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Date Title Officials Location
July 19, 2016 Letter to The Honorable Andrian Candu, Speaker Of The Parliament - Opposing Discriminatory Legislation in Parliament Rep. Eleanor Norton Washington, DC
July 14, 2016 Letter to the Hon. Barack Obama, President of the United States - Prohibit LGBT Discrimination in Government Contracting Rep. Eleanor Norton Washington, DC
June 20, 2016 Letter to Robert M. Califf, Commisioner of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration - End Discriminatory Blood Ban on Gay and Bisexual Men Rep. Eleanor Norton Washington, DC
June 9, 2016 Letter to the Hon. Barack Obama, President of the United States - Expand LGBT Protections In The Trans-Pacific Partnership Rep. Eleanor Norton Washington, DC
May 16, 2016 Letter to The Honorable Loretta E. Lynch, Attorney General of the United States, and Dr. John B. King, Jr., Secretary of the U.S. Department of Education - Grijalva Leads Lawmakers in Praising the Administration's Leadership Protecting LGBT Individuals Rep. Eleanor Norton Washington, DC
April 28, 2016 Letter to Chairman Goodlatte - Calls for Judiciary Hearing on Equality Act Rep. Eleanor Norton Washington, DC
April 27, 2016 Letter to John H. Thompson, Director of the US Census Bureau - Rep. Grijalva, Sen. Baldwin Lead Bipartisan Effort to Add LGBT Data to Census Survey Rep. Eleanor Norton Washington, DC
March 23, 2016 Letter to the Honorable Jeh Johnson, Secretary of Homeland Security - LGBT Immigrants Rep. Eleanor Norton Washington, DC
March 3, 2016 Letter to Edith Ruiz, Chairwoman of the Federal Trade Commission, Julie Brill, Federal Trade Commissioner, Terrell McSweeny, Federal Trade Commissioner, Maureen Ohlhausen, Federal Trade Commissioner, and Joshua Wright, Federal Trade Commissioner - Conversion Therapy Rep. Eleanor Norton Unknown
Nov. 17, 2015 Norton to Speak at LGBT Equality Caucus Press Conference to Announce Creation of Transgender Equality Task Force, Today Rep. Eleanor Norton Washington, DC
Oct. 26, 2015 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 Rep. Eleanor Norton Washington, DC
Oct. 8, 2015 Letter to Peter Neffenger, Administrator of Transportation Security Administration -- Reform Screening Procedures for Transgender Passengers Rep. Eleanor Norton Washington, DC
Oct. 8, 2015 Letter to Peter Neffenger, Administrator of Transportation Security Administrator - Treatment of Transgendered Individuals by the Transportation Security Administration Rep. Eleanor Norton Washington, DC
July 27, 2015 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - LGBT Foreign Service Officers Rep. Eleanor Norton Washington, DC
July 23, 2015 Letter to Arne Duncan, Department of Education Secretary - Ensuring LGBTQ Equality Rep. Eleanor Norton Washington, DC
July 23, 2015 Norton An Original Cosponsor of the Equality Act for Equal Protection for the LGBT Community Rep. Eleanor Norton Washington, DC
July 19, 2015 Norton, Former EEOC Chair, Says Commission Decision That Title VII Covers LGBTQ Job Discrimination Follows Logic of Court Decisions Rep. Eleanor Norton Washington, DC
July 14, 2015 Norton Urges Expeditious Lifting of the Ban on Transgender Americans Serving in the Military Rep. Eleanor Norton Washington, DC
July 14, 2015 Letter to Secretary Duncan, Department of Education - Protecting LGBTQ Students from Discrimination Rep. Eleanor Norton Washington, DC
July 9, 2015 Letter to Loretta Lynch, Attorney General - Same-Sex Marriage Licenses Rep. Eleanor Norton Washington, DC
June 26, 2015 Paved the Way for Today's Historic Same-Sex Marriage Decision, ENDA Should Be Next Priority Rep. Eleanor Norton Washington, DC
June 23, 2015 Norton to Praise Employers Who Embrace D.C.'s Anti-Discrimination Laws Despite Congressional Attacks at Press Conference, Today Rep. Eleanor Norton Washington, DC
June 23, 2015 Norton to Speak as Her Friend Frank Kameny is Inducted into Department of Labor's Hall of Honor, Today Rep. Eleanor Norton Washington, DC
