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Norton To Appear On ABC’s ‘This Week With George Stephanopoulos’ To Discuss Sexual Harassment On Capitol Hill, Sunday
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Legislation

Norton To Appear On ABC’s ‘This Week With George Stephanopoulos’ To Discuss Sexual Harassment On Capitol Hill, Sunday

CBC News & Events- November 18, 2017

103 Read more... Norton to Appear on ABC’s ‘This Week with George Stephanopoulos’ to Discuss Sexual Harassment on Capitol Hill, Sunday Nov 18, 2017 Press ... Read More

Norton To Speak At 31st Annual Adoption Day Celebration, Saturday
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Legislation

Norton To Speak At 31st Annual Adoption Day Celebration, Saturday

CBC News & Events- November 17, 2017

103 Read more... Norton to Speak at 31st Annual Adoption Day Celebration, Saturday Nov 17, 2017 Press Release WASHINGTON, D.C.—Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) will ... Read More

Norton Discusses Issues Facing D.C. Immigrants With Her Congressional Latino Council
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Legislation

Norton Discusses Issues Facing D.C. Immigrants With Her Congressional Latino Council

CBC News & Events- November 17, 2017

103 Read more... Norton Discusses Issues Facing D.C. Immigrants with Her Congressional Latino Council Nov 17, 2017 Press Release WASHINGTON, D.C.—Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) ... Read More

Norton Appointed By Pelosi To Serve On Frederick Douglass Bicentennial Commission Established By Norton’s Bill
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Legislation

Norton Appointed By Pelosi To Serve On Frederick Douglass Bicentennial Commission Established By Norton’s Bill

CBC News & Events- November 16, 2017

103 Read more... Norton Appointed by Pelosi to Serve on Frederick Douglass Bicentennial Commission Established by Norton’s Bill Nov 16, 2017 Press Release Pelosi Also ... Read More

Norton Presses DHS Inspector General On Federal Government’s Shamefully Slow Response To Hurricane Maria In Puerto Rico And The U.S. Virgin Islands
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Legislation

Norton Presses DHS Inspector General On Federal Government’s Shamefully Slow Response To Hurricane Maria In Puerto Rico And The U.S. Virgin Islands

CBC News & Events- November 15, 2017

103 Read more... Norton Presses DHS Inspector General on Federal Government’s Shamefully Slow Response to Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands ... Read More

Norton Continues To Build Record Support For Her D.C. Statehood Bill, Now With 140 Cosponsors
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Legislation

Norton Continues To Build Record Support For Her D.C. Statehood Bill, Now With 140 Cosponsors

CBC News & Events- November 14, 2017

103 Read more... Norton Continues to Build Record Support for Her D.C. Statehood Bill, Now with 140 Cosponsors Nov 14, 2017 Press Release WASHINGTON, D.C.—Congresswoman ... Read More

Norton Wants NPS To Reconsider Proposal To Close Washington Monument Athletic Fields, Spike In Fees For Other Fields On The Mall
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Legislation

Norton Wants NPS To Reconsider Proposal To Close Washington Monument Athletic Fields, Spike In Fees For Other Fields On The Mall

CBC News & Events- November 14, 2017

103 Read more... Norton Wants NPS to Reconsider Proposal to Close Washington Monument Athletic Fields, Spike in Fees for Other Fields on the Mall WASHINGTON, ... Read More

Norton To Host Press Conference With Mayor Bowser And Local Leaders On House Republican Tax Plan’s Harmful Impact On D.C. And Other Localities
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Legislation

Norton To Host Press Conference With Mayor Bowser And Local Leaders On House Republican Tax Plan’s Harmful Impact On D.C. And Other Localities

CBC News & Events- November 13, 2017

103 Read more... Norton to Host Press Conference with Mayor Bowser and Local Leaders on House Republican Tax Plan’s Harmful Impact on D.C. and Other ... Read More

Norton Introduces Resolution Honoring D.C. Veterans, Who Served Their Nation Despite Being Denied a Vote And Full Home Rule
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Legislation

Norton Introduces Resolution Honoring D.C. Veterans, Who Served Their Nation Despite Being Denied a Vote And Full Home Rule

CBC News & Events- November 9, 2017

103 Read more... Norton Introduces Resolution Honoring D.C. Veterans, Who Served Their Nation Despite Being Denied a Vote and Full Home Rule WASHINGTON, D.C.—Because District ... Read More

Norton Requests To Testify At Hearing On Sexual Harassment In Congress
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Legislation

Norton Requests To Testify At Hearing On Sexual Harassment In Congress

CBC News & Events- November 8, 2017

103 Read more... Norton Requests to Testify at Hearing on Sexual Harassment in Congress WASHINGTON, D.C.—The office of Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) today released ... Read More

Norton Introduces Bill To Provide Employers With Incentives To Hire Long-Term Unemployed
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Legislation

