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Washington Mayor Vincent C. Gray (center) reviews his talking points with his legislative director, Janene Jackson (left), at the New Hampshire Statehouse in Concord, N.H., before delivering testimony to New Hampshire representatives to advocate for D.C. statehood on Friday, Jan. 27, 2012. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)
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Washington Mayor Vincent C. Gray (center) reviews his talking points with his legislative director, Janene Jackson (left), at the New Hampshire Statehouse in Concord, N.H., before delivering testimony to New Hampshire representatives to advocate for D.C. statehood on Friday, Jan. 27, 2012. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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