Sandy on November 19th, 2012

These days with increasing frequency, pundits and political candidates cite the Constitution of the United States as the legal backing for what should or what shouldn’t be done. Although many people studied the Constitution in school or college, we often need to be reminded about things we though it said and it doesn’t. Listed below […]

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Sandy on March 2nd, 2012

On March 2, 1917 the people of Puerto Rico were granted citizenship through the Jones-Shafroth act signed by President Woodrow Wilson. Puerto Rico is located about 1000 miles southeast of Florida and less than 500 miles from the coast of South America. As part of the Treaty of Paris, nineteen years earlier in December 1898 […]

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