June 12, 2015 Norton to March with GLOV in Capital Pride Parade, Saturday Rep. Eleanor Norton Washington, DC
June 8, 2015 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - LGBT Discrimination Rep. Eleanor Norton Unknown
May 7, 2015 Statement of Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton at D.C. Appropriations Riders Press Conference with Mayor Bowser and National Organizations Rep. Eleanor Norton Washington, DC
April 21, 2015 44th Anniversary of the Gay and lesbian Activists Alliance of Washington, DC Rep. Eleanor Norton Washington, DC
April 16, 2015 Letter to Governors - Religious Freedom Restoration Act Rep. Eleanor Norton Washington, DC
April 15, 2015 Norton Wonders Why Representatives Black and Hartlzer Would Introduce Disapproval Resolutions Permitting Discrimination Against Women and LGBT Students in Violation of Their Own Local Control Principles Rep. Eleanor Norton Washington, DC
March 31, 2015 Norton Says National Backlash to Indiana Discriminatory Law Gives Momentum for Defeating Cruz Disapproval Resolutions on D.C. Anti-Discrimination Bills Rep. Eleanor Norton Washington, DC
March 23, 2015 Norton Gearing Up for Defense in the House of D.C.'s Anti-Bias Bills Rep. Eleanor Norton Washington, DC
March 16, 2015 Norton Thanks Home-Rule and Human Rights Coalition for Efforts to Defend D.C.'s Pro-Choice, Pro-LGBT Legislation Rep. Eleanor Norton Washington, DC
March 10, 2015 Norton Hits Back After Conservative Groups Call on Congress to Overturn D.C.'s Pro-Choice, Pro-LGBT Legislation Rep. Eleanor Norton Washington, DC
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 Rep. Eleanor Norton Washington, DC
Dec. 15, 2014 Letter to Sylvia Burwell, Director of Health and Human Services - Protect LGBT Unaccompanied Minors Rep. Eleanor Norton Washington, DC
Dec. 15, 2014 Letter to Sylvia Burwell, Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services - Drop Ban on Blood Donations from Gay Men Rep. Eleanor Norton Washington, DC
Dec. 5, 2014 Norton Says Final DOL Rule Brings First Federal Protection Against Bias to LGBT Americans Rep. Eleanor Norton Washington, DC
Nov. 14, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Urging Funding to Protect LGBT Human Rights Globally Rep. Eleanor Norton Washington, DC
Sept. 30, 2014 Letter to Carolyn Colvin, Commisioner of the Social Security Administration - Same Sex Couples and Social Security Benefits Rep. Eleanor Norton Washington, DC
Sept. 29, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Use Executive Action to Protect LGBT Immigrants Rep. Eleanor Norton Washington, DC
Aug. 21, 2014 Norton, Former EEOC Chair, Says New DOL LGBT Directive is a Major Anti-Discrimination Milestone Rep. Eleanor Norton Washington, DC
July 21, 2014 Norton Says Obama's Executive Order Barring Discrimination Against LGBT Federal Contract Workers Follows Executive Precedents Rep. Eleanor Norton Washington, DC
June 20, 2014 Norton Applauds Obama Administration for Historic Progress on LGBT Rights, Post-Windsor, Calls on Congress to Provide Full Equality Rep. Eleanor Norton Washington, DC
June 6, 2014 Norton to March in Annual Capital Pride Parade with Gertrude Stein Democratic Club, Saturday Rep. Eleanor Norton Washington, DC
May 29, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Human Rights Abuses in Honduras Rep. Eleanor Norton Washington, DC
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 Rep. Eleanor Norton Unknown
March 14, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Anti-LGBT Legislation Rep. Eleanor Norton Washington, DC
Nov. 7, 2013 Norton Says Historic Senate Passage of Bill to End Workplace Sexual Orientation Discrimination Will Increase Pressure for Progress Rep. Eleanor Norton Unknown
Nov. 4, 2013 Norton Says Historic Vote to End Workplace Sexual Orientation Discrimination is Overdue Rep. Eleanor Norton Washington, DC
Oct. 24, 2013 Norton Voted 'Local Heroine' in 'Best of Gay D.C.' Reader's Poll, to Accept Honor Today Rep. Eleanor Norton Washington, DC
