The US Congress has approved the idea of creating a new state



The US Congress has approved the idea of creating a new state

From an administrative point of view, Washington is now considered the District of Columbia, which is not part of any state.





Most members of the House of Representatives supported the bill granting the US capital Washington the status of a separate state, CNN reported.

The congressman approved the project 232, and 180 were against. The representatives of the Democratic Party supported the idea basically, and the Republicans were against.

From an administrative point of view, Washington is now considered the District of Columbia, which is not part of any state.

Eleanor Holmes Norton, the spokeswoman for the Democratic Party, argues that the formation of a separate state has a political and demographic rationale.

It was previously reported that in Washington a section of the street leading to the White House was named after the anti-racism movement.

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