Articles tagged: Senate
Passing along party lines, legislation to admit D.C. as the nation’s 51st state was approved by the House of Representatives on April 22.
It's fashionable, right now, to blame political institutions for all the problems we see in our democracy. Resisting that impulse is important.
For the first time in history, D.C. statehood has been approved by a house of Congress, passing the House in a 232-180 vote on June 26. Despite the vote, and... Read more