Norton Introduces Bill To Provide Employers With Incentives To Hire Long-Term Unemployed

CBC News & Events- November 8, 2017

103 Read more... Norton Introduces Bill to Provide Employers with Incentives to Hire Long-Term Unemployed WASHINGTON, D.C.—Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) today introduced a bill ... Read More

Norton Files Amendment To Make D.C. Eligible For Federal Flood Mitigation Funds
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Legislation

Norton Files Amendment To Make D.C. Eligible For Federal Flood Mitigation Funds

CBC News & Events- November 7, 2017

103 Read more... Norton Files Amendment to Make D.C. Eligible for Federal Flood Mitigation Funds Nov 7, 2017 Press Release WASHINGTON, D.C.—Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton ... Read More

Norton To Speak At DC Health Link Open Enrollment Kick-off Day And Health Fair, Tomorrow
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Legislation

Norton To Speak At DC Health Link Open Enrollment Kick-off Day And Health Fair, Tomorrow

CBC News & Events- November 3, 2017

103 Read more... Norton to Speak at DC Health Link Open Enrollment Kick-off Day and Health Fair, Tomorrow Nov 3, 2017 Press Release WASHINGTON, D.C.—Congresswoman ... Read More

Norton To Discuss Addressing Sexual Harassment And Assault In The Workplace On PBS’ ‘To The Contrary,’ This Weekend
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Legislation

Norton To Discuss Addressing Sexual Harassment And Assault In The Workplace On PBS’ ‘To The Contrary,’ This Weekend

CBC News & Events- November 3, 2017

103 Read more... Norton to Discuss Addressing Sexual Harassment and Assault in the Workplace on PBS’ ‘To the Contrary,’ This Weekend Nov 3, 2017 Press ... Read More

Norton Asks U.S. Marshal, Superior Court To Update Eviction Policies After Sensitive Tax Documents Were Left On Curb
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Legislation

Norton Asks U.S. Marshal, Superior Court To Update Eviction Policies After Sensitive Tax Documents Were Left On Curb

CBC News & Events- November 3, 2017

103 Read more... Norton Asks U.S. Marshal, Superior Court to Update Eviction Policies After Sensitive Tax Documents Were Left on Curb WASHINGTON, D.C.—The office of ... Read More

Norton, Speier, Lawrence Urge Colleagues To Require Sexual Harassment Training For Members And Staff
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Legislation

Norton, Speier, Lawrence Urge Colleagues To Require Sexual Harassment Training For Members And Staff

CBC News & Events- November 3, 2017

103 Read more... Norton, Speier, Lawrence Urge Colleagues to Require Sexual Harassment Training for Members and Staff WASHINGTON, D.C.—Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC), Congresswoman Jackie ... Read More

Norton, Others Announce President Trump Signs Bill Honoring Frederick Douglass
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Featured Event

Norton, Others Announce President Trump Signs Bill Honoring Frederick Douglass

CBC News & Events- November 2, 2017

Norton, Others Announce President #DonaldTrump Signs Bill Honoring Frederick Douglass • #BreakingNews #CBC #CBCNews #News #Politics Read More

Norton Introduces Bill To Offer Congressional Employees Same Workplace Protections, Including Sexual Harassment Provisions, As Other Federal And Private Sector Workers
Congress, Eleanor Holmes Norton

Norton Introduces Bill To Offer Congressional Employees Same Workplace Protections, Including Sexual Harassment Provisions, As Other Federal And Private Sector Workers

CBC News & Events- October 31, 2017

Norton Introduces Bill To Offer #Congressional Employees Same Workplace Protections, Including Sexual Harassment Provisions, As Other Federal And Private Sector Workers • #BreakingNews #CBC #CBCNews ... Read More

Eleanor Holmes Norton To Commemorate Hispanic Heritage Month At Cardozo High School With D.C. DREAMers, Wednesday
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Eleanor Holmes Norton To Commemorate Hispanic Heritage Month At Cardozo High School With D.C. DREAMers, Wednesday

CBC News & Events- October 24, 2017

#EleanorHolmesNorton To Commemorate Hispanic Heritage Month At Cardozo High School With D.C. DREAMers, Wednesday • @EleanorNorton #BreakingNews #CBC #CBCNews #News #Politics Read More

Eleanor Holmes Norton To Feature Bill To Make D.C. Eligible For Federal Flood Mitigation Funds
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Legislation

Eleanor Holmes Norton To Feature Bill To Make D.C. Eligible For Federal Flood Mitigation Funds

CBC News & Events- October 24, 2017

#EleanorHolmesNorton To Feature Bill To Make D.C. Eligible For Federal Flood Mitigation Funds • @EleanorNorton #BreakingNews #CBC #CBCNews #News #Politics Read More

Eleanor Holmes Norton Says Trump Administration’s Abortion Delay For Unaccompanied Minor Denies Her Constitutional Rights
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Legislation

