Commonwealth Status: A History of Rejection by the U.S.

Puerto Rico’s pro-“commonwealth” political party is pushing to ignore the results of the plebiscite held on November 3, 2020. Instead, they want to try once again to include a “commonwealth” option on a new referendum following a status convention. The United States government has repeatedly rejected many reiterations of “commonwealth” over the years, and some … Continue reading Commonwealth Status: A History of Rejection by the U.S.