This D.C. statehood activist just got full voting rights – in Austria.

“Bo Shuff finally got full voting rights — something he’s spent years fighting for as a D.C. statehood advocate. And he’s a little chagrined about it. Because the country in which he will finally have a full say is Austria. Yes. It’s easier for a 50-year-old, opinionated, gay, cake baking, glass blowing political consultant, advocate and Washington wonk to get the right to vote in elections across Atlantic Ocean, in Austria, than it is in the country where he was born, in the place he’s lived most of his life.”

Read the entire Washington Post piece here.