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Sending a Message with a Street Sign

4 years ago January 13, 2011 Jan 13, 2011 Thursday, January 13 2011 Thursday, January 13, 2011 6:40:59 PM CST in News
Source: Associated Press
By: Michael Marsh

Pennsylvania Avenue of White House fame in Washington, D.C. could be renamed to reflect the unhappiness of residents over the city not having a vote in Congress.

Some suggestions: Unconstitutional Avenue, No Vote Street and Statehood Way.

The city has 600,000 residents who have no say in Congress.

No Pennsylvania Avenue Signs would come down, but a ceremonial sign would go under them if a name is chosen.

D.C. Council member Michael A. Brown is behind the push.

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