Pureto Rico recently hed a statehood referendum that reulted in a landslide victory for Statehood. Now, FOX News reports the territory is sending two representatives to negotioat Statehood for the bankrupt territory.
Puerto Rico operates under a variation of Spanish Leyes del rey, the laws of the King of Spain. As a result, the manners and mores of the “Rich Port” make a poor fit to U.S. law,which is based on English Common Law.
While those problems “would be no hill for a climber,” the last time this suggestion came up, the Deomocats were honest enough to admit the primary purpose was to have a new nearly 100 percent Democratic State.
Fiven the current situation, a Socialist leaning State is the last thing the other 50 need at this time.