Aug. 30, 2013 Treasury Tax Justice to Same-Sex Couples, with a Bonus to D.C Rep. Eleanor Norton Washington, DC
Aug. 6, 2013 Norton to Speak at D.C. Bill Signings in Memory of Murdered Transgender D.C. Resident Rep. Eleanor Norton Unknown
Aug. 2, 2013 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services - Reevaluate Discriminatory Blood Donation Policy Rep. Eleanor Norton Washington, DC
June 26, 2013 Norton Says Supreme Court Ruling on DOMA is an Unequivocal Victory with Far Reaching Implications Rep. Eleanor Norton Washington, DC
May 30, 2013 Norton to Officiate Same-Sex Wedding on National Mall Friday Rep. Eleanor Norton Washington, DC
April 30, 2013 Norton Says Jason Collins' Courage is Even More than it Seems Rep. Eleanor Norton Washington, DC
March 1, 2013 212 Members of Congress File Historic Amicus Brief on DOMA Case before U.S. Supreme Court Rep. Eleanor Norton Washington, DC
Nov. 15, 2012 Norton to Kick Off Discussion of Marriage Equality, Other LGBT Issues Thursday Rep. Eleanor Norton Washington, DC
Sept. 7, 2012 Pelosi, Nadler, 143 House Members File New Amicus Brief on Federal Case Against DOMA Rep. Eleanor Norton Unknown
July 10, 2012 Pelosi, Nadler, 130 House Members File Amicus Brief on Federal Case Against DOMA Rep. Eleanor Norton Washington, DC
June 8, 2012 Letter to the Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services Rep. Eleanor Norton Washington, DC
April 24, 2012 Honoring the Gay and Lesbian Activists Alliance of Washington, DC (GLAA) Rep. Eleanor Norton Washington, DC
Nov. 2, 2011 Pelosi, 132 House Members File Amicus Brief in Landmark Court Challenge to DOMA Rep. Eleanor Norton Washington, DC
Sept. 27, 2011 Letter to Janet Napolitano, Secretary, Homeland Security and Eric H. Holder, Jr., Attorney General Rep. Eleanor Norton Washington, DC
March 3, 2011 Commemorating the One-Year Anniversary pf the Passage of the Religious Freedom and Civil Rights Equality Amendment Act Rep. Eleanor Norton Washington, DC
Dec. 15, 2010 Norton Applauds House Passage of "Don't Ask, Don't Tell' Repeal and Urges Senate to Do the Same Rep. Eleanor Norton Washington, DC
March 31, 2010 Norton Says D.C. Wins 6-0 In Congressional Attempts To Overturn Marriage Equality Bill Rep. Eleanor Norton Washington, DC
March 12, 2010 Norton Fights Another Attempt To Overrule D.C. Marriage Equality Law Rep. Eleanor Norton Washington, DC
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 Rep. Eleanor Norton Unknown
Feb. 3, 2010 Norton Working Simultaneously In House And Senate As New Senate Bill Attempts To Overturn D.C. Same-sex Marriage Act Rep. Eleanor Norton Unknown
Jan. 27, 2010 Norton Gets New Assurances D.C. Same Sex Law Is Safe Despite Latest Republican Bill Rep. Eleanor Norton Unknown
Jan. 6, 2010 Norton Announces Same-Sex Marriage Reception On Capitol Hill To Send "Hands-off" Message Following Signing Today Rep. Eleanor Norton Washington, DC
Dec. 15, 2009 Norton Expresses Confidence That Congress Will Not Trample On D.C.'s Marriage Equality Law Rep. Eleanor Norton Washington D.C.
Oct. 1, 2009 Norton Issues Statement On Introduction Of Same-Sex Marriage Bill Expected Rep. Eleanor Norton Washington D.C.
June 22, 2009 Letter to Barack Obama, President Of The United States - Suspend "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" Rep. Eleanor Norton Washington, DC
May 5, 2009 Norton Geared Up To Protect Gay Marriage Recognition Proposed By D.C. Council Rep. Eleanor Norton Washington, DC
April 8, 2009 Norton to Protect DC Same-Sex Marriage Bill Rep. Eleanor Norton Washington, DC
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Getting Equal Treatment and Insisting on Basic Fairness Rep. Eleanor Norton Unknown
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Norton Fends-Off Repeated Attempts Against D.C.'s Marriage Equality Law Rep. Eleanor Norton Unknown
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