Eleanor Holmes Norton Says Trump Administration’s Abortion Delay For Unaccompanied Minor Denies Her Constitutional Rights

CBC News & Events- October 22, 2017

#EleanorHolmesNorton Says #DonaldTrump Administration’s Abortion Delay For Unaccompanied Minor Denies Her Constitutional Rights • @EleanorNorton #BreakingNews #CBC #CBCNews #News #Politics Read More

Eleanor Holmes Norton Introduces Resolution Honoring Two Postal Workers And Three Other Americans Killed In Anthrax Attacks
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Legislation

Eleanor Holmes Norton Introduces Resolution Honoring Two Postal Workers And Three Other Americans Killed In Anthrax Attacks

CBC News & Events- October 20, 2017

#EleanorHolmesNorton Introduces Resolution Honoring Two Postal Workers And Three Other Americans Killed In Anthrax Attacks • @EleanorNorton #BreakingNews #CBC #CBCNews #News #Politics Read More

Eleanor Holmes Norton Seeks Changes In Rules For D.C. Inmates, Families
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Eleanor Holmes Norton Seeks Changes In Rules For D.C. Inmates, Families

CBC News & Events- October 20, 2017

#EleanorHolmesNorton Seeks Changes In Rules For D.C. Inmates, Families • @EleanorNorton #BreakingNews #CBC #CBCNews #News #Politics Read More

Eleanor Holmes Norton Speaks At Groundbreaking Ceremony For Redevelopment Of Elizabeth Taylor Medical Center
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Legislation

Eleanor Holmes Norton Speaks At Groundbreaking Ceremony For Redevelopment Of Elizabeth Taylor Medical Center

CBC News & Events- October 19, 2017

#EleanorHolmesNorton Speaks At Groundbreaking Ceremony For Redevelopment Of Elizabeth Taylor Medical Center • @EleanorNorton #BreakingNews #CBC #CBCNews #News #Politics Read More

Norton Announces Senate Passage Of Bill To Establish Commission To Honor Bicentennial Of Frederick Douglass’ Birth
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Legislation

Norton Announces Senate Passage Of Bill To Establish Commission To Honor Bicentennial Of Frederick Douglass’ Birth

CBC News & Events- October 19, 2017

103 Read more... Norton Announces Senate Passage of Bill to Establish Commission to Honor Bicentennial of Frederick Douglass’ Birth Oct 19, 2017 Press Release WASHINGTON, ... Read More

Norton’s Frederick Douglass Celebration Bill Easily Passes House
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Members

Norton’s Frederick Douglass Celebration Bill Easily Passes House

CBC News & Events- October 16, 2017

Read more... Norton’s Frederick Douglass Celebration Bill Easily Passes House A bill establishing the Frederick Douglass Bicentennial Commission to commemorate the 200th birthday of the ... Read More

Norton’s Southwest Waterfront Bill Culminates With Grand Opening Of Phase I Of The Wharf Today
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Legislation

Norton’s Southwest Waterfront Bill Culminates With Grand Opening Of Phase I Of The Wharf Today

CBC News & Events- October 12, 2017

103 Read more... WASHINGTON, D.C. - Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) said one of her major economic development initiatives will culminate with the grand opening ... Read More

To Help Strengthen D.C. National Guard, Norton Introduces Bill To Give Education Grants To D.C. Guard Members
Education, Eleanor Holmes Norton

To Help Strengthen D.C. National Guard, Norton Introduces Bill To Give Education Grants To D.C. Guard Members

CBC News & Events- October 12, 2017

103 Read more... To Help Strengthen D.C. National Guard, Norton Introduces Bill to Give Education Grants to D.C. Guard Members Oct 11, 2017 Press Release ... Read More

Norton Pushes For Federal Financial Incentives For Localities Like D.C. That Use Local Dollars For Transportation And Infrastructure Projects
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Legislation

Norton Pushes For Federal Financial Incentives For Localities Like D.C. That Use Local Dollars For Transportation And Infrastructure Projects

CBC News & Events- October 12, 2017

103 Read more... Norton Pushes for Federal Financial Incentives for Localities like D.C. that Use Local Dollars for Transportation and Infrastructure Projects Oct 12, 2017 ... Read More

#EleanorNorton’s Bill To Establish Commission To Honor Bicentennial Of #FrederickDouglass’ Birth Passes House
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Legislation

#EleanorNorton’s Bill To Establish Commission To Honor Bicentennial Of #FrederickDouglass’ Birth Passes House

CBC News & Events- October 12, 2017

103 Read more... WASHINGTON, D.C.—The office of Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) announced that the House today passed by voice vote her Frederick Douglass Bicentennial ... Read More

Facebook’s Sandberg To Discuss Facebook Ads With Congressional Black Caucus
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Members

