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Eleanor Norton's Public Statements on Issue: Abortion

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
Date Title
Blog: Abortion Ban Bill Vote a Historic Victory
Jan. 28, 2014 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 7, No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion and Abortion Insurance Full Disclosure Act of 2014, and Providing for Consideration of Conference Report of H.R. 2642, Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2013
Jan. 28, 2014 Ellison, Grijalva, Holmes Norton Statement Against H.R. 7
Jan. 27, 2014 Norton to Testify on Abortion Bill and Offer Amendment to Strike Provision Targeting D.C., Today
Jan. 23, 2014 Norton to Testify on Abortion Bill and Calls Vote on the Anti-Home-Rule, Anti-Choice Bill an Amplification of the GOP War on Women
Jan. 15, 2014 Norton and Allies Ready to Again Defeat Anti-Choice Bill that also Targets D.C., Following House Committee Passage
Jan. 14, 2014 Markup of Bill Targeting D.C. Home Rule and Reproductive Rights Renews GOP War on Women, Wednesday
Jan. 10, 2014 Autonomy for the District of Columbia
Jan. 9, 2014 Norton Submits Statement on Provision Stripping D.C. Women of Reproductive Health Rights, Despite Being Denied Courtesy to Testify at Hearing
Jan. 7, 2014 Letter to Trent Franks, Chair, House of Representatives Subcommittee on the Constitution and Civil Justice - Request to Testify
July 18, 2013 Norton Has Some Concerns with Yesterday's Markup of D.C. Appropriations Bill
June 18, 2013 Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act
May 17, 2013 Redefining the Nation's Capital as a Free-Standing Federal Agency
May 17, 2013 Norton Statement on Franks Expanding D.C. Abortion Ban Bill to Apply Nationwide
May 17, 2013 Norton and Allies Ready to Combat Second Attack on D.C. Women and Local Authority
May 16, 2013 Norton to Testify Next Thursday Against Bill Targeting D.C. Women and Local Authority
May 16, 2013 Letter to House Judiciary Chairman Trent Franks - Request to Testify Against Bill Targeting D.C. Home Rule, Abortions
May 8, 2013 Norton and Allies Gearing Up to Again Defeat Attack on D.C. Women and the Usurping of Local Authority
April 17, 2013 Norton and Allies Ready to Again Defeat Post-20-Week Abortion Ban for D.C.'s Women
July 31, 2012 District of Columbia Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act
July 30, 2012 Norton Says Tuesday's House Vote on D.C. Abortion Ban Bill Confirms Focus on Women Nationwide
July 27, 2012 Norton Prepared to Take On D.C. Post-20-Week Abortion Ban for D.C.'s Women and Women Nationwide
July 19, 2012 MSNBC "The Rachel Maddow Show" - Transcript
July 19, 2012 Norton and Allies Already Working to Defeat Post-20-Week D.C. Abortion Ban as House Judiciary Committee Passes Bill
July 17, 2012 Abortion Rights for the Women of the District of Columbia
July 10, 2012 Women of the District of Columbia are Not Pawns
July 9, 2012 Norton Statement on Markup of D.C. Post-20-Week Abortion Reveals American Women as Actual Target
July 9, 2012 Norton and Allies Ready to Alert Americans of the Post-20-Week Abortion Ban Aimed at the Reproductive Rights of the Nation's Women
June 20, 2012 House Appropriations Committee Funds Top Norton Priorities, but D.C. Abortion Rider Remains in Bill
June 6, 2012 Good News in House Subcommittee Funding of Top Norton Priorities, Deep Disappointment that Abortion Rider is Embedded in the Bill
May 29, 2012 Norton to Hold Press Conference with Mayor and National Coalition Representatives Whose Members Will Activate Constituents of Appropriations Committee Members to Protect D.C. Home Rule
May 18, 2012 Understanding the Place of the District of Columbia in Our Structure
May 16, 2012 MSNBC "The Rachel Maddow Show" - Transcript
May 15, 2012 Norton Request to Testify at Hearing on Bill to Ban Post-20-Week Abortions Denied
May 9, 2012 Norton Requests to Testify Against Bill Targeting D.C. Home Rule, Abortions
Dec. 14, 2011 Letter to Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Dec. 6, 2011 Letter to Leader Pelosi and Whip Hoyer
Nov. 3, 2011 Letter to President Obama
Nov. 1, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner
Sept. 19, 2011 Norton to Testify at Trial of D.C. Protestors Arrested for Advocating for D.C. Rights
Sept. 13, 2011 Letter to Democratic Members of the House and Senate Appropriations Committees
July 15, 2011 Congress: Don't Tread on D.C.
June 23, 2011 Norton Credits Help of National Coalition as the D.C. Appropriations Bill Heads to House Floor with No New Riders
June 22, 2011 National Coalition at Work in Members' Districts to Prevent D.C. Riders
June 6, 2011 Norton to Meet With DC Vote and NARAL Tomorrow In Advance of Their Efforts to Make D.C Appropriations Bill Rider-Free
May 4, 2011 Norton Cheers Women Arrested Wednesday Evening in Protest Against House D.C. Abortion Bill
May 3, 2011 President Threatens to Veto Bill with Ban on Local Abortion Funding for D.C. Low-Income Women
April 14, 2011 Norton's Statement on Mayor Gray's Press Conference on Voucher Rider and D.C. Autonomy
April 14, 2011 Norton Moves Quickly to Discussion with Appropriators to Keep Anti-Home-Rule Riders Out of 2012 Budget
April 12, 2011 Norton Says Congress Will See Quick Outpouring of Leaders and Residents As Spontaneous Outrage at Congressional Abuse
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