Eleanor Holmes Norton

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Eleanor Holmes Norton

Eleanor Holmes Norton (born June 13, 1937) is a member of the United States House of Representatives but is not a full voting member. She is a Delegate to Congress representing the District of Columbia, a position which carries more limited voting powers compared to full House members.

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  • Unidentified Congressman: Will the gentleman yield?
    Norton: I will not yield, sir! The District of Columbia has spent two hundred and six years yielding!

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