• U.S. state - Wikipedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/U.S._state In the United States, a state is a constituent political entity, of which there are currently 50.Bound together in a political union, each state holds governmental jurisdiction over a separate and defined geographic territory and shares its sovereignty with the federal government.Due to this shared sovereignty, Americans are citizens both of the federal republic and of the state in which they ...
  • List of U.S. states - Simple English Wikipedia, the free ...

    simple.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_U.S._states This article lists the 50 states of the United States.It also lists their populations, date they became a state or agreed to the United States Declaration of Independence, their total area, land area, water area and the number of representatives in the United States House of Representatives.. Washington D.C. is not one of the 50 states. It is a city inside the District of Columbia (a federal ...
  • List of states and territories of the United States ...

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_states_and_territories_of_the_United_States The United States of America is a federal republic consisting of 50 states, a federal district (Washington, D.C., the capital city of the United States), five major territories, and various minor islands. The 48 contiguous states and Washington, D.C., are in North America between Canada and Mexico, while Alaska is in the far northwestern part of North America and Hawaii is an archipelago in ...
  • U.S. state - Wikipedia

    sco.wikipedia.org/wiki/U.S._state A U.S. state (abbreviation o Unitit States state) is ony ane o the 50 federatit states o the Unitit States o Americae that share sovereignty wi the federal govrenment.Acause o this shared sovereignty, an American is a ceetizen baith o the federal entity an o his or her state o domicile. Fower states uise the offeecial title o commonweel rather than state.
  • U.S. state - Simple English Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    simple.wikipedia.org/wiki/U.S._state In the United States, a state is a political entity.There are currently 50 of them, and they are bound together in a federation.Each has a government and can make laws over a particular area that the state covers. All states have a shared sovereignty with the U.S. federal government.People who were born or naturalized in states are citizens of both the United States and the state they are in ...
  • U.S. States: 50 States and State Capitals | HISTORY.com ...

    www.history.com/topics/us-states Stretching more than 3,000 miles from the Atlantic Ocean to the Pacific Ocean, the United States of America is comprised of 50 states, each with its own state capital, traditions and history.
  • The State That Produced the Most U.S. Presidents | Reader ...

    www.rd.com/article/most-presidents-born The United States has seen 45 presidents move in and out of office over the course of 229 years. With that many presidents, you would think they would have come from a variety of different states ...
  • U.S. Department of State - United States Department of State

    www.state.gov Mike Pompeo was sworn in as the 70th U.S. Secretary of State on April 26, 2018. The Secretary of State, appointed by the President with the advice and consent of the Senate, is the President's chief foreign affairs adviser.
  • U.S. State Department eases China travel advisory for ...

    financialpost.com/.../u-s-state-department-eases-china-travel-advisory-for-am... On Aug. 6, the U.S. State Department and Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and Prevention lifted its global advisory recommending U.S. citizens avoid all international travel because of the coronavirus pandemic, and instead issued a raft of high-level warnings for individual countries.
  • U.S. Senate

    www.senate.gov Plan a Visit to the Capitol. Your visit to the historic U.S. Capitol begins as you enter the Capitol Visitor Center. The visitor's center is located below the East Plaza of the Capitol between Constitution and Independence Avenues.