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Oct 10, 2019 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C.—Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) announced today she will introduce a bill to create a national commission on combating sexual harassment in all the nation’s major industries and workplaces.
Oct 9, 2019 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) today announced she will introduce the Federal Employee Recruitment Act of 2019, which would require the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) to develop a plan for recruiting new workers into federal service within three months of the bill’s enactment.
Oct 8, 2019 Press Release

 

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Local residents and nationally known digital inclusion leaders are celebrating National Digital Inclusion Week October 7 to 11. Though Washington, D.C. is a capital of innovation and technology, the District is still working to close its digital divide.

Oct 8, 2019 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C.—Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) today introduced a resolution calling on Supreme Court Justices to make themselves subject to the existing and operative ethical guidelines set out in the Code of Conduct for U.S. Judges or create their own rules.
Oct 7, 2019 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) will speak at D.C. Marijuana Justice’s (DCMJ) rally tomorrow, at noon on the East Lawn of the U.S. Capitol, about her effort that has gotten the House to remove the prohibition on the District of Columbia using local funds to commercialize recreational marijuana.
Oct 7, 2019 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) will join the ACLU, Human Rights Campaign, Lambda Legal, and other LGBTQ equality advocates tomorrow to speak outside the Supreme Court at 10:30 a.m. on several cases before the court.
Oct 7, 2019 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C.—Using her senior position on the House Committee on Oversight and Reform, one of the three committees primarily responsible for the ongoing impeachment inquiry, Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) today announced she will attend two impeachment inquiry transcribed interviews this week.
Oct 7, 2019 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) will host a District of Columbia Educators Reception tomorrow, Tuesday, October 8th at 4:00 p.m.
Oct 3, 2019 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) said today that residents of the districts represented by Congressmen Paul Gosar (R-AZ) and Mark Meadows (R-NC) did not send them to Washington to waste their time on local issues concerning the District of Columbia, as they introduced a bill that would extend the congressional review period for legislation passed by the D.C. Council and expand the fast-track procedures to disapprove such legislation.
Oct 2, 2019 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) announced today she will host Freedom Walks, a national campaign led by the League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC), tomorrow at the House Triangle at the U.S. Capitol as LULAC launches unity walks across 14 different cities and the District of Columbia to highlight voter registration and voting rights.

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