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Eleanor Norton's Public Statements on Issue: Campaign Finance and Elections

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
Primary April 1, 2014
General Nov. 4, 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
May 22, 2014 Letter to Daniel Werfel, Acting Commissioner Internal Revenue Service- Regulate Tax Exempt Groups
May 7, 2014 Recommending that the House Find Lois G. Lerner in Contempt of Congress
March 31, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House, Eric Cantor, House Majority Leader, Bob Goodlatte, Chairman of the House Judiciary Committee - Voting Rights Act
March 27, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Improve the Voting Rights Amendment Act
April 5, 2013 Norton's Equality Bill Allowing D.C. Federal Workers to Run for Public Office Nearing Implementation
Jan. 10, 2013 Letter to John Berry, Director of the Office of Personnel Management - Hatch Act National Capital Region Parity Act
April 24, 2012 Two Norton Bills to Increase City's Home-Rule Power Set for Senate Committee Markup Wednesday
March 28, 2012 Letters to President Obama and Douglas Shulman, Commissioner of Internal Revenue Service
Feb. 7, 2012 Norton Bill to Give District Flexibility on Scheduling Special Elections Passes in Committee
Feb. 6, 2012 Norton Bill to Give District Flexibility on Scheduling Special Elections Will Be Marked Up Tuesday
Jan. 6, 2012 Norton Expresses Frustration with Anonymous Senate Hold that Delays Ward 5 Representation Following Thomas Resignation, and Suggests Alternatives for D.C. and Congress
Nov. 9, 2011 Letter to Lamar Smith, John Conyers, Daniel E. Lungren and Robert A. Brady
Nov. 3, 2011 Letter to Secretaries of State
Aug. 25, 2011 Norton Says Dr. King Spoke Up for D.C.'s Rights and So Will D.C. Residents by Marching on Saturday to Secure Their Rights
April 19, 2011 Norton Says ANC Protest Shows Protest of Congressional Abuse Reaching Grassroots
Jan. 12, 2011 Norton's First Three Bills Challenge Congress to Give D.C. Full Citizenship Rights
Jan. 5, 2011 Norton's Motion to Keep Committee of the Whole Vote Became First Recorded Vote of New Congress
June 9, 2010 Norton Meeting to Hear From Key Speakers and ANC Commissioners on Most Important Issues of the Year to D.C. Residents
June 4, 2009 Norton Bill to Free D.C. From Federal Hatch Act Expected To Give City Another Home Rule Victory
April 1, 2009 Norton Says Holder Went "Above and Beyond" in Deciding that the D.C. House Voting Rights Act is Constitutional
March 27, 2009 Norton Optimistic on Early Passage of D.C. House Voting Rights Act
Feb. 11, 2009 Norton's Statement Following Senate Committee Passage of the D.C. House Voting Rights Act
Jan. 7, 2009 The Introduction of the District of Columbia House Voting Rights Act of 2009
Nov. 19, 2008 Norton's Senate Count for D.C. Voting Rights Rises to 64 with New Alaska Senator
Nov. 6, 2008 Will D.C. Get A Vote Now?
Nov. 5, 2008 Norton Predicts 63 Senate Votes for D.C. Voting Rights
May 15, 2008 Introduction of the Help America Vote Act Amendments Bill
May 9, 2006 Norton Urges Early Voting in D.C. in Time for 2006 Elections
May 4, 2005 Norton Bill Aims to Eliminate Problems She Witnessed in 2004 Presidential Election
Jan. 27, 2005 Norton, Lieberman & Iraqi American at Press Conference on Introduction of Voting Rights Bill and a National Campaign for Passage
Jan. 6, 2005 Counting Electoral Votes--Joint Session of the House and Senate Held Pursuant to the Provisions of Senate Concurrent Resolution 1
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Norton Bill to Equalize Political Participation of D.C. Federal Employee to Equal the Rights of Regional Counterparts
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Norton to Introduce Statehood and Voting Rights Bills to Lay Down a Marker for 2012
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Large House and Senate Majorities for D.C. Voting Rights Shot Down by Gun Lobby
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