Muriel Bowser

DC Mayor Gives Update Ahead of Statehood Vote Friday

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Editor's note: This story is no longer being updated. Go here for details on what the mayor said about the Fourth of July.

D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser is addressing the public ahead of the Congressional vote Friday on D.C. statehood.

She urged residents to stay home on the Fourth of July and avoid large crowds as the coronavirus pandemic continues.

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