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Eleanor Norton's Public Statements on Issue: Education

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
June 17, 2014 Norton Says House D.C. Appropriations Bill Much Like Last Year's, with Path to Restore Funding in Senate
Jan. 14, 2014 Top Norton Priorities Funded in Omnibus Spending Bill
April 22, 2013 Letter to Jack Kingston, Chair Member of the Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies and Rosa DeLauro, Member of the Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies - Technical Education Act
Feb. 27, 2013 The Introduction of the Universal Prekindergarten and Early Childhood Education Act of 2013
June 20, 2012 House Appropriations Committee Funds Top Norton Priorities, but D.C. Abortion Rider Remains in Bill
May 7, 2012 John F. Kennedy Center Reauthorization Act of 2012
April 16, 2012 Congressional Black Caucus: The Trayvon Martin Case and Justice and Mourning the Passing of John Payton
Nov. 17, 2011 Introduction of the Universal Prekindergarten and Early Childhood Educatiom Act of 2011
Oct. 28, 2011 Letter to John Kline, Chairman, Committee on Education & Workforce
April 5, 2011 Opposition to Efforts to Expand a Federally-Funded School Voucher Program in the District of Columbia
March 30, 2011 Scholarships for Opportunity and Results Act
March 17, 2011 Norton Introduces Bills to Give Mayor Additional Authority Over D.C. National Guard and to Provide Educational Grants to D.C. National Guard Members
March 1, 2011 Norton Cites Little Known Charter School Gains at Vouchers Hearing
Sept. 28, 2010 Norton's Bill Transferring to DC Kingman and Heritage Islands Passes Senate
Aug. 10, 2010 Norton Returns from Recess to Save Jobs and Medicaid Funding
June 28, 2010 Major General David J. Wherley, Jr. Distrcit of Columbia National Guard Retention and College Access Act
May 1, 2010 A Call for $23 Billion Teacher Jobs Fund
March 21, 2010 Senate Amendments To H.R. 3590, Service Members Home Ownership Tax Act Of 2009, And H.R. 4872, Health Care And Education Reconciliation Act Of 2010--Continued
Oct. 17, 2009 Norton Introduces Public School Pre-Kindergarten Bill To Fill Gap In No Child Left Behind Law
May 7, 2009 Introduction of the District of Columbia National Guard Retention and College Access Act
Feb. 14, 2009 Norton Gives Selected Preview of Stimulus Tax Breaks that Help Residents at Tax Fair Press Conference
Sept. 7, 2008 PBS "To the Contrary"
June 19, 2008 Norton Bill to Give DC Complete Jurisdiction on DC Public Charter Schools
Aug. 1, 2007 Introduction of the Universal Pre-Kindergarten and Early Childhood Education Act of 2007
June 15, 2007 Norton Bill Wants HBCU Graduate Funds to Match Existing Funding for Undergraduate Education
May 14, 2007 Extending District of Columbia College Access Act of 1999
March 29, 2007 Norton Engineers Early Vote for DCTAG as Critical Metro Funding is Added to Markup
March 20, 2007 Letter: To Dave Obey, Chairman, Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education; James Walsh, Ranking Member, Subcommittee on Labor, H
Aug. 24, 2006 Norton at Press Conference Opposes Ballots First - Education Later to Convert a Credit Union to a Bank
June 8, 2006 Introduction of the District of Columbia National Guard Retention and College Access Act
May 3, 2006 Congratulating Charter Schools and Their Students, Parents, Teachers, and Administrators Across the U.S. for Their Ongoing Contributions to Education
March 9, 2006 D.C. Tuition Bill in its Way to House Floor
Oct. 20, 2005 30-Something Working Group
July 6, 2005 Hearing of Senate D.C. Appropriations Subcommittee on Marriage Development Accounts (MDAs)
May 3, 2005 Congratulating Charter Schools Across the United States for Their Contributions to Education
March 2, 2005 Norton Introduces Bill on Read Across America Day to Bring Universal Four-Year-Old Kindergarten to D.C. and Nationwide
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Home Rule Act Charter Changes in D.C. Structure Look Possible in Next Congress
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Norton Increases D.C. Nominees to U.S. Service Academies
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