DC Vote Press Statement on HR 7 Vote in the House Today

DC VOTE LAUNCHES “30 DAYS OF DISAPPROVAL” FOR LAWMAKERS WHO IGNORE DEMOCRACY

Will provide platform for supporters to “disapprove” members who targeted DC initiative in 2015 federal spending bill

DC Vote Continues Sit in at Senator Reid’s Office As Dems Tout 77 Spending Bill “Policy Victories”

Coalition to Defend DC Democracy To Converge on Senator Reid’s Office Today

 

DC Vote Statement Regarding the Release of a FY2015 Federal Spending Bill

 

Statement of DC Vote Executive Director Kimberly Perry on Bipartisan Defense of DC Initiative 71

Today, four members of Congress participated in a press conference to support DC initiative 71, which was supported by 65 percent of DC voters on November 4. Those members include DC Delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC), Rep. Dana Rohrabacher (R-CA), Rep. Earl Blumenauer (D-OR), and Rep. Jared Polis (D-CO). 
 

Senate Statehood Hearing Highlights Lack of Equality for Americans Living in the District of Columbia

The hearing on S. 132 today conducted by the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee highlights an enduring blemish on American democracy. American citizens residing in the nation’s capital continue to be denied democratic rights that every other American enjoys.
 

DC Vote’s Equality Float Named Among Best in Parade

Designed by artist Peter Krsko, DC Vote’s equality themed float was a crowd favorite during the Palisades Independence Day Parade

Rand Paul's Hypocrisy Continues

DC Vote issued the following statement in response to Senator Rand Paul (R-KY)'s amendment to Bipartisan Sportsmen Act (S. 2363) to attempts to overturn DC's locally passed gun laws.

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