Representative Eleanor Holmes Norton's Public Statements

Office: U.S. House (DC) - Delegate, Democratic
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Supreme Court Gun Decision Undermines Rationale for District Gun Bill Norton to Speak at HHS Farmers' Market Grand Opening Norton Hearing Examining Cost-Effective Ways to House & Protect Federal Employees in Leased Office Space Norton Statues Bill Goes to House Floor Norton Releases First Details of Tester-McCain/Childers Gun Bill in Preparation for Meeting with Grassroots Coalition Wednesday Blog: Abortion Ban Bill Vote a Historic Victory Norton Releases Letter to Democratic Leadership at Meeting with Families of Victims and Gun Control Coalition 11/20/15 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture - Industrial Hemp 11/18/15 Letter to Chairman Rogers and Ranking Member Lowey - Boost in NIH funding 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 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 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 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 10/14/15 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. 10/07/15 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 Norton Says a Planned Parenthood Select Committee Would Fit Republican Pattern of Wasteful Taxpayer-Funded Political Weapons 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 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 Introduction of the District of Columbia Government Shutdown Avoidance Act of 2015 9/28/15 A Tribute to Amelia Boynton Robinson, Congressman Louis Stokes, and Julian Bond 9/25/15 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Land and Water Conservation Fund 9/25/15 Norton Statement on Speaker Boehner's Resignation 9/25/15 Introduction of the Rock Creek National Park Act 9/24/15 Introduction of the Universal PreKindergarten and Early Childhood Education Act of 2015 9/24/15 Norton Presses Her Lifetime Identity Theft Coverage Bill as New OPM Data Hack Announcement Shows Increased Risks to Affected Federal Employees 9/24/15 Norton Statement on FTA Approval of WMATA's Safety Corrective Action Plan 9/22/15 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House- Keep House in Session Until Shutdown Averted 9/21/15 Norton Speaks with Secret Service Director Clancy Regarding Ejection from Lafayette Park of Kids and Parents Holding Candlelight Vigil for Cancer; Meeting Scheduled 9/18/15 Defund Planned Parenthood Act of 2015 9/18/15 Norton and Colleagues to Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Combat Synthetic Drugs at Press Conference, Friday Morning 9/18/15 Norton Says That Today's Court Decision Upholding D.C.'s Main Gun Safety Laws Should Signal to Republicans That D.C.'s Gun Safety Laws Are Valid 9/16/15 The Introduction of the Congress Leads by Example Act of 2015 9/15/15 Letter to Paul Ryan, Chairman on Ways and Means Committee and Sander Levin, Ranking Member on Committee on Ways and Means - Restore Transit Tax Benefit 9/11/15 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Resettle More Syrian Refugees 9/11/15 Norton Remembers Bernard, Asia, Rodney, and the Others the District and the Nation Lost on 9/11