At a House Oversight and Reform Committee Markup, Congressman Sarbanes Voiced Strong Support for Landmark D.C. Statehood Effort
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Democracy Reform Task Force Chair Rep. John Sarbanes (D-Md.) today voted to pass the Washington, D.C. Admissions Act through the House Committee on Oversight and Reform. The bill would admit of the State of Washington, D.C. into the Union and provide D.C. residents with full voting rights.