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Opinion: Washington D.C. deserves to become the 51st state

(10/09/19 6:28pm)

The House of Representatives held a hearing on Sept. 19 that AU students attended to discuss the Washington D.C. Admission Act. The bill, which was introduced by Rep. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-D.C.) in January, would make Washington D.C. the 51st state and give more than 700,000 residents voting representation in Congress.