‘New Columbia’ name for 51st state scrapped for...Washington D.C.
The draft constitution circulated recently by the New Columbia Statehood Commission is a significant milestone for the District that all residents can applaud. The document seriously falls short in is its failure to make mention of ...
Prince George's County has endorsed the notion of making the District of Columbia the 51st state. Unlike attempts to get New Hampshire and Florida to embrace D.C. statehood, this came without a big plane trip. [ more › ]
The name “New Columbia” was a rallying cry for statehood activists in 1982
Statehood activists demand constitutional convention to give people a voice in shaping 51st state.