The Source For News On Capitol Hill Since 1955

Last updated Sep. 08, 2014

Sorry, you are using an old browser that can't display this interactive. Install the free Google Chrome Frame plug-in for Internet Explorer, or use a modern browser such as Google Chrome, Firefox or a mobile device, such as an iPad, to view this page.

Rep. George Holding (R-N.C.)


Biography
District: 13th District
Political Highlights: assistant U.S. attorney, 2002-06; U.S. attorney, 2006-11; U.S. House of Representatives, 2013-present
Born: April 17, 1968; Raleigh, N.C.
Residence: Raleigh
Religion: Baptist
Family: Wife, Lucy E. Holding; four children
Education: Wake Forest U., B.A. 1991; U. of St. Andrews (Scotland), attended 1991-92; Wake Forest U., J.D 1996
Military Service: None
Start of Service: Elected: 2012 (1st term)
Committee Assignments: Foreign Affairs (Asia & the Pacific; Europe, Eurasia & Emerging Threats); Judiciary (Courts, Intellectual Property & the Internet; Immigration & Border Security; Over-Criminalization Task Force; Regulatory Reform, Commercial & Antitrust Law)

Election History
YearElectionCandidateVotes%
2014generalGeorge Holding (R) 153,99157.3
Brenda Cleary (D) 114,71842.7
2012generalGeorge Holding (R) 210,49556.8
Charles Malone (D) 160,11543.2
Roll Call Vitals

384th

on the House Seniority List

Fellow North Carolina Rep. Howard Coble (R) is 18th.

13th

North Carolina is 13th on Roll Call's Clout Index, which measures influence in Congress by state.

4,022

Twitter Followers (@RepHolding)

Rep. George Holding has no appearances on Sunday talk shows.

Rep. Mike Rogers (R-Mich.) has the most appearances so far this year.











Roll Call and CQ Weekly use ratings assigned by the Rothenberg Political Report, which are defined as follows: SAFE: As of today, the party indicated is all but certain to win the seat. FAVORED: One candidate has a substantial advantage, but an upset is still possible. LEAN: The party indicated has the edge, but the outcome is less certain than for races rated as favored. TILT: The outcome is effectively regarded as a tossup for each of these highly competitive seats, although the party indicated has a slight edge. TOSSUP: Neither party has an edge in these contests.