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Eleanor Norton's Public Statements on Issue: Business and Consumers

Full Name: Eleanor Holmes Norton
Office: U.S. House (DC) - Delegate, Democratic
First Elected: 11/06/1990
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - Delegate
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary April 1, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Divorced; 2 Children: John, Katherine
Birth Date: 06/13/1937
Birth Place: Washington, DC
Home City: Washington, DC
Religion: Episcopalian
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Date Title
July 31, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - House Should Stay in Session to Address Budget and Other Pressing Issues
July 28, 2014 The Introduction of the Department of Energy Forrestal Complex Redevelopmental Act of 2014
July 2, 2014 Huffington Post - 1964: A Year of Beginnings
July 1, 2014 After President Visits Key Bridge to Warn of Highway Trust Fund Shortfall, Norton Urges Immediate Closure of Corporate Tax Loopholes to Replenish Funds
June 26, 2014 Norton Points out Members for Hypocrisy and Inconsistency on D.C. Marijuana Decriminalization Vote
April 4, 2014 Letter to Ander Crenshaw, Chairman and Jose Serrano, Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Financial Services of the Committee on Appropriations - Sufficient Funding for the Small Business Export Trade Promotion Program
March 21, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Calling for Extension of Wind Energy Credit
Feb. 19, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Exclude 'Chained CPI' from Budget
July 16, 2013 The Introduction of the Federal Employee Short-Term Disability Insurance Act of 2013
June 5, 2013 Norton Says Strong Interest in Small Business Fair has Her Office Planning for Next Year
Jan. 29, 2013 Introduction of the Fair Pay Act of 2013
Aug. 22, 2012 Norton Releases New Suggestions from Roundtable Hearing on D.C. Hiring and Small Business Contracting and Her Opening Remarks
Aug. 21, 2012 Norton Roundtable Hearing Tonight on Hiring, Small Business Contracting to Feature Residents and Downtown Construction Sites in D.C.
June 19, 2012 Norton Makes Unannounced Visit to Ward 8 DHS Site and Announces Latest D.C. Hires There
Sept. 19, 2011 Latest D.C. Job Stats Show 25 Percent of Workers at DHS Construction Site are D.C. Residents
Sept. 10, 2011 Blog: President's Speech on Jobs
Aug. 31, 2011 Norton Releases First Year Figures on D.C. Residents and Payroll Hours Worked at DHS Construction Site, and Reports One-Third of Workers at Site Live in D.C.
July 1, 2011 Testimony at Norton DHS Construction Roundtable Shows Jobs and Small Business Contracts for D.C. Residents Exceed Expectations
April 26, 2011 Norton Announces Latest Ward 8 DHS Results on Jobs and D.C. Small Business Contracts During Her Access to Capital Small Business Fair
April 6, 2011 Norton Makes New Effort to Demand House and Senate Keep D.C. Government Open, and Will Speak at Mayoral Press Conference Today
Dec. 17, 2010 With Home Prices Low and Unemployment High, Norton Gets Her D.C. Tax Incentives to President for Signature
June 15, 2010 Norton to Hold Field Hearing on DHS Construction Jobs and Small Business Contracts, Tuesday
March 10, 2010 Norton's Tax Credits For Homebuyers, Job Seekers, And Businesses Pass The Senate Today
Sept. 21, 2009 Norton Says Small Business Opportunities With Federal Government Critical In Recession: Hearing Tomorrow
May 8, 2009 Norton Encourages District Businesses to Compete to Do Varied Work
Jan. 8, 2009 Master Plan Approval Comes As D.C. Small Businesses Already See Benefits In Face Of Recession
Sept. 16, 2008 Norton Bill to Restore Lost Retirement Rights for D.C. Court Employees Approved in Committee
May 21, 2008 Norton's D.C. Tax Credits Pass the House in Time to Give Residents and Businesses a Lift as the Economy Worsens
April 8, 2008 Norton's Small Business Fair Almost Doubles in Attendance
Dec. 8, 2006 Norton Gets Big D.C.-Only Homebuyer and Business Tax Credits Renewed as 109th Winds Down
July 11, 2005 Norton Job Fair Tuesday Seeks to Bridge Gap Between Rising Job Creation and Rising Unemployment
April 21, 2005 Norton Small Business Workshop Will Meet Growing Need for City's Economic Development
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Norton to Seek Republican Cosponsor for Her Federal Employees Disability Insurance Bill
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Norton Expanded Her Events in the Community This Term Offering A New Varity in Keeping With Residents' Interests
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Norton Secures D.C. Stimulus Funding, Outdoing Seven States
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Start-Up at DHS Construction Brings First Jobs and Small Business Contracts for D.C. Residents
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