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A star is born — or tries.

The nation's capital has lined Pennsylvania Avenue with 51-star American flags as the city of [Only registered and activated users can see links. ] prepares for a hearing on statehood this week.

Roughly 140 flags were put up by [Only registered and activated users can see links. ] and can be seen down Pennsylvania Avenue NW lining the space between the [Only registered and activated users can see links. ] and the [Only registered and activated users can see links. ].

The mayor's office organized a parade Monday morning down the famed street in the heart of the capital. Bowser and [Only registered and activated users can see links. ] will walk "to call on Congress to grant voting rights and full representation to DC’s 702,000 residents, including 30,000 veterans," according to the parade's [Only registered and activated users can see links. ] page.

On Thursday, the [Only registered and activated users can see links. ] is scheduled to hold a hearing, initially scheduled for July, on a bill proposing statehood for the [Only registered and activated users can see links. ]. The bill seeks to have the city “admitted to the Union on equal footing with the other states.”

The bill calls for districtwide elections of two senators and one House representative. It says all district territory would be included in the declaration, save for specific exclusions of federal buildings and monuments, such as the White House.



Liberals want two more Democrat Senators in Congress and are willing to violate the Constitution of the United States to get them.