Eleanor Holmes Norton said she would "not let history repeat itself."
Miriam Carey struck two police vehicles during a seven-minute chase in D.C.
U.S. Judge Emmet Sullivan said only Congress has the power to give the District autonomy.
A poll this year found that 63 percent of District residents support legalization.
"We cannot depend on consistency or an aversion to hypocrisy to save our law," the D.C. lawmaker...