Taxation Without Representation
A D.C. attorney and the former executive director of the city’s chapter of the ALCU says he will file a lawsuit to prevent federal agencies from leaving the District if a statehood bill is not passed.
Outgoing Attorney General Eric Holder says District of Columbia residents deserve representation in Congress.
President Barack Obama’s ride has a new license plate.
District of Columbia officials are using Inauguration Day to call attention to the District’s lack of statehood and congressional representation.
President Barack Obama will put the District’s “Taxation Without Representation” license plates on his limos starting this weekend, D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray said Tuesday.
Two District of Columbia leaders are heading to the White House to talk about the possibility of President Barack Obama putting the city’s “Taxation Without Representation” license plates on his official vehicle.
The advocacy group D.C. Vote has started a petition on the White House website calling for the presidential limousine to carry the District of Columbia’s ‘Taxation Without Representation’ license plates.