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It's past time we come together as a nation and get this done!

It's time we come together as a nation and get this done!



Volunteer opportunities across the state July 20th - 27th

Iowans For DC Statehood will have booths in most of the host communities along the route and we are looking for people to help man the booth, hand out information and free stuff, collect supporter contacts and be a part of history.  Sign-up  today!

Most shifts are in 2-hour increments.  You can sign up for more than one, or multiple days.  We will have booths in the following towns:

Council Bluffs - July 20

Atlantic - July 21

Winterset - July 22

Indianola - July 23

Fairfield - July 25

Burlington - July 26

Keokuk - July 27

(We will not have a booth in Centerville.)

If you can't be there, you can still help and support the team by going to www.iowansfordcstatehood.com/shop and buy a team bike shirt or white t-shirts - both pictured below.  

For questions - please email r4r@iowansfordcstatehood or call 515-493-0051.


The press conference / Rally will be held  in Indianola on the morning of July 24, 2019 at 8:00 AM.  Everyone is encouraged to come and stand with us as we commemorate the hearing of H.R. 51 taking place at 9:00 AM in the U.S. House later that morning.

Press Conference Location

304 N F St.

Indianola, IA  50125

8:00 AM

Everyone, including Presidential Candidates and Elected Officials (from all parties), not otherwise in D.C. for the hearing, are invited to join us and take part to show their support for the people of D.C.!

Wear your D.C. Statehood buttons and t-shirts!

If you don't have a t-shirt yet, order one at www.iowansfordcstatehood.com/shop.

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Iowans For D.C. Statehood with Senator Paul Strauss

History is being made in congress in the fight to bring equal representation to over 700,000 fellow Americans.

At an event at Grand View University on March 28, 2019, we heard from Rep. Ako Abdul-Samad, Tamyra Harrison, Founder of Iowans For D.C. Statehood and our very special guest, D.C. Senator Paul Strauss who discussed the struggles D.C. residents face, why this is long overdue and how Iowans can make a difference! For more information email info@iowansfordcstatehood.com

History made with vote on H.R. 1 March 8th!

It's Time To Act! support H.R. 51!

H.R. 51 supporting D.C. Statehood has a record number 213 co-sponsors, including Congressman Dave Loebsack and Congresswoman Abby Finkenauer.

We hope all of Iowa's members of the House will join them soon!  

HR 51 Summary (docx)


DC Statehood:Last Week Tonight with John Oliver

Everything you need to know about why D.C. should be made a state in one short video as only John Oliver can.

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