Puerto Rico propose to recognize the 51st American state.
The country’s entry into the United States to end the inequality between the population of the island and other Americans.
The corresponding document was submitted to Congress, a representative of Puerto Rico in the lower house Jennifer Gonzalez-colon and 37 congressmen.
“The island of Puerto Rico passed to the United States from Spain 120 years ago” – written by gonzález colón on Twitter.
The island of Puerto Rico recognized as a US territory since 1898. The inhabitants of the island are considered United States citizens, but cannot vote in presidential elections and in Congress have only one representative with limited voting rights.
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