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Eleanor Norton's Public Statements on Issue: Immigration

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
July 29, 2014 Letter to Brigida Benitez, President of the District of Columbia Bar - Pro Bono Services for Unaccompanied Minors Crossing Border, Coming to D.C.
July 29, 2014 Norton at Roundtable Featuring Central American Children
July 9, 2014 Refugee Status, Pro Bono Lawyers, & Regional Coordination Among Recommendations from Norton Meeting with Latino Leaders
July 8, 2014 Amidst Surge in Unaccompanied Children Crossing U.S. Border, Norton to Meet Today with Latino Leaders
June 17, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Africa Immigration Issue
June 12, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Enact More Humane Immigration Deportation and Detention Policy
May 28, 2014 Letter to Jeh Johnson, Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security - Profiling at Courthouses
March 31, 2014 Letter to John Carter, Chairman, and David Price, Ranking Member, of the Subcommittee on Homeland Security of the House Appropriations Committee - Eliminate Immigrant Detention Bed Quota
Jan. 27, 2014 Norton Calls on Obama to Suspend Deportations
Jan. 24, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Stop Deportations Now
Dec. 16, 2013 Letter to Rand Beers, Acting Secretary of Homeland Security - Request for Meeting to Discuss Humanitarian Concerns
Oct. 3, 2013 Letter to Speaker John Boehner and Leader Nancy Pelosi - Comprehensive Immigration Reform with Strong Labor Protections
July 29, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Support for the Release of DREAM Activists
May 1, 2013 Norton Says Mayor's Proposal to License Undocumented Immigrants is Important for Public Safety in the City
March 15, 2013 Payne Hosts Liberian National Immigration Conference
Nov. 23, 2011 Letter to President Obama
Nov. 22, 2011 Members of Congress Sign Amicus Brief in Support of DOJ Lawsuit Against HB 5639
Sept. 27, 2011 Letter to Janet Napolitano, Secretary, Homeland Security and Eric H. Holder, Jr., Attorney General
Aug. 22, 2011 Norton Applauds New Risk-Based Immigration Policy
Dec. 9, 2010 Norton Hails Passage of DREAM Act
April 26, 2010 Norton Calls For Immediate Injunctive Relief From Arizona Law And Immigration Reform
March 21, 2010 Norton Offers Support For Hispanics And Other Immigrants Rallying Today
Feb. 9, 2010 Letter To President Obama, Majority Leader Reid, Speaker Pelosi, Chairman Schumer, And Chairwoman Lofgren - End Discrimination for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, And Transgender Binational Families
Dec. 23, 2007 PBS "To The Contrary" - Transcript
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