1996 United States House of Representatives election in the District of Columbia
|Elections in the District of Columbia|
The 1996 congressional election for the Delegate from the District of Columbia was held on November 5, 1996. The winner of the race was Eleanor Holmes Norton (D), who won her third re-election. All elected members would serve in 105th United States Congress.
Eleanor Holmes Norton, a Democrat, sought election for her fourth term to the United States House of Representatives. Norton was opposed in this election by Republican challenger Sprague Simonds who received 7.54%. This resulted in Norton being re-elected with 90% of the vote.
|Democratic||Eleanor Holmes Norton (inc.)||134,996||90.00|
|Socialist Workers||Sam Manuel||1,146||0.76|