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D.C. Statehood Effort Gets Renewed Push from Delaware Senator

Delaware Senator Tom Carper in 2022.
Emily Cohen
Delaware Senator Tom Carper in 2022.

Delaware U.S. Sen. Tom Carper is very familiar with what it takes to represent a small state. Now, he’s renewing his push for the creation of another small state, the District of Columbia. WHYY's Mark Eichmann has more.

Read the full story here.

(Original air-date: 1/25/23)

Mark Eichmann has been covering news in Delaware for nearly 20 years. In addition to writing about Delaware for WHYY, Mark is deputy managing editor of WHYY’s Delaware desk in downtown Wilmington. Since starting at WHYY in 2008, he’s produced hundreds of stories for radio, TV, and web.