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Norton again warns council about tuition grants

The District of Columbia'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.

Tuesday - 02/04/2014, 03:40am EST

Tags: Eleanor Holmes Norton, scholarships

Norton to launch campaign for 13th term

The District of Columbia's delegate to Congress is gearing up to run for a 13th term.

Saturday - 11/09/2013, 12:16pm EST

Tags: Eleanor Holmes Norton

Holmes Norton, Gray confront Obama, Reid over D.C. funding

Two D.C. leaders trying to make sure the District continues operations during the federal shutdown had what some described as heated exchanges Wednesday with President Barack Obama and Senate Majority Leader Harry M. Reid.

Thursday - 10/10/2013, 09:25am EDT

Tags: shutdown, government shutdown, Eleanor Holmes Norton, Vince Gray, Harry Reid, obama, Colleen Kelleher

Congresswoman: Secret Service "ruined" Wednesday's celebration

The U.S. Secret Service came in for some sharp criticism from Rep. Eleanor Holmes Norton over how they handled security at Wednesday's March on Washington anniversary celebration.

Saturday - 08/31/2013, 01:52pm EDT

Tags: Eleanor Holmes Norton, march on washington, Secret Service, Hank Silverberg

DC dance company to expand

Tuesday - 08/06/2013, 05:20am EDT

Tags: Dance Place, Eleanor Holmes Norton

Kennedy Center hosts 'National Dance Day' events

Dancers are taking over the Kennedy Center this weekend for National Dance Day.

Friday - 07/26/2013, 08:42pm EDT

Tags: National Dance Day, Kennedy Center, Eleanor Holmes Norton

Tracy Martin to Congress: Verdict won't define son's life

The father of Trayvon Martin came to Washington Wednesday to address members of the newly formed Congressional Caucus on Black Men and Boys.

Thursday - 07/25/2013, 07:22am EDT

Tags: Trayvon Martin, George Zimmerman, Tracy Martin, Eleanor Holmes Norton, Congress, race, michelle basch, civil rights

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