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Delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton, the District's non-voting congressional representative, said she had no confirmation of the language of a rider and that Democrats assured her Tuesday afternoon that negotiations were continuing on the matter. (Associated Press)

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Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton, a Democrat and the District's nonvoting congressional representative, was quick to raise her opposition to a new bill that would ban the use of traffic cameras in D.C. (Associated Press)

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D.C. Delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton, with Marion Barry at left and D.C. Council member Harry Thomas at right, casts the city delegations votes for President Clinton on Aug. 28, 1996 at the Democratic National Convention in Chicago. (Cliff Owen/The Washington Times)

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Former D.C. Mayor Marion Barry, with House Speaker Newt Gingrich and D.C. Delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton during one of their many D.C. budget sessions during the long summer months in 1995. (Ross D. Franklin/The Washington Times)

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Washington, D.C. Mayor Elect Muriel Bowser meets with Rep. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-D.C.) at her office on Capitol Hill, Washington, D.C., Thursday, November 6, 2014. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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Washington, D.C. Mayor Elect Muriel Bowser meets with Rep. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-D.C.) at her office on Capitol Hill, Washington, D.C., Thursday, November 6, 2014. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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Washington, D.C. Mayor Elect Muriel Bowser meets with Rep. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-D.C.) at her office on Capitol Hill, Washington, D.C., Thursday, November 6, 2014. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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Washington, D.C. Mayor Elect Muriel Bowser meets with Rep. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-D.C.) at her office on Capitol Hill, Washington, D.C., Thursday, November 6, 2014. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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Washington, D.C. Mayor Elect Muriel Bowser meets with Rep. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-D.C.) at her office on Capitol Hill, Washington, D.C., Thursday, November 6, 2014. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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Washington, D.C. Mayor Elect Muriel Bowser meets with Rep. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-D.C.) at her office on Capitol Hill, Washington, D.C., Thursday, November 6, 2014. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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Washington, D.C. Mayor Elect Muriel Bowser meets with Rep. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-D.C.) at her office on Capitol Hill, Washington, D.C., Thursday, November 6, 2014. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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Washington, D.C. Mayor Elect Muriel Bowser meets with Rep. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-D.C.) at her office on Capitol Hill, Washington, D.C., Thursday, November 6, 2014. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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Washington, D.C. Mayor Elect Muriel Bowser meets with Rep. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-D.C.) at her office on Capitol Hill, Washington, D.C., Thursday, November 6, 2014. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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Washington, D.C. Mayor Elect Muriel Bowser meets with Rep. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-D.C.) at her office on Capitol Hill, Washington, D.C., Thursday, November 6, 2014. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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Washington, D.C. Mayor Elect Muriel Bowser meets with Rep. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-D.C.) at her office on Capitol Hill, Washington, D.C., Thursday, November 6, 2014. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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Washington, D.C. Mayor Elect Muriel Bowser meets with Rep. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-D.C.) at her office on Capitol Hill, Washington, D.C., Thursday, November 6, 2014. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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Washington, D.C. Mayor Elect Muriel Bowser meets with Rep. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-D.C.) at her office on Capitol Hill, Washington, D.C., Thursday, November 6, 2014. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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Washington, D.C. Mayor Elect Muriel Bowser meets with Rep. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-D.C.) at her office on Capitol Hill, Washington, D.C., Thursday, November 6, 2014. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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Washington, D.C. Mayor Elect Muriel Bowser meets with Rep. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-D.C.) at her office on Capitol Hill, Washington, D.C., Thursday, November 6, 2014. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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Delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton: “I do not believe that any member of Congress wants to shut down the D.C. government … due to a purely federal matter.” (The Washington Times)