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Monthly Archives: August 2012
UPDATED: UPON REFLECTION MAYBE THE STATEHOOD GLASS IS ONLY 1/4 FULL AND NOT HALF FULL AS ARTICULATED BELOW BUT THE POINT REMAINS: SOME SIGNIFICANT WORK HAS TAKEN PLACE OVER THE LAST YEAR AND A HALF IN THE PUSH FOR DC … Continue reading
Often times when DC Statehood activists discuss one of the main reasons for DC Statehood the common line is to end “Taxation Without Representation.” Undoubtedly, the fact that District citizens contribute more tax revenue to federal coffers than 18 states … Continue reading
Below is an opinion piece by Mark Plotkin published in the Washington Post on Sunday, August 24th, 2012. It’s worth a read so we’re reposting it here: http://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/we-need-a-floor-fight-for-dc-statehood/2012/08/24/6f171908-ed55-11e1-b09d-07d971dee30a_print.html We need a floor fight for D.C. statehood By Mark Plotkin, Published: … Continue reading
Earlier this week the National Tea Party-Republican Party adopted an unbelievably hostile platform with language in direct opposition to DC Statehood. The local DC GOP has stated that they are disappointed with the platform language. They should not be disappointed, … Continue reading