Norton Thanks Issa For His Support For Equal Treatment For D.C. After Announcing He Would Not Seek Reelection
Norton Thanks Issa for His Support for Equal Treatment for D.C. after Announcing He Would Not Seek Reelection
Jan 10, 2018
WASHINGTON, D.C.—Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) today issued the following statement after Representative Darrell Issa (R-CA) announced he would not seek reelection. From 2011-2015, Issa served as chair of the Oversight and Government Reform Committee (OGR), which has jurisdiction over the District of Columbia.
“Representative Issa, as a Republican, and I, as a Democrat, did not always see eye to eye, but when he served as Oversight Committee chair, we developed a strong relationship in our work on the District of Columbia,” Norton said. “I was initially concerned at the beginning of his tenure as …