Eleanor Holmes Norton
The D.C. Council gave preliminary approval Tuesday to a new program that would help low-income families pay for college.
D.C.’s delegate to Congress is once again warning the D.C. Council that approving an ambitious college scholarship program would endanger a popular federal program that helps city residents pay for college.
District of Columbia leaders are pushing on several fronts for Congress not to have any say over the city’s local budget. The district’s delegate to Congress wants the same freedom granted to the rest of the city’s laws.
Congressman Elijah Cummings of Maryland and Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton of the District of Columbia will be part of the Congressional delegation attending Nelson Mandela’s memorial service in South Africa.
The District of Columbia is honoring two of the original Tuskegee Airmen with the Congressional Gold Medal for Veterans Day.
The District of Columbia’s delegate to Congress is gearing up to run for a 13th term.
The deal to end the federal government shutdown includes a victory for the District of Columbia government.
Dancers are taking over the Kennedy Center this weekend for National Dance Day, offering performances and lessons throughout the day.
The father of slain Florida teenager Trayvon Martin will be on Capitol Hill for a hearing addressing the challenges faced by African-American boys and men.
Delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton is opening a new district office near Union Station.