Facebook’s Sandberg To Discuss Facebook Ads With Congressional Black Caucus

CBC News & Events- October 11, 2017

Read more... Facebook Inc. Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg is meeting with the Congressional Black Caucus this week to discuss race-related ads on the social ... Read More

Sandberg To Discuss Facebook Ads With Congressional Black Caucus
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Members

Sandberg To Discuss Facebook Ads With Congressional Black Caucus

CBC News & Events- October 10, 2017

Read more... Sandberg to Discuss Facebook Ads With Congressional Black Caucus Facebook Inc. Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg is meeting with the Congressional Black Caucus ... Read More

Norton, Harris Announce Bill To Establish Commission To Honor Bicentennial Of Frederick Douglass’ Birth Scheduled For House Floor Consideration, Next Week
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Legislation

Norton, Harris Announce Bill To Establish Commission To Honor Bicentennial Of Frederick Douglass’ Birth Scheduled For House Floor Consideration, Next Week

CBC News & Events- October 8, 2017

103 Read more... Norton, Harris Announce Bill to Establish Commission to Honor Bicentennial of Frederick Douglass’ Birth Scheduled for House Floor Consideration, Next Week Oct ... Read More

Norton To Discuss The Week’s Top Topics On PBS’ ‘To The Contrary,’ This Weekend
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Legislation

Norton To Discuss The Week’s Top Topics On PBS’ ‘To The Contrary,’ This Weekend

CBC News & Events- October 7, 2017

103 Read more... Norton to Discuss the Week’s Top Topics on PBS’ ‘To the Contrary,’ This Weekend Oct 6, 2017 Press Release WASHINGTON, D.C.—Congresswoman Eleanor ... Read More

DC Officials Won’t Appeal Court Ruling Against Strict #GunLaw
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Members

DC Officials Won’t Appeal Court Ruling Against Strict #GunLaw

CBC News & Events- October 6, 2017

Read more... DC officials won't appeal court ruling against strict gun law by By JESSICA GRESKO Associated Press; Sam Ford/ABC7 D.C. Attorney General Karl Racine ... Read More

Norton Introduces Resolution Honoring The Life Of Dick Gregory
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Legislation

Norton Introduces Resolution Honoring The Life Of Dick Gregory

CBC News & Events- October 6, 2017

103 Read more... Norton Introduces Resolution Honoring the Life of Dick Gregory WASHINGTON, D.C.—Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) introduced a congressional resolution recognizing the life ... Read More

Anacostia Council’s Boat Ride Emphasizes Need For Support
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Members

Anacostia Council’s Boat Ride Emphasizes Need For Support

CBC News & Events- October 6, 2017

Read more... Anacostia Council’s Boat Ride Emphasizes Need for Support Many of the District of Columbia’s political elites took a boat ride on the Potomac ... Read More

#EleanorHolmesNorton @EleanorNorton Bill Allowing D.C. To Work With NPS To Make Improvements To Franklin Park Passed By Natural Resources Committee
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Legislation

#EleanorHolmesNorton @EleanorNorton Bill Allowing D.C. To Work With NPS To Make Improvements To Franklin Park Passed By Natural Resources Committee

CBC News & Events- October 5, 2017

103 Read more... Norton Bill Allowing D.C. to Work with NPS to Make Improvements to Franklin Park Passed by Natural Resources Committee Oct 4, 2017 ... Read More

NFL Players Union Partnered With George Soros-Backed Groups To Bankroll Anti-Trump Leftist Advocacy Organizations – Breitbart
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Members

NFL Players Union Partnered With George Soros-Backed Groups To Bankroll Anti-Trump Leftist Advocacy Organizations – Breitbart

CBC News & Events- October 5, 2017

Read more... NFL Players Union Partnered with George Soros-Backed Groups to Bankroll Anti-Trump Leftist Advocacy Organizations - Breitbart AP Photo/Matt Dunham by Dylan Gwinn5 Oct ... Read More

#EleanorHolmesNorton To Participate In Walk To School Day Event At Lincoln Park, Wednesday
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Legislation

#EleanorHolmesNorton To Participate In Walk To School Day Event At Lincoln Park, Wednesday

CBC News & Events- October 4, 2017

103 Read more... Norton to Participate in Walk to School Day Event at Lincoln Park, Wednesday Oct 3, 2017 Press Release WASHINGTON, D.C.—Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes ... Read More

#EleanorHolmesNorton Will Introduce A Bill To Remove Statue Of Confederate General In Judiciary Square
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#EleanorHolmesNorton Will Introduce A Bill To Remove Statue Of Confederate General In Judiciary Square

CBC News & Events- October 4, 2017

Read more... The statue of Albert Pike in Judiciary Square has been the site of a number of protests, including this light projection by artist ... Read More

Norton Introduces Bill To Remove Statue Of Confederate General Pike From Judiciary Square
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Legislation

Norton Introduces Bill To Remove Statue Of Confederate General Pike From Judiciary Square

