05/15/2009 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Congressman Quigley Plans To Sleep In His Washington Office (VIDEO)

Progress Illinois' Josh Kalven caught a light nugget buried in new U.S. Rep. Mike Quigley's weekend interview with Carol Marin on NBC Chicago's "City Desk."

Citing the abnormally short transition period resulting from a special election and the high cost of Washington real estate, Quigley said he plans to sleep in his office. Watch (office talk begins at 3:55):