Lawmakers have been sleeping in their Capitol offices for years

Rep. Ted Budd regularly gets praises on the enormous mahogany bureau in his office that retires a portion of his little girl’s work of art. While he expresses gratitude toward them, the North Carolina Republican doesn’t give guests access on a mystery: the bureau likewise fills in as his bed every night he’s in Washington. The concealed Murphy bed — complete with a Tempur-Pedic bedding — is only one route many administrators on Capitol Hill…

"Lawmakers have been sleeping in their Capitol offices for years"