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Rename Pennsylvania Avenue? D.C. Statehood Advocates Push 'No Vote' Theme

01/14/2011 12:15 pm ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Activists for Washington, D.C., statehood are pushing the notion of symbolically renaming Pennsylvania Avenue -- the grand thoroughfare running past the White House and up to Capitol Hill -- to highlight the city's lack of representation in Congress.

Alternatives like "No Vote Street," "Unconstitutional Avenue," and "Statehood Way" are said to be under consideration.

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