Eleanor Holmes Norton
The House committee that oversees the nation’s capital is launching a study on potential changes to building height restrictions in Washington.
Consistency is the theme in D.C. after voter ballots returned Holmes Norton, Barry and Mendelson to office.
Mayor Vincent Gray ignored warnings not to discuss local issues at the Democratic National Convention on Wednesday to promote D.C.’s fight for statehood on the national stage.
The House defeated a bill that would have banned abortions in the District of Columbia after 20 weeks of pregnancy.
Delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton says the criminal activity that arose from District of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray’s 2010 campaign is “deeply disturbing” and is calling on the mayor to respond.
District of Columbia Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton is having an HIV test on Capitol Hill and says members of Congress should lead by example.
Delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton and other District of Columbia leaders are hoping Congress doesn’t interfere with local affairs while crafting a spending plan for the next fiscal year.
A leading House Republican is talking to District of Columbia leaders about easing the height restrictions that have limited buildings in the nation’s capital to about 12 stories for more than a century.
Holding special elections is about to get easier in D.C. In the wake of Councilmember Harry Thomas Jr.’s resignation, the district has a seat to fill.
U.S. Park Police say an officer has been struck with a brick in the face as officers in riot gear and on horseback cleared protesters from one of the last remaining Occupy sites.