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Eleanor Norton's Public Statements on Issue: Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity

Office: U.S. House (DC) - Delegate, Democratic
Date Title
March 10, 2015 Norton Hits Back After Conservative Groups Call on Congress to Overturn D.C.'s Pro-Choice, Pro-LGBT Legislation
March 6, 2015 Brief of 167 Members of the U.S. House of Representatives and 44 U.S. Senators as Amici Curiae in Support of Petitioners
Dec. 15, 2014 Letter to Sylvia Burwell, Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services - Drop Ban on Blood Donations from Gay Men
Dec. 15, 2014 Letter to Sylvia Burwell, Director of Health and Human Services - Protect LGBT Unaccompanied Minors
Dec. 5, 2014 Norton Says Final DOL Rule Brings First Federal Protection Against Bias to LGBT Americans
Nov. 14, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Urging Funding to Protect LGBT Human Rights Globally
Sept. 30, 2014 Letter to Carolyn Colvin, Commisioner of the Social Security Administration - Same Sex Couples and Social Security Benefits
Sept. 29, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Use Executive Action to Protect LGBT Immigrants
Aug. 21, 2014 Norton, Former EEOC Chair, Says New DOL LGBT Directive is a Major Anti-Discrimination Milestone
July 21, 2014 Norton Says Obama's Executive Order Barring Discrimination Against LGBT Federal Contract Workers Follows Executive Precedents
June 20, 2014 Norton Applauds Obama Administration for Historic Progress on LGBT Rights, Post-Windsor, Calls on Congress to Provide Full Equality
June 6, 2014 Norton to March in Annual Capital Pride Parade with Gertrude Stein Democratic Club, Saturday
May 29, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Human Rights Abuses in Honduras
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
March 14, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Anti-LGBT Legislation
Nov. 7, 2013 Norton Says Historic Senate Passage of Bill to End Workplace Sexual Orientation Discrimination Will Increase Pressure for Progress
Nov. 4, 2013 Norton Says Historic Vote to End Workplace Sexual Orientation Discrimination is Overdue
Oct. 24, 2013 Norton Voted 'Local Heroine' in 'Best of Gay D.C.' Reader's Poll, to Accept Honor Today
Aug. 30, 2013 Treasury Tax Justice to Same-Sex Couples, with a Bonus to D.C
Aug. 6, 2013 Norton to Speak at D.C. Bill Signings in Memory of Murdered Transgender D.C. Resident
Aug. 2, 2013 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services - Reevaluate Discriminatory Blood Donation Policy
June 26, 2013 Norton Says Supreme Court Ruling on DOMA is an Unequivocal Victory with Far Reaching Implications
May 30, 2013 Norton to Officiate Same-Sex Wedding on National Mall Friday
April 30, 2013 Norton Says Jason Collins' Courage is Even More than it Seems
March 1, 2013 212 Members of Congress File Historic Amicus Brief on DOMA Case before U.S. Supreme Court
Nov. 15, 2012 Norton to Kick Off Discussion of Marriage Equality, Other LGBT Issues Thursday
Sept. 7, 2012 Pelosi, Nadler, 143 House Members File New Amicus Brief on Federal Case Against DOMA
July 10, 2012 Pelosi, Nadler, 130 House Members File Amicus Brief on Federal Case Against DOMA
June 8, 2012 Letter to the Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services
April 24, 2012 Honoring the Gay and Lesbian Activists Alliance of Washington, DC (GLAA)
Nov. 2, 2011 Pelosi, 132 House Members File Amicus Brief in Landmark Court Challenge to DOMA
Sept. 27, 2011 Letter to Janet Napolitano, Secretary, Homeland Security and Eric H. Holder, Jr., Attorney General
March 3, 2011 Commemorating the One-Year Anniversary pf the Passage of the Religious Freedom and Civil Rights Equality Amendment Act
Dec. 15, 2010 Norton Applauds House Passage of "Don't Ask, Don't Tell' Repeal and Urges Senate to Do the Same
March 31, 2010 Norton Says D.C. Wins 6-0 In Congressional Attempts To Overturn Marriage Equality Bill
March 12, 2010 Norton Fights Another Attempt To Overrule D.C. Marriage Equality Law
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
Feb. 3, 2010 Norton Working Simultaneously In House And Senate As New Senate Bill Attempts To Overturn D.C. Same-sex Marriage Act
Jan. 27, 2010 Norton Gets New Assurances D.C. Same Sex Law Is Safe Despite Latest Republican Bill
Jan. 6, 2010 Norton Announces Same-Sex Marriage Reception On Capitol Hill To Send "Hands-off" Message Following Signing Today
Dec. 15, 2009 Norton Expresses Confidence That Congress Will Not Trample On D.C.'s Marriage Equality Law
Oct. 1, 2009 Norton Issues Statement On Introduction Of Same-Sex Marriage Bill Expected
June 22, 2009 Letter To Barack Obama, President Of The United States - Suspend "Don't Ask, Don't Tell"
May 5, 2009 Norton Geared Up To Protect Gay Marriage Recognition Proposed By D.C. Council
April 8, 2009 Norton to Protect DC Same-Sex Marriage Bill
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Getting Equal Treatment and Insisting on Basic Fairness
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Norton Fends-Off Repeated Attempts Against D.C.'s Marriage Equality Law
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