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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
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
Nov. 13, 2013 Introduction of the Veterans Legal Support Act of 2013
Nov. 13, 2013 Norton To Speak At Coastguard Headquarters Building Naming, Today
Nov. 13, 2013 Norton Introduces Bill to Bolster Pro Bono Services for Veterans
Nov. 13, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Outdated Fast Track For Trans-Pacific Partnership
Nov. 12, 2013 HIV Organ Policy Equity Act
Nov. 12, 2013 Norton To Speak On House Floor On HIV Organ Donor Bill, Today
Nov. 8, 2013 Norton to Honor D.C. Tuskegee Airmen at Veterans Day Commemoration, At African American Civil War Memorial
Nov. 7, 2013 OPM Implements Norton's Bill to Give D.C. Residents Who are Federal Employees Equal Treatment Under the Hatch Act
Nov. 7, 2013 Norton to Test Drive All-Electric Car as Ranking Member of the Highways and Transit Subcommittee
Nov. 7, 2013 Norton Says Historic Senate Passage of Bill to End Workplace Sexual Orientation Discrimination Will Increase Pressure for Progress
Nov. 7, 2013 Norton to Introduce Back Pay Bill for Furloughed Federally Contracted Low-Wage Workers
Nov. 6, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House and Nancy Pelosi, Minority Leader of the House - Federal Defender Services Funding
Nov. 6, 2013 Letter to General Manager Hawkins
Nov. 5, 2013 After Norton Letter, State Department Provides French Translation for Diversity Visa Program Instruction
Nov. 5, 2013 Letter to Chair Shaheen, Schumer, Alexander, and Miller
Nov. 4, 2013 Norton Says Historic Vote to End Workplace Sexual Orientation Discrimination is Overdue
Nov. 2, 2013 Norton Statement on Tragic Shooting of the First TSA Agent Ever Killed in the Line of Duty, Gerardo I. Hernandez, and the Meaning for Federal Employees Nationwide
Nov. 1, 2013 President Obama Signs Five-Year Reauthorization of U.S. Parole Commission
Oct. 31, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Government Shutdown
Oct. 31, 2013 Norton Applauds Five-Year Reauthorization of U.S. Parole COmmission, Chaired by Former D.C. Police Chief Isaac Fulwood
Oct. 30, 2013 Norton's Language to Keep Terrorist and Disaster Protection Coordination Office in D.C. Area Included in FEMA Bill
Oct. 29, 2013 NBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript:
Oct. 28, 2013 Letter to the Honorable John Kerry, Secretary of State
Oct. 28, 2013 Norton Cites Success of DC Health Link, Where Members of COngress and Staff Will Buy Insurance and Notes Reasons for Federal Website Problems
Oct. 25, 2013 Norton to Speak and March at AIDS Walk, Saturday
Oct. 24, 2013 Norton Voted 'Local Heroine' in 'Best of Gay D.C.' Reader's Poll, to Accept Honor Today
Oct. 23, 2013 Norton Hails Appointment of D.C. Resident Lorraine Miller as Interim NAACP President
Oct. 23, 2013 Norton Introduces 12th-Anniversary Resolution Honoring the Two Postal Workers and the Three Other Americans Killed in Anthrax Attacks, and All USPS Employees
Oct. 16, 2013 Norton Describes Breakthrough that Gives D.C. Unprecedented Full-Year Spending Authority While Federal Government Remains in a Temporary CR
Oct. 15, 2013 Norton Continues Multiple Efforts to Keep D.C. Open, Will Offer Amendment and Testify at Rules Committee Today
Oct. 11, 2013 Norton Asks Reid and Boehner for D.C. Authority to Spend its Local Funds Through FY 2014 in Possible Continuing Resolution
Oct. 10, 2013 Norton Resolution Calls on Supreme Court to Adopt Ethics Guidelines in the Code of Conduct for United States Judges
Oct. 10, 2013 That Would Be Leadership
Oct. 10, 2013 Letter to Acting Director Edward DeMarco, Federal Housing Finance Agency - Do Not Lower Conforming Loan Limits
Oct. 9, 2013 Norton Statement at Press Conference Calling on the Senate and the Administration to Free D.C.'s Local Budget
Oct. 8, 2013 Introduction of a Bill to Clarify Certain Due Process Right of Federal Employees Serving in Sensitive Positions
Oct. 7, 2013 Norton Calls on Goodell to Take Leadership Role in Helping Address the Disparaging Washington Football Team Name
Oct. 5, 2013 Letter to Speaker of the House John Boehner - Demand a Vote on Bill to Reopen Government
Oct. 5, 2013 Norton, Original Cosponsor of Furloughed Federal Employee Back Pay Bill, Calls on Administration to Treat D.C.'s Local Budget the Same
Oct. 3, 2013 Letter to Speaker John Boehner and Leader Nancy Pelosi - Comprehensive Immigration Reform with Strong Labor Protections
Oct. 2, 2013 Progressive Change Campaign Committee: Social Security Protectors
Oct. 2, 2013 District of Columbia Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014
Oct. 1, 2013 Norton's Statement at Press Conference to Highlight Impact of Government Shutdown on Federal Employees
Oct. 1, 2013 Hoyer Co-Sponsors Bipartisan Bill to Protect Federal Employees' Pay
Oct. 1, 2013 Bipartisan Bill Protects Federal Workers' Pay from Shutdown
Sept. 30, 2013 Authorizing Funds for Emergency Relief Projects
Sept. 30, 2013 Norton Sees Little Risk from the Steps Mayor Gray has Taken to Protect the District from Shutdown Effects, but Keeps Pressing for Necessary Congressional Action
Sept. 30, 2013 Obamacare
Sept. 30, 2013 Norton Announces Her Entire Staff Will Continue Working During Government Shutdown
Sept. 26, 2013 Budget Autonomy for District of Columbia Amidst Threat of Government Shutdown
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