TITLE

The 51st State? Washington, D.C., votes to become a state

PUB. DATE
January 2017
SOURCE
Scholastic News -- Edition 4;1/16/2017, Vol. 79 Issue 12, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the decision of voters in Washington, D.C., to make the city the 51st state. Nearly 10 percent of voters voted in favor of the referendum in November 2016. The U.S. Congress will make the final decision on the proposal. Experts believe that Congress will not make a decision on the issue anytime soon.
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120517371

 

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