Examples of statehouse in a Sentence
a field trip to the statehouse to see the legislature in session
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As statehouses across the country approach the end of their legislative sessions in the coming weeks, advocates on either side of the gun debate are pushing hard to get their measures across the finish line.
Along with the steady stream of harassment cases involving other powerful men, there has been extensive activity in statehouses across the country.
There were a handful of competitive primaries for the Illinois statehouse, where two Republicans and two Democrats were on the primary ballot to represent the 59th House District and two Republicans are competing in the 62nd House District.
Holder, who served as then President Barack Obama's first attorney general, has been leading an effort to help Democrats win statehouse races nationally, including Wisconsin races for governor and state Senate.
More Republicans in control of more statehouses, in other words, would ultimately mean more congressional districts drawn in their favor.
Missy Dodds tried to take on the issue of safety after the Red Lake shootings, but found no support at the statehouse.
Carmel freshman helps organize Indiana's March For Our Lives Carmel High School freshman Isabella Fallahi is one of eight Indiana high schoolers organizing a rally against gun violence in front of the statehouse from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday.
Tuesday's primary includes a lengthy roster of competitive races locally, from the governor to the Lake County Board, with congressional and statehouse races mixed in.
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Definition of statehouse for English Language Learners
: the building in which the legislature of a U.S. state meets and works
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