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Response to TexasTowelie (Original post)

Thu Dec 3, 2020, 05:26 AM

2. They will gain more rights as a State than they have as a Territory. I know it's been contentious...

...but the world is what it is, with a lot of enormous competing powers waiting to swallow up little fish. Beyond that, I think Uncle Sam owes them a debt in so many ways.

So good luck to Puerto Rico, and to the aspiring state of DC as well.

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