Washington, D.C., formally the District of Columbia and commonly referred to as "
Washington", ... For the state on the U.S. West Coast, see Washington (state). ....
citizens living in the ...
The District of Columbia rests on land provided by two states: Maryland and
Virginia. DC is not a state itself, which is why the license plates offer the mot...
Jul 11, 2016 ... The District of Columbia is not a state, it is a federal district. When the Constitution
of the United States was adopted in 1787, what is now the ...
Aug 24, 2008 ... I believe the Founders were afraid the state hosting Washington, DC ... to be
either considered to be in a southern state or a northern one?
Washington, D.C. is not located within any American state, but is situated ...
District," co-exists with D.C. Fundamentally, the two are considered the same and
Mar 17, 2015 ... Washington, D.C., remains a territory, not a state, and since 1974 it has .... is
considered one of the world's finest residences for a head of state.
Apr 15, 2016 ... With Washington, D.C.'s mayor calling for a November vote on statehood, it
raises the question, why wasn't the nation's capital made a state in ...
Jun 29, 2015 ... ... legislation that would make Washington, D.C. the 51st state in the union ... the
rest of the land now considered the District of Columbia would ...
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To this day, the District of Columbia is neither a state nor a territory and remains
.... that the District of Columbia had never been considered a "state" for
constitutional purposes. ... Washington, D.C.: National Legal Center for the Public
Situated on the Potomac River, Washington, D.C., was originally carved out of ...
and Virginia (Virginia's portion south of the river was returned to that state in ...