Eleanor Holmes Norton

“My alibi is solid," said the Democratic lawmaker. “I hope the owners find the zebras and that all involved live long, full lives."
While marking history, the real test may come in 2021.
Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton said the bill could pass the Senate with a simple majority vote.
The deployment of unwanted federal forces in the District of Columbia is only possible because it is not a state.
It's the first once-a-decade census in which most people are being encouraged to answer questions via the internet.
Taraji P. Henson testified before the Congressional Black Caucus’ Emergency Taskforce on Black Youth Suicide and Mental Health to advocate for mental health programs in schools.
“I absolutely believe that in this country, if you are 18 years of age, you should not be able to buy a rifle,” the Florida senator said at last week's CNN town hall.
As star Joy Bryant says: “We’re still talking about this shit.”
If there is one thing that we can all agree on about Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX), it is that he is a staunch advocate of state rights and local control. But his belief in local control over local affairs clearly does not extend to those who actually live in Washington, D.C.
This is not a novel idea. Postal banking was first adopted by Great Britain in 1861, and is now used in 139 countries around the world.
"I think the museum tells a powerful story. Having a museum like this as a six-year-old would have been great," said D.C
"Today the commonsense non-enforcement of the sledding ban on Capitol Hill, the way it has been for many years, is assured
Among the distinct chapters of the film, lesbians have a strong moment, but it will take another film, a sequel hopefully, to do justice to the emotional force of love that swept these millions who found out that women together were complete within themselves and with each other.
The president has urged Congress to pass the Federal Employees Paid Parental Leave Act as well as the Healthy Families Act
You're Beautiful When You're Angry is a deep dive into the very beginnings of the feminist movement. Today, many women no
D.C. voters overwhelmingly backed Initiative 71, which legalizes possession of up to 2 ounces of marijuana for adults aged
The event was completely staged. The Democratic leaders looked only at each other as they spoke, reciting numbers they both
Holmes Norton has served in Congress since 1991. Rep. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-D.C.) will keep representing Washington, D.C
Two percent. That is the number of teachers in this country who are African-American men. This would be shocking as a stand-alone statistic, but in the context of our nation's student population, it is appalling.