Douglass County Maryland offered as alternative to DC statehood
While the full House is poised to pass H.R. 51, the D.C. statehood bill, it’s still faces an uncertain future in the United States Senate, even with Democrats wielding the tie-breaking vote. David Krucoff is advocating for the District to instead be retroceded into Maryland, forming Douglass County. He joined Jim on The Final 5 to explain how his plan would work, which currently only has the support of one federal lawmaker in the region, Rep. Andy Harris.