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Mar 10, 2020 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C.—Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) said today that her bill to authorize the establishment of a memorial on federal land in the nation’s capital to honor the women who worked on the home front during World War II will be marked up by the House Natural Resources Committee tomorrow, Wednesday, March 11th at 10 a.m.
Mar 9, 2020 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) announced today that District of Columbia residents can comment on the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) proposed changes to flight patterns at Washington National Airport (DCA).
Mar 9, 2020 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C.—Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) announced that she introduced today a bill to give the District of Columbia the authority to raise the pay of the Chief Financial Officer. In 2013, Norton got a bill enacted into law (P.L. 113-71) that gave the District more authority to set the CFO’s pay, but a Republican-led House rejected giving D.C. full and complete authority over this matter.
Mar 6, 2020 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) will speak at the annual leadership conference for the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG), one of the nation’s leading organizations of physicians providing health care to women, this Sunday, March 8th, at 2:45 p.m. at the Renaissance Hotel.
Mar 5, 2020 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) will speak at the United Planning Organization’s (UPO) Super Tax Day event this Saturday, March 7th, at 9:45 a.m. at the R.I.S.E. Demonstration Center.
Mar 4, 2020 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) will host a panel discussion for Women’s History Month celebrating the professional accomplishments of queer women in the District this Friday, March 6th, at 6:00 p.m. at the Adams Morgan Community Center.
Mar 3, 2020 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) will host a press conference with the local chapter of March For Our Lives at the House Triangle tomorrow, March 4th, at 4:00 p.m. to highlight urgent action needed to reduce gun violence.
Mar 3, 2020 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C.—Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) has introduced a bill that would add the District of Columbia to the national empowerment zone program to provide federal tax incentives for businesses to locate and invest in low-income areas in the District.
Feb 27, 2020 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) today said that the District of Columbia will score a new, historic breakthrough this year when D.C. will have two statues on display in the U.S. Capitol.
Feb 27, 2020 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) urged D.C. residents to visit her website to receive help with filing their taxes. Click here for resources.

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