Congress Moves to Block D.C. Pot DecriminalizationD.C.'s plans to decriminalize marijuana will be challenged on Capitol Hill.
Del. Holmes Norton: Handwriting 'Almost Indelibly on the Wall' for RedskinsCongresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton is celebrating the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office's ruling Tuesday, canceling the Redskins' six federal trademark registrations (pending the appeal process), a decision reached over the name's "disparaging" nature.
Norton To Warn Congress About Interfering With D.C. Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton wants Congress to know that it wouldn't be wise to interfere in local District of Columbia affairs during the budget process.
Members of Congress Compare Donald Sterling Comments to Redskins NameSenate Majority Leader Harry Reid and U.S. Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton are pointing to the NBA’s quick handling of Donald Sterling to question why the NFL hasn't forced the Redskins to change their name.
Congresswoman Wants Upgrades to D.C.'s Golf Courses Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton says the public golf courses in the nation's capital are in desperate need of an upgrade.
D.C. Council OKs Creating City Scholarship ProgramThe D.C. Council gave preliminary approval Tuesday to a new program that would help low-income families pay for college.
Norton Again Warns D.C. Council About Tuition Grants 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.
Norton Introduces Bill to End Congressional Review of DC Laws 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.
Norton, Cummings to Attend Mandela Memorial in South AfricaCongressman 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.
D.C. to Honor 2 Tuskegee Airmen for Veterans Day The District of Columbia is honoring two of the original Tuskegee Airmen with the Congressional Gold Medal for Veterans Day.
Norton to Launch Campaign for 13th TermThe District of Columbia's delegate to Congress is gearing up to run for a 13th term.