GOP lawmaker Steve King feasts on reindeer for Christmas

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Washington, Dec. 26 (ANI): While the world celebrated Christmas eating bread and wine, a Republican Party member feasted on reindeer.

Steve King (R-Iowa) posted a photo to his Twitter account, displaying a meal he had eaten in Oslo, Norway. Among the items on his plate was reindeer.

From Oslo, Merry Christmas season to my Scandinavian friends. "Enjoyed" a meal of lutefisk, reindeer, and lefse - Steve King (@SteveKingIA) December 25, 2013

According to the Huffington Post, a few days earlier, King delivered his Christmas message to constituents, urging them to tell him what their #DCWishList was.

King's own wish was 'that we would all pull together to restore the pillars of American exceptionalism,' the report added. (ANI)