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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Puerto_Rico

Puerto Rico (Spanish for "Rich Port"), officially the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico and briefly ...

www.puertoricoreport.com/the-meaning-of-commonwealth

Puerto Rico is often called a commonwealth, but that is actually just a word in the official title of the government of Puerto Rico. Kentucky is also a commonwealth ...

welcome.topuertorico.org/government.shtml

Puerto Rico is a self-governing commonwealth in association with the United States. The chief of state is the President of the United States of America.

ushistoryscene.com/article/puerto-rico

Jul 5, 2018 ... Puerto Rico is currently a commonwealth of the United States. The Office of Insular Affairs defines a commonwealth as “an organized United ...

blog.oup.com/2017/09/understanding-puerto-ricos-commonwealth-status

Sep 30, 2017 ... Acquired by the United States from Spain in 1898, Puerto Rico has a peculiar status among Latin American and Caribbean countries. In the ...

www.britannica.com/place/Puerto-Rico/The-commonwealth

Puerto Rico - The commonwealth: In addition to reforming the Puerto Rican economy, the PPD modified the island's political relationship with the United States.

www.pr51st.com/whats-a-commonwealth

One of the confusing things about Puerto Rico is the word “Commonwealth.” Like Kentucky, Pennsylvania, Virginia, and Massachusetts, Puerto Rico has the ...

www.usatoday.com/story/news/world/2017/09/26/yes-puerto-rico-part-united-states/703273001

Sep 26, 2017 ... Hurricane Maria's destruction of Puerto Rico resurfaced a disturbing fact. ... of Americans don't realize Puerto Rico is a U.S. commonwealth. usa.

www.npr.org/2017/10/13/557500279/what-does-being-a-u-s-territory-mean-for-puerto-rico

Oct 13, 2017 ... In the next one he blamed Puerto Rico for its looming financial crisis and ... Puerto Rico, establishing it as a commonwealth of the United States.