Discover a new way to find and share stories you'll loveā€¦ Learn about Reading Desk

Post Profile



Why the DC Voting Rights bill may turn out to be HUGE for Oregon

Today, the U.S. Senate voted 61-37 to pass a bill that will expand the size of the House of Representatives from 435 members to 437 members. The House will take up the bill next week, but it's expected to easily pass there (as it has in previous years.) Why two new seats? Well, one of the seats, #437, will be guaranteed to the District of Columbia, providing some measure of congressional representation to its residents.
read more

share

Copyright © 2011 Regator, LLC