D.C. Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton said she doesnt have any reason to think Republicans will stop with just the social riders already included in a D.C. appropriations bill.
Norton said she is focusing her efforts to rebuff the proposed abortion policy, or other potential riders, on influencing the Senate and the White House, where she said she has met with several officials to discuss District issues.
Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Md., right, hugs Harold Schaitberger, General President of the International Association of Fire Fighters, after the Congressman spoke at the IAFF's Legislative Conference General Session at the Hyatt Regency on Capitol Hill, March 9, 2015. The day featured addresses by members of Congress and Vice President Joe Biden.