Finally! I hope you ratify it. It's about time you guys got a 51st state. Do you realise how implausible it sounds to have exactly 50? For years I was convinced it was somewhere in the 48-52 range but not 50.
Originally Posted by from articleRepublicans, who retained control of the House, are generally opposed to Puerto Rican statehood. This makes any push by pro-statehood Puerto Ricans very difficult as they would have to make it through the GOP-controlled House to move on to the Democrat-controlled Senate.