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Eleanor Norton's Public Statements

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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Sara Jane Panfil
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Date Title
April 4, 2005 Norton Announces Breakthrough for Old Post Office Renovation Following an Unpreedented Killing
April 4, 2005 Norton Hails Second International Human Rights Decision for D. C. Voting Rights
April 2, 2005 Statement of Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton on the Death of Pope John Paul II
March 28, 2005 Social Security Town Meeting to Focus on Privatization Effects on All Ages
March 24, 2005 Norton and Students Meet with Georgetown President on Settlement of Hunger Strike Workers Issue
March 20, 2005 For the Relief of the Parents of Theresa Marie Schiavo
March 16, 2005 Norton Introduces Bill for Transfer of Weapon Funds to Domestic Needs
March 15, 2005 Norton Wants Immediate Hearing on Anthrax Findings Today in Postal Facilities
March 9, 2005 Amtrak
March 9, 2005 Transportation Equity Act: A Legacy for Users
March 8, 2005 Norton Predicts House and Senate Passage of D. C. Supplemental for Baseball and WASA Funds After Appropriaton Passage Today
March 7, 2005 Norton and Republican Members Write Colleagues in Support of D. C. Voting Rights
March 3, 2005 Norton Seeks Urgent Funding Increase for Ancient D. C. Sewer System in the Midst of Massive Waterfront Development
March 2, 2005 Norton Introduces Bill on Read Across America Day to Bring Universal Four-Year-Old Kindergarten to D.C. and Nationwide
March 2, 2005 Job Training Improvement Act of 2005
March 1, 2005 Norton, Leahy and District Court Judges Ask Congress to Name New Annex for First African American Chief Judge Here
Feb. 24, 2005 Norton All-Ages Town Hall to Take on Controversial Bush Social Security Privatization Proposal
Feb. 17, 2005 Black History Month
Feb. 12, 2005 Norton to Introduce Bill to Protect Low Income Residents from High Interest Early Loans and Costly Tax Preparers
Feb. 11, 2005 Norton to Expose Early Refund Exploitation with Victim at Annual Tax Fair
Feb. 10, 2005 Norton Praises Appropriation Reorganization
Feb. 9, 2005 Real ID Act of 2005
Feb. 8, 2005 Norton on Mission to Keep Bush from forcing Amtrak into Bankruptcy
Feb. 2, 2005 Relating to Free Election in Iraq Held on January 30, 2005
Feb. 1, 2005 Damaging Social Security
Jan. 27, 2005 Norton, Lieberman & Iraqi American at Press Conference on Introduction of Voting Rights Bill and a National Campaign for Passage
Jan. 18, 2005 Norton Helps Tourist Industry Get Some of Those Inauguaral Dollars
Jan. 11, 2005 Norton Will get Briefing After Objecting to Proposed Security Measures for Jefferson Memorial
Jan. 10, 2005 Norton Asks Half Day for Federal Employees January 19
Jan. 7, 2005 Norton Warns Ridge that South Carolina Hazardous Rail Disaster Would be More Serious Here
Jan. 6, 2005 Counting Electoral Votes--Joint Session of the House and Senate Held Pursuant to the Provisions of Senate Concurrent Resolution 1
Jan. 4, 2005 Expressing Sorrow of the House at the Death of the Honorable Robert T. Matsui, Member of Congress from the State of California
Jan. 3, 2005 Statement of Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton of the Passing of Shirley Chisholm
March 31, 2004 Norton Opposes Admission Fees for Federally Supported Landmarks but Seeks a Hearing and a Plan for Renovation of the Smithsonian
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Fighting for Federal Employees and Low-Wage Federal Contract Workers
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Norton Ready for Two Posts of Major Importance to the District of Columbia
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Bringing Federal Parks and Outdoor Areas in D.C. to Their Full Potential
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Norton in the Neighborhoods
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Progress in Making D.C. Equal and Self-Governing
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Significant Public Safety Measures Achieved
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Getting Equal Treatment and Insisting on Basic Fairness
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Lights Coming to Sherman Circle
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: MAKING OUR PARKS AND THE MALL SAFE
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Lead in D.C.'s Water Investigated and Cleared Up
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Norton Gets Long-Term Commitment on Spring Valley As Munitions Are Identified
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Long-Awaited 10-Year Plan for Norton's Anacostia River Clean-Up Bill Rolled Out
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Norton Gets Federal Funds to Save Homes and Businesses from Floods
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Norton Bill Transfers Environment-Rich Islands to D.C.
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Norton Bill Transfers Environment-Rich Islands to D.C.
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Norton Bill to Reduce Time to Fill D.C. Vacancies Passed in House
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