House passes DC statehood bill

DC statehood

The U.S. House on Friday approved legislation to make D.C. the 51st state in the United States.

Continue reading on WTOP

More articles about DC statehood

DC statehood

NAACP | DC Statehood Vote Today

1 week ago by NAACP (press release)

Despite the fact that D.C. residents pay federal taxes, serve on juries and defend our nation in times of war, the residents of the District of Columbia are barred ...

Continue reading
NAACP | DC Statehood Vote Today
DC statehood

The House Just Passed a Bill to Establish DC Statehood. Now What?

1 week ago by Washingtonian

It's a step in the right direction, but don't expect you'll get a voting member of Congress anytime soon.

Continue reading
The House Just Passed a Bill to Establish DC Statehood. Now What?
DC statehood

In Historic First, The House Of Representatives Passes D.C. ...

1 week ago by WAMU 88.5

The vote marks the first time a chamber of Congress has passed D.C. statehood legislation.

Continue reading
In Historic First, The House Of Representatives Passes D.C. ...
DC statehood

House set for historic vote on DC statehood | TheHill

1 week ago by The Hill

The House is poised to pass legislation Friday that would make Washington, D.C., the 51st state, the first time such a bill has ever been approved.

Continue reading
House set for historic vote on DC statehood | TheHill
DC statehood

Biden, Trump clash over DC statehood bill

1 week ago by Fox News

President Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden are 180 degrees apart when it comes to whether the District of Columbia should achieve statehood.

Continue reading
Biden, Trump clash over DC statehood bill
DC statehood

House Approves D.C. Statehood in Historic Vote

1 week ago by The New York Times

It is the first time a chamber of Congress has approved establishing the nation's capital as the 51st state. The measure is all but certain to die in the ...

Continue reading
House Approves D.C. Statehood in Historic Vote
DC statehood

D.C. statehood approved by U.S. House for first time in history

1 week ago by Washington Post

The bill to make Washington, D.C. the 51st state is opposed by the White House and will likely die in the Senate.

Continue reading
D.C. statehood approved by U.S. House for first time in history
DC statehood

House passes bill to provide D.C. statehood

1 week ago by Politico

The House on Friday voted to establish the District of Columbia as the nation's 51st state, marking the first time that either chamber of Congress has agreed to ...

Continue reading
House passes bill to provide D.C. statehood
DC statehood

Six Colossally Stupid Arguments Against DC Statehood

1 week ago by Washingtonian

Contrary to popular belief, having a robust logging industry is not a criteria for statehood.

Continue reading
Six Colossally Stupid Arguments Against DC Statehood
DC statehood

House Democrats pass DC statehood bill Friday - CNNPolitics

1 week ago by CNN

House Democrats approved a bill to admit Washington, DC, as a state on Friday, marking the first time either chamber of Congress has advanced a DC ...

Continue reading
House Democrats pass DC statehood bill Friday - CNNPolitics