DC thinks this flag
will help them secure representation in Congress. For those out of the know,
Washington DC does not have a voting representative in Congress. With a Congress
this closely divided, it doesn't look likely to occur, either. So the city
has been reduced to raising awareness through these stunts. Last year, over
the objections of Congress, DC replaced 'Celebrate and Discover' with 'Taxation
without Representation' on license plates. More on this, later...