In the State of the Union address, President Obama said, “Surely we can agree that the right to vote is sacred; that it’s being denied to too many; and that,… Read more »
Puerto Rico Senate President Eduardo Bhatia has said that he would approve a yes/no vote on statehood for Puerto Rico, if the Congress would allow it. A yes/no vote on… Read more »
In a statement to the U.S. House of Representatives on January 13, Rep. Pedro Pierluisi (D-PR) called for a federal law sponsoring a vote in Puerto Rico on statehood for… Read more »
[ViaviWordPressTimeline timelineid=”2″] Data from U.S. Census, Pew Research Center, Government Development Bank for Puerto Rico, and U.S. Census Bureau.
The original 13 British colonies that rebelled against England in 1776 and won independence for our nation were eligible to become states under the Articles of Confederation, which created the… Read more »