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Old Posted Jan 2, 2018, 10:04 PM
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Originally Posted by jd3189 View Post
Well, based on what Pedestrian said, it could be a possibility. I think it would be good way for DC to expand beyond its political roots.
It would be a long drawn out court battle and VA would win. The federal government has no authority over existing state boundaries (states are sovereign)...other than create new states so VA would have to be willing to return Alexandria back to DC. MD/VA volunteered the land initially. Both sides agreed to retrocede the land back to VA...
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