senate passed a bill Tuesday that would provides police protection for Supreme Court Justices.
U.S. Rep. George Holding, a Republican from Raleigh, issued a statement Monday saying he’s skeptical of the Iran nuclear agreement reached in Geneva on Sunday. Holding is a member of the Europe, Eurasia and Emerging Threats Subcommittee of the House Foreign Affairs Committee.
FREMONT — U.S. Rep. George Holding talked of a broken political system in Washington and his interest in delaying Obamacare during a visit to Fremont this week.