CBC News & Events- October 4, 2017

103 Read more... Norton Introduces Bill to Remove Statue of Confederate General Pike from Judiciary Square WASHINGTON, D.C.—Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) today introduced a ... Read More

NORML Activists Swarm U.S. Capitol For Annual Lobby Day
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Members

NORML Activists Swarm U.S. Capitol For Annual Lobby Day

CBC News & Events- October 4, 2017

Read more... NORML Activists Swarm U.S. Capitol for Annual Lobby Day On Sept. 7, the cannabis industry gasped in unison when the House Rules Committee ... Read More

U.S. Reps Seek NCAA Diversity ‘pledge’ Update
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Members

U.S. Reps Seek NCAA Diversity ‘pledge’ Update

CBC News & Events- October 4, 2017

Read more... U.S. reps seek NCAA diversity 'pledge' update 3:14 PM ET Six members of Congress said Tuesday they want an update from NCAA president ... Read More

DC Officials Won’t Appeal Court Ruling Against Strict Gun Law
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Members

DC Officials Won’t Appeal Court Ruling Against Strict Gun Law

CBC News & Events- October 4, 2017

Read more... DC officials won't appeal court ruling against strict gun law by By JESSICA GRESKO Associated Press; Sam Ford/ABC7 D.C. Attorney General Karl Racine ... Read More

As Supreme Court Begins Its Term Today, Norton Introduces Resolution Urging The Court To Adopt Same Ethics Guidelines As Other Federal Judges
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Legislation

As Supreme Court Begins Its Term Today, Norton Introduces Resolution Urging The Court To Adopt Same Ethics Guidelines As Other Federal Judges

CBC News & Events- October 3, 2017

103 Read more... As Supreme Court Begins its Term Today, Norton Introduces Resolution Urging the Court to Adopt Same Ethics Guidelines as Other Federal Judges ... Read More

The Most Powerful Women In Washington
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Members

The Most Powerful Women In Washington

CBC News & Events- October 3, 2017

Read more... The Most Powerful Women in Washington Sachiko Kuno made her fortune in pharmaceuticals. Now she and Salamander Hotels & Resorts CEO Sheila Johnson ... Read More

Norton Will Introduce A Bill To Remove Statue Of Confederate General In Judiciary Square
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Members

Norton Will Introduce A Bill To Remove Statue Of Confederate General In Judiciary Square

CBC News & Events- October 3, 2017

Read more... Norton Will Introduce A Bill To Remove Statue Of Confederate General In Judiciary Square The statue of Albert Pike in Judiciary Square has ... Read More

To Republicans Who Tout Local Control: Leave Sanctuary Cities Alone
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Legislation

To Republicans Who Tout Local Control: Leave Sanctuary Cities Alone

CBC News & Events- October 2, 2017

103 Read more... To Republicans Who Tout Local Control: Leave Sanctuary Cities Alone Oct 1, 2017 Blog In an effort to intimidate sanctuary cities, the ... Read More

Congress To Decide Fate Of DC’s Only Confederate Statue
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Members

Congress To Decide Fate Of DC’s Only Confederate Statue

CBC News & Events- October 1, 2017

Read more... Congress to Decide Fate of DC's Only Confederate Statue D.C. Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton promised to propose legislation in Congress that would allow ... Read More

Norton Bill Allowing D.C. To Work With NPS To Make Improvements To Franklin Park To Be Marked Up By Natural Resources Committee, Next Week
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Legislation

Norton Bill Allowing D.C. To Work With NPS To Make Improvements To Franklin Park To Be Marked Up By Natural Resources Committee, Next Week

CBC News & Events- September 30, 2017

103 Read more... Norton Bill Allowing D.C. to Work with NPS to Make Improvements to Franklin Park to be Marked Up by Natural Resources Committee, ... Read More

Scholarship Named For D.C. Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton
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Scholarship Named For D.C. Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton

CBC News & Events- September 28, 2017

Read more... Scholarship Named For D.C. Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton Eleanor Holmes Norton, the District’s delegate to the U.S. Congress, was honored with a scholarship ... Read More

D.C. To Embassies: Clean Up Your Act
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Members

D.C. To Embassies: Clean Up Your Act

CBC News & Events- September 22, 2017

Read more... D.C. to Embassies - Clean Up Your Act Last year, the D.C. Council passed a blight-fighting measure that jacked up property taxes for ... Read More

A Proper Sendoff And Fitting Farewell To ‘Baba’ Dick Gregory
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Members

A Proper Sendoff And Fitting Farewell To ‘Baba’ Dick Gregory

CBC News & Events- September 19, 2017

Read more... A Proper Sendoff And Fitting Farewell To 'Baba' Dick Gregory By Askia Muhammad -Senior Editor- | Last updated: Sep 19, 2017 - 6:27:00 ... Read More

A Decaying Waterfront In Washington Returns To Life – New York Times
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Members

