Several attorneys general across the country just made a stunning move. President Joe Biden’s plan is going down in flames.
“Twenty-two Republican Attorneys General wrote a letter to Congress and the Biden administration, contending Washington, D.C. cannot become a state through legislation but only through a Constitutional amendment,” reported Breitbart News this week.
Biden and the Democrats are hellbent on making D.C. the 51st state — in order to cement even more power for them in our nation’s capital. But they better think twice.
Republican AGs stated in their letter that if this plan is pushed through Congress and signed into law, they “will use every legal tool at our disposal to defend the United States Constitution.”
And there’s a good chance the Supreme Court would strike down D.C. statehood, too. Simply put, D.C. cannot be granted statehood without a constitutional amendment.
The late Justice Antonin Scalia once said, “It is … fanciful to consider as ‘politically powerless’ a city whose residents include a high proportion of the officers of all three branches of the federal government and their staffs.”
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