Monthly Archives: July 2011

Mr. Mayor, Put Your Money Where Your Mouth Is!

Mayor Gray while in office and on the campaign trail called for DC Statehood not voting rights and not fake home rule yet his actions are not consistent with his public pronouncements. In 2010, before he had decided/announced that he … Continue reading

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Harry Thomas Jr. Makes Me Want to Spend $243 Million!

My ethically challenged councilmember makes me want to reclaim control over the District Court system and thus add at least $243 million in local expenditures to run the system (in FY11 the federal government paid $243 million for operation of the District’s court … Continue reading

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Step by Step

This past week was a good week for cause of Neighbors United for DC Statehood. On Sunday citizens gathered in Manor Park to discuss the push for statehood. Citizens from both Manor Park and Brookland joined together for an afternoon where … Continue reading

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Adopt a Member of Congress

Brookland’s Anne Anderson is organizing an effort to have citizens of the District adopt a member or members of Congress to write to in support of DC statehood. I’m choosing to join this effort because the process by which we will achieve … Continue reading

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Organize Your Neighborhood Now!

The District has great people and great neighborhoods that have a sense of civic and community pride. Neighbors United for DC Statehood wants to organize statehood groups in every neighborhood in the District so that when we demand our rights … Continue reading

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