A Decaying Waterfront In Washington Returns To Life – New York Times

CBC News & Events- September 19, 2017

Read more... A Decaying Waterfront in Washington Returns to Life - New York Times New York TimesA Decaying Waterfront in Washington Returns to LifeNew York ... Read More

DC Laws Are On The Republican Controlled Congress Chopping Block Again
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Members

DC Laws Are On The Republican Controlled Congress Chopping Block Again

CBC News & Events- September 18, 2017

Read more... DC Laws Are On the Republican Controlled Congress Chopping Block Again Every woman in American knows how it feels to have her family ... Read More

The Life Of Dick Gregory Celebrated In Rousing Ceremony
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Members

The Life Of Dick Gregory Celebrated In Rousing Ceremony

CBC News & Events- September 17, 2017

Read more... The life of Dick Gregory celebrated in rousing ceremony WASHINGTON (WUSA9) - "Dick Gregory was a free man. He was free in word, ... Read More

Norton To Introduce Bill To Remove Statue Of Confederate General Pike From Judiciary Square
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Legislation

Norton To Introduce Bill To Remove Statue Of Confederate General Pike From Judiciary Square

CBC News & Events- September 17, 2017

103 Read more... Norton to Introduce Bill to Remove Statue of Confederate General Pike from Judiciary Square Sep 28, 2017 Press Release WASHINGTON, D.C.—Congresswoman Eleanor ... Read More

Memorial Service And Parade Planned For Dick Gregory
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Members

Memorial Service And Parade Planned For Dick Gregory

CBC News & Events- September 16, 2017

Read more... Memorial Service And Parade Planned For Dick Gregory The family of the late comedian and civil rights activist Dick Gregory is hosting a ... Read More

House Votes To Block DC Reproductive Health Law
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Members

House Votes To Block DC Reproductive Health Law

CBC News & Events- September 16, 2017

Read more... House votes to block DC reproductive health law The House voted on Thursday to prevent D.C. from receiving funding to implement a local ... Read More

House Votes To Strike Down D.C. Assisted Suicide Law
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Members

House Votes To Strike Down D.C. Assisted Suicide Law

CBC News & Events- September 16, 2017

Read more... House Votes to Strike Down D.C. Assisted Suicide Law The House of Representatives voted Thursday, as part of a spending bill, to strike ... Read More

House Passes Measures To Block DC Laws, Including Reproductive Health Non-Discrimination Act
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Members

House Passes Measures To Block DC Laws, Including Reproductive Health Non-Discrimination Act

CBC News & Events- September 15, 2017

Read more... House Passes Measures to Block DC Laws, Including Reproductive Health Non-Discrimination Act - WAMU 88.5 WAMU 88.5House Passes Measures to Block DC Laws, ... Read More

Holmes Norton: We Can Tax Foreign-Owned Nuisance Properties
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Members

Holmes Norton: We Can Tax Foreign-Owned Nuisance Properties

CBC News & Events- September 15, 2017

Read more... Holmes Norton - We Can Tax Foreign-Owned Nuisance Properties Holmes Norton: We Can Tax Foreign-Owned Nuisance Properties D.C. Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton said ... Read More

Dick Gregory Honored During ‘Celebration Of Life’ Service
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Members

Dick Gregory Honored During ‘Celebration Of Life’ Service

CBC News & Events- September 15, 2017

Read more... Dick Gregory Honored During ‘Celebration of Life’ Service Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images Thousands lined up outside the City of Praise Family Ministries church ... Read More

House Votes To Repeal D.C.’s Death With Dignity Law; Senate Has Yet To Act
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Members

House Votes To Repeal D.C.’s Death With Dignity Law; Senate Has Yet To Act

CBC News & Events- September 14, 2017

Read more... House votes to repeal D.C.’s Death With Dignity law; Senate has yet to act The U.S. House on Thursday passed a spending bill ... Read More

House Passes Bill That Blocks Funding Or Repeals D.C. Laws
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Members

House Passes Bill That Blocks Funding Or Repeals D.C. Laws

CBC News & Events- September 14, 2017

Read more... House Passes Bill That Blocks Funding Or Repeals D.C. Laws The House of Representatives passed an appropriations bill that contains five riders, or ... Read More

Food & Friends Joins ‘Food Is Medicine’ Symposium
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Members

Food & Friends Joins ‘Food Is Medicine’ Symposium

CBC News & Events- September 13, 2017

Read more... Food & Friends joins ‘Food Is Medicine’ symposium The local organization Food & Friends, which for years has delivered meals to people with ... Read More

Advocates Highlight Effort To Block D.C. Law Banning Discrimination Based On Birth Control, Abortion Decisions
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Members

Advocates Highlight Effort To Block D.C. Law Banning Discrimination Based On Birth Control, Abortion Decisions

CBC News & Events- September 13, 2017

Read more... Advocates highlight effort to block D.C. law banning discrimination based on birth control, abortion decisions Advocates on both sides of the abortion debate ... Read More

Sherwood’s Notebook: Clear Skies For Mayor Bowser?
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Members

Sherwood’s Notebook: Clear Skies For Mayor Bowser?

