Tag: Eleanor Holmes Norton

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VIDEO: Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton ‘Worst Parking Job Ever’

WASHINGTON, March 25 (UPI) — Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton, D-D.C., was caught on video parking terribly on a street at the Capitol. Norton was presumably headed to join her colleagues in Congress for the address by Afghan President Ashraf Ghani

GOP Introduces Bill Banning Abortions in D.C. After 20 Weeks

GOP Introduces Bill Banning Abortions in D.C. After 20 Weeks

Representative Trent Franks (R-AZ) introduced a bill on April 26 banning most abortions in Washington, D.C. after 20 weeks. He introduced a bill requiring this same restriction last year that failed to pass.  The Susan B. Anthony List (SBA) and other pro-life

Washington Ex-mayor Marion Barry Under Fire for Racist Smear

Washington Ex-mayor Marion Barry Under Fire for Racist Smear

Washington’s controversial former mayor Marion Barry has come under a fresh storm of criticism after he attacked “dirty” Asian-run businesses that operate in poor parts of the US capital. Barry, a leader in the civil rights movement whose mayoral stint

Ricochet Podcast #35: The Enthusiastic Warrior

Let’s just cut to the chase: your fearless leader Andrew Bretibart is our guest today and we cover the panoply of conflicts that seem to follow Andrew where ever he goes. A brief list: Most of Twitter, the folks in

Why the Eleanor Holmes Norton Phone Call Matters

Those of you who wish to understand the criminal organization masquerading as a political party — that would be the Democrats — need only to remember one thing: the very first Democrat vice-president, Aaron Burr, shot and killed one of

Media Embraces Eleanor Holmes Norton's 'We All Do It' Excuse

NPR comes to the defense, sort of, of Eleanor Holmes Norton with the old — you guessed it! — “they all do it” defense: Hundreds of such calls from lawmakers likely occur every month. And that’s no doubt an understatement.

MSM Sitting Out Eleanor Holmes Norton Scandal

They are still virtual no-shows. The activist old media is putting itself on the sidelines with a Democrat Congresswoman who was caught on tape squeezing a lobbyist for cash. They will be pulled kicking and screaming into this story by

The Legislative Shakedown

The indiscreet voicemail, left by Delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) for a lobbyist, sounded a bit like a “shakedown”, which is no big surprise. I know from first-hand experience that Ms. Norton can use veiled threats and thuggish behavior when

Holmes Norton Responds, Ignores Past Ethical Problems

Tonight, Delegate (or in her self-absorbed world, Congresswoman) Eleanor Holmes Norton responded to reports that she put the squeeze on a lobbyist. Of course, she tried to change the subject: The conservative blogger, Andrew Breitbart, best known for his misinformation

Explosive Norton Voicemail — Where's the MSM?

Yes, we’re talking to you, Mainstream Media. Last night, our sister site Big Government published the audio of a voicemail from a woman who identifies herself as Eleanor Holmes Norton, the District of Columbia’s lone Congressional representative, asking an unidentified

Shock Audio: DC Congresswoman Leaves Voicemail Asking For Lobbyist Cash

Big Government Exclusive: Delegate to Congress for the District of Columbia Rep. Eleanor Holmes Norton leaves voice mail citing her seniority and stimulus-based projects in lobbyist’s “sector”. “I was, frankly, uh, uh, surprised to see that we don’t have a

DC Delegate Holmes Norton Warns Republicans Over Reid Remarks…?

Harry Reid’s comments have prompted a warning… to Republicans! D.C. Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton is warning Republicans against trying to make hay out of Harry Reid’s comments about Barack Obama’s skin color and lack of a “Negro dialect.” The nonvoting