House Panel Backs Bill to Place Douglass, L’Enfant in Statuary Hall (WaPo)

“The House Administration Committee voted along party lines for a measure that calls for placing statues of abolitionist Frederick Douglass and architect Pierre L’Enfant in Statuary Hall, just as the 50 states have two statues apiece in the halls of the Capitol. The Douglass and L’Enfant statues have been sitting at One Judiciary Square, awaiting permission to move into the legislative branch….”

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