#AceNewsReport – June.12: This is another great News & Views from #Brittius this time on #PuertoRico statehood being declared today: #PuertoRico Votes in Favor of US Statehood https://t.co/56JSvKlHiv https://t.co/zkQ8idt6v4 #AceNewsDesk
#Brittius says this is a major plus, for Puerto Rico.
While I was in high school, a friend, was a grandson of Roberto Campos, who advocated independence for Puerto Rico. Independence never went to PR, but now, if congress approves, statehood, would ease the burden of debt and assure that a clean up, of US Navy ordnance in the waters, would qualify for the Super Fund cleanup of the toxic waste.
PR citizens are US citizens, already. Taxes would yield a greater return to better serve PR.
Despite stereotyping of Puerto Ricans since the 1950s, today, the vast majority of Puerto Ricans are college educated. They own small businesses that employ people.
They are patriotic. They are hardworking. Whatever…
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