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Earl Gregg Swem Library

Political Status of Puerto Rico: Options for Congress

Categories: History,Latin America,Puerto Rico

http://assets.opencrs.com/rpts/RL32933_20100423.pdf

Describes history and early governance of Puerto Rico, the development of the island’s constitution, status debates and votes since 1952, and current issues of debate over the political status.  From the Congressional Research Service, posted by OpenCRS.org.