CBC News & Events- September 13, 2017

Read more... Sherwood's Notebook: Clear Skies for Mayor Bowser? At first glance, Karl Racine dropping out of any potential race for mayor suggests an easier ... Read More

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan Wants To Sue The FAA Over Airport Noise
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Members

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan Wants To Sue The FAA Over Airport Noise

CBC News & Events- September 12, 2017

Read more... Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan wants to sue the FAA over airport noise Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan on Tuesday directed the state’s attorney general ... Read More

Word On The Hill: New Congressional Awards
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Members

Word On The Hill: New Congressional Awards

CBC News & Events- September 12, 2017

Read more... Word on the Hill: New Congressional Awards The Congressional Management Foundation has launched new awards for Congress, the Democracy Awards, to recognize nonlegislative achievements. Five awards ... Read More

Trump Has Nominated 42 US Attorneys So Far. Only One Is A Woman.
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Members

Trump Has Nominated 42 US Attorneys So Far. Only One Is A Woman.

CBC News & Events- September 11, 2017

Read more... Trump Has Nominated 42 US Attorneys So Far. Only One Is A Woman. On Friday, the White House announced President Trump’s sixth wave ... Read More

D.C. Delegate As Redskins Open Season: Team ‘Does Not Deserve To Be Associated’ With Washington
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Members

D.C. Delegate As Redskins Open Season: Team ‘Does Not Deserve To Be Associated’ With Washington

CBC News & Events- September 10, 2017

Read more... D.C. Delegate as Redskins Open Season: Team 'Does Not Deserve to be Associated' with Washington WASHINGTON -- D.C.'s delegate to Congress is seizing ... Read More

D.C. Del. Norton To Metro Board: Resign And Make Way For Reform Panel
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Members

D.C. Del. Norton To Metro Board: Resign And Make Way For Reform Panel

CBC News & Events- September 9, 2017

Read more... D.C. Del. Norton to Metro board: Resign and make way for reform panel D.C. Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D) on Tuesday called on ... Read More

Alabama Rep. Justifies Attack On D.C.’s Anti-Discrimination Law By Lying About What It Does
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Members

Alabama Rep. Justifies Attack On D.C.’s Anti-Discrimination Law By Lying About What It Does

CBC News & Events- September 9, 2017

Read more... Alabama Rep. Justifies Attack On D.C.'s Anti-Discrimination Law By Lying About What It Does Congressman Gary Palmer (R-AL) (Photo via Facebook)Congressman Gary Palmer ... Read More

Only In D.C.: What To Do When Your Neighbor Is a Foreign Government
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Members

Only In D.C.: What To Do When Your Neighbor Is a Foreign Government

CBC News & Events- September 8, 2017

Read more... Only in D.C.: What to do when your neighbor is a foreign government From Alan and Irene Wurtzel’s master bathroom, they can watch ... Read More

Eleanor Holmes Norton, D.C. Delegate, Urges City Action, Taxes On Foreign-owned Sites
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Members

Eleanor Holmes Norton, D.C. Delegate, Urges City Action, Taxes On Foreign-owned Sites

CBC News & Events- September 7, 2017

Read more... D.C. Delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton urges city action, taxes on foreign-owned sites Eleanor Holmes Norton, D.C. delegate, urges city action, taxes on foreign-owned ... Read More

Congress Weighs In On DC Reproductive Non-Discrimination Law — For The Third Time – WAMU 88.5
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Members

Congress Weighs In On DC Reproductive Non-Discrimination Law — For The Third Time – WAMU 88.5

CBC News & Events- August 31, 2017

Read more... Congress Weighs In On DC Reproductive Non-Discrimination Law — For The Third Time - WAMU 88.5 WAMU 88.5Congress Weighs In On DC Reproductive ... Read More

DC Delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton Sounds Alarm On Homes In Disrepair In Northwest
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Members

DC Delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton Sounds Alarm On Homes In Disrepair In Northwest

CBC News & Events- August 29, 2017

Read more... DC Delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton sounds alarm on homes in disrepair in Northwest DC Delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton sounds alarm on homes in ... Read More

DC Stuck Waiting For Feds Before RFK Stadium Plans Can Move Forward
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Members

DC Stuck Waiting For Feds Before RFK Stadium Plans Can Move Forward

CBC News & Events- August 28, 2017

Read more... DC stuck waiting for feds before RFK Stadium plans can move forward Aerial view of RFK Stadium, current home of D.C. United, is ... Read More

DC Stuck Waiting For Feds Before #RFKStadium Plans Can Move Forward
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Members

