For more than 20 years, Equality for DC has been the mission of DC Vote. In the last four years we’ve led the national fight for Statehood and pushed the issue further than ever before. event calendar [tribe_mini_calendar] Upcoming Events Thu 22 DC STATEHOOD FLOOR VOTE This date could change so check back frequently! RSVP… Important Milestones Long considered a long-shot local issue, DC statehood is now a winnable campaign. Barbara Helmick tells the story of how changing the narrative allowed organizers to build the coalition they needed to win.