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Eleanor Norton's Public Statements on Issue: Health and Health Care

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
April 2, 2014 Letter to Rodney Frelinghuysen, Chairman, and Peter Visclosky, Ranking Member, of the House Subcommittee on Defense of the Appropriations Committee - Prostate Cancer
March 27, 2014 Letter to President Barack Obama - Pediatric Acquired Brain Injury Plan
March 19, 2014 Letter to Francis Collins, Director of the National Institutes of Health - Boost Efforts on Life-limiting Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Jan. 10, 2014 Letter to Samantha Power, Ambassador to the United Nations - Address Haiti Cholera Epidemic
Nov. 22, 2013 Letter to House Speak Boehner and House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi - Reps. Flores, Maffei Lead Bipartisan Effort to Pass Long-Term Fix to Medicare Sustainable Growth Rate
Nov. 20, 2013 Letter to Co-Chairs Patty Murray and Paul Ryan, Fiscal Year 2014 Budget Conference Committee - Protect Social Security and Medicare
Nov. 12, 2013 HIV Organ Policy Equity Act
Nov. 12, 2013 Norton To Speak On House Floor On HIV Organ Donor Bill, Today
Oct. 25, 2013 Norton to Speak and March at AIDS Walk, Saturday
Sept. 25, 2013 Commercial Motor Vehicle Operator Requirements Relating to Sleep Disorders
Aug. 2, 2013 Letter to Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, Department of Health and Human Services - Reevaluate Discriminatory Blood Donation Policy
Aug. 1, 2013 Norton to Hold a Conversation on Hot-Button Issues with Seniors, Today
July 26, 2013 Senate Appropriations Committee Bill Restores Funding for Norton's Top Priorities, with No Riders
July 25, 2013 Senate Restores Funding for Norton's Top Priorities in D.C. Appropriations Bill
July 9, 2013 Norton Sees Way to Restore Funding for DCTAG and Other Key D.C. Programs
June 20, 2013 Rep. Bera and Coalition of Women's Health Champions Introduce Bill Calling for National Women's Wellness Public Awareness Campaign
June 13, 2013 Letter to Regional Director Steve Whitesell - Smoking Ban
March 5, 2013 Letter to John Berry Director, U.S. Office of Personnel Management - FEHBP to Cover ABA
July 31, 2012 District of Columbia Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act
June 28, 2012 Norton Finds Neither Roberts Decision or Use of Congress's Taxing Power Surprising
June 15, 2012 Norton Celebrates Passage of Senate Appropriations Bill that Prevents D.C. Shutdowns, Puts D.C.'s Frederick Douglass Statue in Capitol and Funds Priorities
June 8, 2012 Letter to the Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services
April 24, 2012 The Introduction of the Lifelong Improvements in Food and Exercise Act (LIFE)
March 22, 2012 Norton Letter to Emerson and Serrano Requests Maintaining D.C. Local Needle Exchange and HIV/AIDS Funding
March 22, 2012 Norton Letter to Emerson and Serrano Requests Maintaining D.C. Local Needle Exchange and HIV/AIDS Funding
Feb. 29, 2012 Pelosi, House Democrats' Joint Statement on Vicious and Inappropriate Attacks Against Sandra Fluke
Dec. 14, 2011 Letter to Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Nov. 8, 2011 Kucinich, Burton and Young Lead Bipartisan Appeal to Protect Men from Prostate Cancer
Nov. 1, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner
Oct. 13, 2011 Letter to Members of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction
July 6, 2011 Norton to Offer Amendment to Defense Appropriations Bill to Study Health Effects of Formerly Used Defense Site in Spring Valley
June 15, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Joseph Deiss, President, United Nations General Assembly
April 1, 2011 Congresswoman Yvette D. Clarke Reintroduces H.R. 1319, the Global Sexual & Reproductive Health Act
March 31, 2011 Norton Introduces Bill to Reduce D.C. Medicaid Costs
March 10, 2011 Tribute to Public Employees
Dec. 29, 2010 Norton Calls EPA Administrator for a Meeting on Cancer-Causing Chemical in D.C.'s Water
Nov. 30, 2010 Norton to Be Tested After Opening Remarks At World AIDS Day International Conference on Stigma
July 29, 2010 Letter to the Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United States
March 28, 2010 District Chronicles - Norton Explains How New Law Affects DC Residents
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
March 16, 2010 Health Care Reform
March 15, 2010 Norton Hopeful That Health Care Resolution Will Clear The Way For Consideration Of D.C. Voting Rights
Jan. 13, 2010 Introduction Of The Lifelong Improvements In Food And Exercise Act
Jan. 6, 2010 Norton Announces Same-Sex Marriage Reception On Capitol Hill To Send "Hands-off" Message Following Signing Today
Nov. 19, 2009 Norton Introduces Another "Free And Equal D.C." Series Bill To Increase Medicaid Reimbursement To D.C.
Nov. 7, 2009 Norton Tells Why Affordable Health For America Passed Tonight Is Good For The Nation And For D.C.
Nov. 7, 2009 Affordable Health Care For America Act
Sept. 16, 2009 Norton At Town Hall Meeting Offers Stats Showing D.C. Residents Want The House Health Care Bill
June 26, 2009 Norton Calls Lift of Appropriations Bans a Step in the Right Direction
April 3, 2009 Panel III ff a Hearing of the Economic Development, Public Buildings and Emergency Management Subcommittee of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee - Disaster Capacity in the National Capital Region: Experiences, Capabilities and Weaknesse
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