Beside the whole Constitutional thing about you can't create a state out of another state (and the District is carved our of Maryland)there is another good reason that D.C. should never be given statehood. Take a look at the top states for Obama's approval where his is at 50% or more:
Thanks to Don Surber
81.1% approval? Are you kidding me? Even his own home state of Illinois only has him at 50.4% approval. I have always suspected that there must be hallucinogens in the water there. This seems to be proof.