How to Guarantee U.S. Citizenship after the Plebiscite

The ballot for the June 11th status referendum in Puerto Rico originally informed voters that future U.S. citizenship was guaranteed only under statehood. The Department of Justice disapproved this wording. In the Department’s view, the status quo — Puerto Rico is currently an unincorporated territory of the United States — also allows citizenship. Puerto Ricans … Continue reading How to Guarantee U.S. Citizenship after the Plebiscite