DC Stuck Waiting For Feds Before #RFKStadium Plans Can Move Forward

CBC News & Events- August 27, 2017

Read more... DC Stuck Waiting For Feds Before #RFKStadium Plans Can Move Forward DC stuck waiting for feds before RFK Stadium plans can move forward ... Read More

Del. Norton Fights For D.C. Inmates Rights
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Members

Del. Norton Fights For D.C. Inmates Rights

CBC News & Events- August 27, 2017

Read more... Del. Norton Fights for D.C. Inmates Rights Del. Norton Fights for D.C. Inmates Rights Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D) wants to make sure ... Read More

March On Washington: The Activists Who Took a Stand For Equality
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Members

March On Washington: The Activists Who Took a Stand For Equality

CBC News & Events- August 26, 2017

Read more... March on Washington: The Activists Who Took a Stand for Equality Reverend Martin Luther King, Jr. waves to participants in the March on ... Read More

#CoryBooker #NancyPelosi And #EleanorHolmesNorton Take On Confederate Statutes
Cory Booker, Eleanor Holmes Norton

#CoryBooker #NancyPelosi And #EleanorHolmesNorton Take On Confederate Statutes

CBC News & Events- August 25, 2017

Read more... Booker, Pelosi, and Norton Take on Confederate Statutes U.S. Sen. Cory Booker (D-N.J.) and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.), called for the ... Read More

Disputed DC Statue Raises Questions About Public Symbols
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Members

Disputed DC Statue Raises Questions About Public Symbols

CBC News & Events- August 25, 2017

Read more... Disputed DC statue raises questions about public symbols WASHINGTON — As communities throughout the region debate the future of monuments to their Confederate ... Read More

5 Things Ivanka Trump Could Do Right Now On Equal Pay
Donald Trump, Eleanor Holmes Norton

5 Things Ivanka Trump Could Do Right Now On Equal Pay

CBC News & Events- August 25, 2017

Read more... 5 Things Ivanka Trump Could Do Right Now on Equal Pay - Center for American Progress The Trump administration’s first eight months have ... Read More

Congresswoman Proposes Resolution Declaring August 22 ‘Chuck Brown Day’
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Members

Congresswoman Proposes Resolution Declaring August 22 ‘Chuck Brown Day’

CBC News & Events- August 23, 2017

Read more... Congresswoman proposes resolution declaring August 22 ‘Chuck Brown Day' WASHINGTON - Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton introduced a congressional resolution designating Chuck Brown’s birthday, ... Read More

Eleanor Holmes Norton Hosts Job Fair For D.C. Residents
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Members

Eleanor Holmes Norton Hosts Job Fair For D.C. Residents

CBC News & Events- August 3, 2017

Read more... Eleanor Holmes Norton hosts job fair for D.C. residents D.C. job seekers are concerned about the number of well-paying job opportunities being nabbed ... Read More

Sanders Introduces Bill Aimed At Ending ‘Tragic’ Youth Unemployment Crisis
Education, Eleanor Holmes Norton

Sanders Introduces Bill Aimed At Ending ‘Tragic’ Youth Unemployment Crisis

CBC News & Events- August 2, 2017

Read more... Sanders Introduces Bill Aimed at Ending 'Tragic' Youth Unemployment Crisis "The time is long overdue for us to start investing in our young ... Read More

DC Marijuana Market: Stuck In A Gray Zone – WAMU 88.5
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Members

DC Marijuana Market: Stuck In A Gray Zone – WAMU 88.5

CBC News & Events- July 31, 2017

Read more... DC Marijuana Market: Stuck In A Gray Zone - WAMU 88.5 WAMU 88.5DC Marijuana Market: Stuck In A Gray ZoneWAMU 88.5D.C. Delegate Eleanor ... Read More

Black Publishers Push For Report On Federal Ad Spending – Los Angeles Sentinel
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Members

Black Publishers Push For Report On Federal Ad Spending – Los Angeles Sentinel

CBC News & Events- July 29, 2017

Read more... Black Publishers Push for Report on Federal Ad Spending - Los Angeles Sentinel NNPA President Benjamin Chavis speaks outside of the U.S. Capitol ... Read More

New D.C. Legislation Plans To Extend RFK Campus Lease To 2088
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Members

New D.C. Legislation Plans To Extend RFK Campus Lease To 2088

CBC News & Events- July 25, 2017

Read more... New D.C. legislation plans to extend RFK Campus lease to 2088 By an additional 50 years—or to to 2088—Washington, D.C., Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes ... Read More

Word On The Hill: D.C. Job Fair Announced
Eleanor Holmes Norton, Members

Word On The Hill: D.C. Job Fair Announced

CBC News & Events- July 19, 2017

Read more... Word on the Hill: D.C. Job Fair Announced Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton, D-D.C., announced Tuesday that her annual job fair for residents of the District ... Read More

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