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Nov 7, 2019 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C.—Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) announced today she will introduce the Veterans Legal Support Act of 2019, which would allow the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to provide financial support to law school clinical programs that provide pro bono legal services to veterans, including assistance with disability claims and foreclosures.
Nov 6, 2019 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) will read to a classroom of first graders at Bruce Monroe Elementary School this Thursday, November 7th, at 12:15 p.m. as part of the national “Teach A Girl to Lead” campaign led by the Center for American Women at Rutgers University.
Nov 6, 2019 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C – Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) announced today she will introduce a congressional record statement remembering and honoring the life of District of Columbia firefighter Alex Graham, who died after suffering a heart attack while on duty.
Nov 6, 2019 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) will host a Census 2020 event for District residents tonight, November 6th, at 6:00 p.m., to encourage D.C. residents to participate in the Census process to help the District get the federal funding residents need, which is contingent on the number of residents in each jurisdiction.
Nov 6, 2019 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) celebrated the unanimous passage last night of a resolution in the Senate honoring the Washington Nationals for winning the first World Series in franchise history.
Nov 4, 2019 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C.—Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) will host a “Norton in Your Neighborhood” conversation with the Fort Dupont Civic Association tomorrow, November 5th, at 7:15 p.m.
Nov 1, 2019 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C.—Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) released her congressional record statement on the House impeachment vote taken yesterday.
Nov 1, 2019 Press Release
Washington, DC – Today, the Congressional Progressive Caucus sent a bipartisan letter, signed by 87 members of the House of Representatives, to bicameral leadership urging the inclusion of retroactive compensation for federal contractors affected by the 2018-2019 government shutdown in any year-end spending deal.
Nov 1, 2019 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C.—Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) today welcomed the official start of Open Enrollment for health insurance coverage in the District of Columbia.
Oct 31, 2019 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) and Senators Mark Warner (D-VA), Ben Cardin (D-MD), Tim Kaine (D-VA), and Chris Van Hollen (D-MD) announced they will introduce a resolution honoring the Washington Nationals’ first World Series title in franchise history.