ⓘ 1940 United States House of Representatives election in Puerto Rico

                                     

ⓘ 1940 United States House of Representatives election in Puerto Rico

The election for Resident Commissioner to the United States House of Representatives took place on November 5, 1940, the same day as the larger Puerto Rican general election and the United States elections, 1940.

                                     
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  • Elections in Puerto Rico are guaranteed by Article VI of the Constitution of Puerto Rico and the Electoral Code of Puerto Rico for the 21st Century Act
  • movement in Puerto Rico aims to make Puerto Rico a state of the United States Five referenda have been held on the topic, most recently in 2017. The
  • of Puerto Rico take place in the framework of a democratic republic form of government that is under the jurisdiction and sovereignty of the United States
  • Free Associated State of Puerto Rico and briefly called Porto Rico is an unincorporated territory of the United States located in the northeast Caribbean
  • The Independence Movement in Puerto Rico refers to initiatives by inhabitants throughout the history of Puerto Rico to obtain full political independence
  • Puerto Rico The Senate, together with the House of Representatives of Puerto Rico control the legislative branch of the government of Puerto Rico The
  • political party in Puerto Rico that advocates to continue as a Commonwealth of the United States with self - government. The party was founded in 1938 by dissidents
  • The history of Puerto Rico began with the settlement of the archipelago of Puerto Rico by the Ortoiroid people between 3, 000 and 2, 000 BC. Other tribes
  • of the Constitution of Puerto Rico and the First Amendment of the Constitution of the United States After the United States invaded Puerto Rico in 1898
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