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Eleanor Norton's Public Statements on Issue: Crime

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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DC Statehood Green Party
Date Title
Aug. 15, 2014 Norton Says Ferguson Needs Community Not Militarized Policing
Aug. 5, 2014 Massie Offers Flawed Explanation for Refusal to Introduce Bill Allowing Guns in Capitol and Federal Buildings
July 14, 2014 Letter to Bob Goodlatte, Chairman of the House Judiciary Committee and John Conyers, Jr., Ranking Member of the House Judiciary Committee - Sexual Assaults on Commercial Airline Flights
July 9, 2014 Norton Speaks at FCC Session on Perfecting Reforms that Reduce Inmate Call Costs & Contemplates Further Reforms
July 1, 2014 Letter to Jonathan B. Jarvis, Director of the National Park Service and Robert D. MacLean, Acting Chief of the United States Park Police - Public Safety in Sherman Circle
June 20, 2014 Letter to Slcan Gibson, Department of Veterans Affairs - Sexual Assault Claims
June 20, 2014 Letter to Sloan Gibson, Acting Secretary of Veterans Affairs - VA Care for Victims of Sexual Assault
June 12, 2014 Home Rule for the Nation's Capital
June 11, 2014 Norton Applauds Holder Announcement for Retroactive Prison Sentence Reductions Made at Congressional Caucus on Black Men and Boys Forum
May 9, 2014 Reps. Kuster, Wagner Lead All 79 House Women Representatives In Requesting Additional Sanctions On Boko Haram to the Administration
May 1, 2014 Decriminalizing Marijuana Laws
April 9, 2014 Norton Gets Commitment from Chair and Ranking Member of T&I Committee to Move Forward to Require Collection of Statistics on Sexual Assaults on Airplanes
April 8, 2014 Norton to Offer Her Bill to Require FAA to Keep Statistics on Sexual Assaults on Airplanes as an Amendment, Tomorrow
March 25, 2014 The Introduction of the Protecting Airline Passengers From Sexual Assaults Act
March 20, 2014 Norton to Introduce Bill to Require FAA to Keep Statistics on Sexual Assaults on Airplanes
March 18, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Merkley Leads Over 200 Members of Congress in Calling for Executive Order Protecting LGBT Workers from Workplace Discrimination
Jan. 31, 2014 Norton Says Report Shows that Navy Yard Shooting was Preventable
Nov. 26, 2013 Letter to Patrick Donahoe, Postmaster General, US Postal Service - Questions Following Tragic Murder of Postal Service Worker
Nov. 22, 2013 Norton Says Denial of Petitions to Stay FCC Prison Phone Rate Order Marks Another Victory for Fair Rates and Successful Reintegration
Nov. 6, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House and Nancy Pelosi, Minority Leader of the House - Federal Defender Services Funding
Nov. 5, 2013 Letter to Chair Shaheen, Schumer, Alexander, and Miller
Nov. 2, 2013 Norton Statement on Tragic Shooting of the First TSA Agent Ever Killed in the Line of Duty, Gerardo I. Hernandez, and the Meaning for Federal Employees Nationwide
Nov. 1, 2013 President Obama Signs Five-Year Reauthorization of U.S. Parole Commission
Oct. 31, 2013 Norton Applauds Five-Year Reauthorization of U.S. Parole COmmission, Chaired by Former D.C. Police Chief Isaac Fulwood
Sept. 17, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Form Independent Investigation Panel Following Navy Yard Shooting
Aug. 8, 2013 Norton, Chair of CBC Working Group, Says New Phone Rates Critical to Successful Reentry From Prison
Aug. 6, 2013 Norton to Speak at D.C. Bill Signings in Memory of Murdered Transgender D.C. Resident
July 15, 2013 Norton Focuses on a Federal Civil Rights Remedy and a Lasting Legacy for Trayvon Martin
July 10, 2013 Norton to Speak on Exorbitant Prison Phone Rates and her Efforts to Resolve the Issue at FCC Inmate Calling Services Workshop, Today
May 10, 2013 Norton to Speak to Incarcerated Women for Mother's Day
March 21, 2013 Letter to The United States Department of Justice Advisory Policy Board - Urging Stronger Action to Protect Sikh, Hindu, Arab-American Communities from Hate Crimes
Feb. 26, 2013 Introduction of the Racial Profiling Prevention Act
Jan. 3, 2013 Norton Briefing on Inauguration Shows Lessons Learned and Security Sensitive to Keeping D.C. Open for Business
Aug. 16, 2012 Norton Reports Increasing Success in Housing D.C. Offenders Within the District
Aug. 16, 2012 Norton Reports Increasing Success in Housing D.C. Offenders Within the District
July 10, 2012 Norton Applauds Senate Passage of Vital D.C. Law Enforcement Bill
April 17, 2012 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General of U.S. Department of Justice
April 10, 2012 Commission on Black Men and Boys Trayvon Martin Roundtable Tonight Seeks Solutions for D.C.
April 4, 2012 Letter to Chairman Wolf and Ranking Member Fattah
March 28, 2012 Providing for Consideration of H. Con. Res. 112, Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2013
Nov. 30, 2011 Norton Fights to Remove Anti-Home-Rule Provision and Calls on Justice Department to Withdraw Support
Oct. 13, 2011 Letter to Director Robert S. Mueller Federal Bureau of Investigation
Sept. 20, 2011 Norton Applauds Reauthorization of U.S. Parole Commission, Chaired by Former D.C. Police Chief Isaac Fulwood
Sept. 7, 2011 Letter to Chairman James E. Donal Georgia State Board of Pardons & Paroles
July 18, 2011 Norton Works With Senator Akaka To Introduce Vital D.C. Law Enforcement Bill Today
May 4, 2011 Commission on Black Men & Boys Roundtable on Gangs, Cliques, and Crew, Tomorrow
April 29, 2011 Roundtable to Explore Gangs, Cliques, and Crews in DC Next Thursday
Jan. 12, 2011 Expressing Sense of House Regarding Arizona Shooting
Jan. 12, 2011 Norton Asks Members to Live By Giffords' Words and Courage
Jan. 5, 2011 Norton's Statement on Shooting in Arizona
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