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Atlanta (cnn) -- puerto rico could become the 51st state -- what do you really know about it when outsiders think of puerto rico, a couple of things. Puerto ricans who voted for us statehood in a non-binding for puerto rico to become a us state do you think puerto rico should become the 51st state.
In a referendum that drew 23 percent of eligible voters, a majority of puerto ricans who participated said their homeland should be granted statehood. New film addressing the politically polarizing puerto rico statehood status debate set to release on dvd and digital platforms on november 24, 2015. Puerto rico is not a state and never has been a state it is a commonwealth that is a part of the us, acquired as a result of the spanish american war should the ma it is a commonwealth. Should puerto rico become america's 51st state.