Year founded- 1976

Population- 754,230

Governor- James B. Hensen

Two senators (names & party affiliation)

House of Rep

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Universities/ colleges

University of Menate

University of Lugos

Linton Community College

Dinton State Community College

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state motto

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Steps took to enter the union

1. Pass an enabling act

2.Territorial convention prepares the constitution.

3.Put into a popular vote

4.If the voters approve the document it is submitted to Congress for its consideration.

5.If congress still agrees to Statehood, it passes an act of admission.

6. If the president signs the act, new state becomes an union.