Representative Eleanor Holmes Norton's Public Statements

Office: U.S. House (DC) - Delegate, Democratic
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2/04/16 Letter to the Hon. John Kerry, Secretary of State and Jeh Johnson, Secretary of Homeland Security - Strengthen Visa Waiver Program to Protect Dual Nationals, American Visitors to Iran 1/12/16 Cummings, Scott, Meng, and Norton Applaud House Passage of Bill to Protect Interns Against Sexual Harassment and Discrimination 1/08/16 Beyer-Honda, House Democrats Welcome 100th Co-Sponsor to Condemn Anti-Muslim Bigotry 1/07/16 Letter to the Hon. Anthony Foxx, Secretary, U.S. Department of Transportation - Let States Experiment With Alternative Funding Mechanisms For Highway Trust Fund 1/01/16 Issue Position: Transportation and Infrastructure 1/01/16 Issue Position: D.C. Statehood 1/01/16 Issue Position: Budget and Legislative Autonomy 1/01/16 Issue Position: Oversight and Government Reform 12/22/15 Letter to the Hon. Mary Jo White, Chair, Securities and Exchange Commission - SEC Action on Corporate Political Spending Disclosure 12/17/15 House Democrats Introduce Legislation Condemning Anti-Muslim Bigotry 12/11/15 Letter to the Hon. Mitch McConnell, Majority Leader, U.S. Senate, and the Hon. Harry Reid, Minority Leader, U.S. Senate - Consider Improvements To Visa Waiver Bill Provisions 12/11/15 Letter to the Hon. John Koskinen, Commissioner, Internal Revenue Service and the Hon. Mark Mazur, Assistant Secretary, Department of the Treasury - Don't Tax Homeowners for Saving Water 12/08/15 Hoyer and the National Capital Region House Delegation Meet with New Metro General Manager 12/04/15 Letter to the Hon. Paul Ryan, Speaker of the House - Reject Attempts to Block Refugee Program in Omnibus Bill 11/20/15 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture - Industrial Hemp 11/19/15 Letter to Congressional Leadership - Bring a Clean Spending Bill to the Floor 11/18/15 Letter to Chairman Rogers and Ranking Member Lowey - Boost in NIH funding 11/18/15 Letter to the Hon. Barack Obama, Presidnet of the United States - Award Simeon Booker the Presidential Medal of Freedom 11/17/15 Letter to the Hon. Tom Wheeler, Chairman, Federal Communication Commission - Limit Unwanted Debt Collection Robocalls 11/17/15 Letter to The Honorable Tom Wheeler, Chairman, Federal Communications Commission - Limit Unwanted Debt Collection Robocalls 11/03/15 Letter to President Mahmoud Abbas, Palestinian Authority - Violence in the West Bank and Israel 10/28/15 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House and Nancy Pelosi, Minority Leader - End Gun Violence Research Ban 10/26/15 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Independent Investigation into Doctors Without Borders Hospital Bombing 10/26/15 Letter to Carolyn W. Colvin, Acting Commissioner of the Social Security Administration and Loretta Lynch, Attoney General - Lawmakers Call on Social Security Administration to Treat Same-Sex Marriages Equally 10/26/15 Letter to the Hon. Barack Obama, President of the United States - Independent Investigation into Doctors Without Borders Hospital Bombing 10/23/15 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Raising the Debt Ceiling 10/21/15 Letter to the Hon. Loretta Lynch, U.S. Attorney General - Address Gun Violence in Communities of Color 10/21/15 Letter to Tom Wheeler, FCC Chairman - Inmate Calling Services 10/20/15 Letter to Sylvia Burwell, Secretary of Department of Health and Human Services - LIHEAP Heating Assistance 10/20/15 Committee Leaders Introduce Surface Transportation Reauthorization & Reform Act 10/20/15 Comstock Joins Norton and Edwards to Introduce Protect Riders of Metrorail Public Transportation Act of 2015 10/14/15 Letter ot the Hon. Hal Rogers, Chairman, Committee on Appropriations and the Hon. Nita Lowey, Ranking Memeber, Committee on Appropriations - End to Government Sponsered Animal Abuse 10/09/15 Letter to Loretta Lynch, Attorney General and Vanita Gupta, Principal Deputy Assistant Attorney - Rights of Worshippers 10/09/15 Letter to the Hon. John Kerry, U.S. Secretary of State - Call for Continued U.S. Support Ahead of Haiti Elections 10/09/15 Norton Applauds Passage in Committee of Bill to Strengthen Local Justice System in D.C. 10/08/15 Letter to Peter Neffenger, Administrator of Transportation Security Administration -- Reform Screening Procedures for Transgender Passengers 10/07/15 Norton Says D.C. Bill to Provide In-State Tuition to Undocumented Immigrants Would Fill an Education Gap, Will Defend in Congress 10/07/15 Norton Introduces Resolution to Designate June as "National Gun Violence Awareness Month" to Encourage Action on Gun Safety 10/06/15 Norton Says District Officials Are Leading the Way with 16-Week Paid Leave Bill 10/06/15 Norton Joins D.C. College Students to Call on Congress to Pass Sensible National Gun Safety Laws 10/05/15 As Supreme Court Begins its Term Today, Norton Introduces Resolution Urging the Court to Adopt Same Ethics Guidelines as Other Federal Judges 10/01/15 Democrats Object to House GOP's Planned Parenthood Investigation 10/01/15 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Commonsense Gun Legislation 10/01/15 Norton Says Successful Federal-State Partnership for Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Should Be Applied to Chesapeake Bay Restoration 10/01/15 Norton Says a Planned Parenthood Select Committee Would Fit Republican Pattern of Wasteful Taxpayer-Funded Political Weapons 9/30/15 Directing the Cleark to Make Corrections in the Enrollement 9/30/15 Norton Says NTSB's Urgent Safety Oversight Recommendation for WMATA Demonstrates Need for Stronger Federal Oversight 9/29/15 Beyer-Wittman Legislation Protects Federal Employees from Shutdown 9/28/15 A Tribute to Amelia Boynton Robinson, Congressman Louis Stokes, and Julian Bond 9/28/15 Introduction of the District of Columbia Government Shutdown Avoidance Act of 2015