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Statehood in the News...

Renewed Discussion on D.C. Statehood Draws Supporters

October 7, 2019 Bull Dog Tribune

Next 27th representative should help D.C. residents

October 7, 2019 Buffalo News

Warren signs onto Students for D.C. Statehood pledge

October 5, 2019 GW Hatchett

Chairman McGovern Condemns Latest Republican Effort to Meddle in Local D.C. Affairs

October 2, 2019 Washington Informer

Bowser Reveals Statehood Strategy 

October 2, 2019 Washington Informer

If Democrats take Congress, statehood for D.C. and Puerto Rico should be a priority

October 2, 2019 Washington Post

Congress holds its first hearing for D.C. statehood in over a quarter-century

September 30, 2019 The Eagle

Here's an equally unlikely solution to D.C. statehood

September 29, 2019 Washington Post

Jimmy Carter Honored for Support of DC Statehood and Voting Rights

September 28, 2019 Daily Kos

Activists Push for DC Statehood

September 28, 2019 202 DCTV

Why is DC Excluded from Statehood?

September 27, 2019 Richmond Free Press

D.C. Statehood Gets First Congress Hearing in 25 Years

September 26, 2019 The Tower

Representation and Statehood

September 27, 2019 Capital News Service

What Will it Take for D.C. to Become a State? Think Red!

September 26, 2019 The DC Voice

Congress holds its first hearing for D.C. statehood in 26 years

September 26, 2019 The Hoya

Bowser continues push to make D.C. 51st state with a visit to elementary school

September 25, 2019 WJLA 7 - TV

Why are we excluded?

September 25, 2019 Washington Informer

D.C. Statehood Proponents Capitalize on Historic Moment

September 25, 2019 Washington Informer

The US almost tore itself apart to get to 50 states. Can DC make it 51?

September 25, 2019 VOX

Reporter's Notebook: Why Democrats' push for DC statehood will likely keep stalling

September 23, 2019 FOX News

On The Hill, Episode 35: A chat with DC Vote Executive Director Bo Shuff about if DC should become the 51st state

September 23, 2019 FOX News DC

September 23, 2019 The GW Hatchett Podcast

September 22, 2019 FOX News DC

Republicans think D.C. statehood is about parking spaces

September 21, 2019 Washington Post

DC statehood push faces long odds despite record support

September 21, 2019 The Hill

Today Explained: The 51st State?

September 20, 2019 VOX

The Argument Against D.C. Statehood Is Rooted in Racism

September 20, 2019 The New Republic

Friday's Mini-Report: The Rachel Maddow Show

September 20, 2019 MSNBC

Republican Arguments Against D.C. Statehood Aren’t Getting Any Newer—or Any Less Racist

September 20, 2019 Slate Magazine

Democrats lead new charge for DC statehood

September 20, 2019 Yahoo News

District Line Daily: Three Takeaways From the Three-Hour Statehood Hearing

September 20, 2019 The City Paper

Statehood Hearing: Seven Things We Learned

September 20, 2019 The Washingtonian

Statehood Backers Prepare To Swarm the Hill

September 19, 2019 FOX News Jim Lokay

Our local laws can be overruled by Congress': Why DC wants to become the 51st state

September 19, 2019 WJLA TV 7

Washingtonians rally to show support for DC statehood on hearing day

September 19, 2019 WJLA TV 7

New hearing on D.C. statehood, same old partisan lines

September 19, 2019 Roll Call

Here's why locals say yes or no to DC statehood

September 19, 2019 The New York Times

Our local laws can be overruled by Congress': Why DC wants to become the 51st state

September 19, 2019 WJLA 7 TV

The House Held A Historic Hearing On Making Washington, DC, The 51st State

September 19, 2019 Buzzfeed

Statehood effort sees momentum in Washington but divides Congress; Louisiana members give views from opposite sides

September 19, 2019 The New York Times

House holds hearing on DC Statehood for first time in more than 25 years

September 19, 2019 CBS Baltimore

House Democrats held the first hearing on DC statehood in 25 years

September 19, 2019 VOX

Bill to make D.C. a state gets support of Democratic presidential candidates

September 19, 2019 The Grio

D.C. Statehood Hearing To Be Held In House Of Representatives

September 19, 2019 HOT 107.5 FM Detroit

DC's first statehood hearing in 25 years begins on Capitol Hill

September 19, 2019 Associated Press

LIVE: Congress holds historic hearing on D.C. statehood

September 19, 2019 Washington Post Live

DC Statehood Gets 1st House of Representatives Hearing in a Generation

September 19, 2019 NBC 4 TV - DC

After ‘momentous’ DC statehood hearing, supporters march to unify cause

September 19, 2019 WTOP

D.C. statehood: What to expect of the first House hearing on the issue in more than 25 years

September 19, 2019 Washington Post

Here’s How You Can Get Your Own 51-Star Flag

September 18, 2019 Washingtonian

Wyoming, Monaco, voting rights and taxes: All the reasons Washington, DC should be a state

September 18, 2019 USA Today

Statehood Backers Prepare To Swarm the Hill

September 18, 2019 FOX TV 5 Jim Lokay

DC statehood will give representation to city residents and rectify a deep injustice

September 18, 2019 The Hill

This is D.C. statehood’s only way forward

September 17, 2019 Washington Post - Colby King

Try This Chili-and-Half-Smoke-Topped Pizza If You Crave D.C. Statehood

September 17, 2019 City Paper

The New Battle For DC Statehood

September 17, 2019 "The Daily Drum" WHUR 96.3 FM

What You Need To Know About D.C. Statehood Ahead of Thursday's Historic Hearing

September 16, 2019 City Paper