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Synonyms for Puerto Rico

a self-governing commonwealth associated with the United States occupying the island of Puerto Rico

the smallest and easternmost of the Greater Antilles in the Caribbean

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On Thursday, Trump wrote in a pair of tweets that Democrats were attacking him "when I was successfully raising Billions of Dollars to help rebuild Puerto Rico".
In a referendum held on March 3, 1952, it was ratified by Puerto Rico's electorate, and on July 25, 1952, Governor Luis Marin proclaimed that the constitution was in effect.
However, Puerto Rico remains an (https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/politics/2016/06/09/supreme-court-puerto-rico-independent-sovereign/85155382/) unincorporated territorial possession  of the United States, subject to the plenary powers of Congress.
Private Equity for Puerto Rico, formed by a group of private equity firms, including Clearlake Capital Group, Valor Equity Partners, StepStone Group, Palladium Equity Partners, LLC and MoonSail Capital, LLC, along with the Kwanza Jones and Jose E.
San Juan [Puerto Rico], September 23 ( ANI ):As many as 70,000 people in northwestern Puerto Rico were ordered to be immediately evacuated amid fears that a dam holding back a large inland lake was about to collapse because of fissures developed from Hurricane Maria's floodwaters.
In July 1994 Juan Mari Bras, the former leader of the Puerto Rican Socialist Party, went to the U.S.
The company argued in court that Puerto Rico's alternate minimum tax--adopted in 2015 as the U.S.
Additional benefits are available to bona fide residents of Puerto Rico who own shares of corporations organized in Puerto Rico.
Puerto Rico is poised to default on about $400 million worth of Government Development Bank debt as of the close of trading on Monday, marking the third time in less than a year that the U.S.
have included a grim description of the economic situation in Puerto Rico in the company's annual report for investors for 2015.
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and Puerto Rico Aqueduct and Sewer Authority (PRASA) announced the restructuring of more than 200 delinquent loanstotaling approximately $571 million in principalowed to Puerto Ricos clean water and drinking water State Revolving Fund (SRF) programs.
Thematic Analysis: Biographies, and Comparisons based on the insights of each author: Lawrence Chenault was a trained sociologist who began his academic career at the University of Puerto Rico.
Quebec, Canada, December 20, 2018 --(PR.com)-- The first-ever Sunwing flight from Quebec City to Puerto Vallarta departed from Quebec City Jean Lesage International Airport this Monday; marking the beginning of the tour operator's seasonal weekly flight service to Puerto Vallarta which has become one of Canadians' top destinations to escape the cold winters.
The hurricane reached the island of Puerto Rico, a U.S.