Local officials in D.C. recently convened a convention to draft a constitution that would put the city on the path to statehood. Under the plan, the District would adopt a new name: "New Columbia." But some of those who've been on the front lines of the fight for statehood aren't thrilled about how the process has worked so far - and where it might be going.
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- Christopher John Farley editor, The Wall Street Journal; and author of "Before the Legend: The Rise of Bob Marley" (Amistad/Harper Collins)
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