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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 ...

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.

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.

www.nationsonline.org/oneworld/puerto_rico.htm

Puerto Rico, a tropical Caribbean travel destination and one of the islands of the Greater Antilles in the eastern Caribbean Sea, located 125 km (78 mi) east of ...

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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 ...

www.cnn.com/2018/01/17/us/puerto-rico-fast-facts/index.html

Aug 31, 2018 ... Here's a look at the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, a self-governing US territory located in the Caribbean.

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 ...