President Trump laid out the case against statehood for Washington D.C. in an interview with the New York Post. Heres' what he said:
“They want to do that so they pick up two automatic Democrat — you know it’s 100 percent Democrat, basically — so why would the Republicans ever do that? That’ll never happen unless we have some very, very stupid Republicans around that I don’t think you do. You understand that, right?” Trump said.