Puerto Rico Democracy Act: Legislation Biased in Favor of Statehood

The Heritage Foundation 4/27/2010

According to Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-MD), the House will vote on H.R. 2499, the Puerto Rico Democracy Act, later this week. The legislation provides Puerto Rico a two stage voting process and makes some non-resident Puerto Ricans eligible to vote on Puerto Rican statehood. This legislation has rigged the process […]

Answers Needed Before Another Star is Added to U.S. Flag

Rep. Doc Hastings RedState.com 4/23/2010

Next week the House of Representatives will vote on H.R. 2499, the Puerto Rico Democracy, which gives the people of Puerto Rico the opportunity to vote on their political future including the possibility of becoming America’s 51st state. Officially, the bill would create a two-step voting process where the people […]