507 Cannon HOB
Washington, DC 20515
George Holding grew up in Raleigh, North Carolina. He attended Wake Forest University and has degrees in Classics and Law. Holding clerked for U.S. District Judge Terrence Boyle, practiced law with Kilpatrick Townsend and served as the United States Attorney for North Carolina.
As United States Attorney, his priorities included prosecution of violent felons, drug offenses, child pornography, and political corruption. Holding prosecuted a U.S. Congressman, the Speaker of the North Carolina House, a judge, a state senator, a state representative, and several sheriffs for political corruption and a major terrorism case. When Holding left office the average sentence in drug trafficking cases in eastern North Carolina was well above the national average.
On January 3, 2013, Holding was sworn in as the Representative for North Carolina’s 13th Congressional District. He serves on the Foreign Affairs Committee and the Judiciary Committee.
George and his wife Lucy have four children – three daughters aged 13, 12, and 11 and one son aged 3.
Lucy and I are shocked and heartbroken by the senseless acts of evil that took 34 lives in El Paso and Dayton this… https://t.co/MfVr86T0M0
Lucy and I send our prayers and deepest condolences to the family and friends of Spc. Michael Isaiah and Pfc. Brand… https://t.co/v3rkPwn9jl
This budget deal hikes spending by over $300 billion at a time when our nation is already drowning in $23 trillion… https://t.co/JF8j4kdDlF