House approves measure to make Washington, D.C. a state

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The house approved a measure to make Washington DC the fifty first state marking the first time a decent statehood proposal has passed either chamber of commerce the legislation passed to thirty two to one eighty with only one Democrat joining Republicans to vote against it the legislation titled HR fifty one would create the state of Washington Douglas Commonwealth named after Frederick Douglass president Donald Trump has criticized the idea of DC statehood and the White House has threatened to veto any

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