eleanor holmes norton

Democratic and Republican Lawmakers Clash in Congress Over D.C. Statehood Legislation

Legislators debated making Washington D.C. the 51st state.

Living the Dream: Eleanor Holmes Norton

The D.C. representative helped plan the 1963 march.
Martin Luther King Jr.

The March on Washington Aims to Spark a New Civil Rights Movement

Anniversary march a call to action to preserve civil rights.
SAT, racial disparities, education, college

Black Lawmakers to Host First Hearing on the Status of Black Males

The hearing will explore challenges faced by men and boys.