“Now we’re back up to 12 [government] holidays a year. … If the holiday falls on Sunday, you get Monday off. If the holiday falls on Saturday, you get Friday off. This is nice, but you know what it costs to shut the government down for one of those holidays? ‘Only’ $811,000. … If I were the governor, there would be no more ‘surprise’ holidays; if the day after Thanksgiving happened to fall on a Friday … too bad.”
— Former senator Robert W. Klitzkie, speaking at the Guam Chamber of Commerce general membership lunch . . .
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