I don't know how to spell it, but Too Che GOP. Smart move. Basically, if Democrats want to give DC residents representation, they have to give them the gun rights that the rest of us have. If Liberals fight that, they'll make themselves targets of the NRA. Gun Amendment Threatens D.C. Voting Bill : NPR Lawmakers in the House this week are scheduled to take up a bill that would give Washington DC a voting member in Congress. Just last week the legislation appeared to be a sure thing. But then the Senate added a controversial amendment rolling back the city's gun restrictions. That's put the bill in jeopardy.