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The 58th State?

It looks like there was one overlooked item on the 2012 ballot that may turn interesting.

It appears that voters in Puerto Rico have opted to become a state, at long last. Why? Well, isn’t it obvious?

“Puerto Rico has to be a state. There is no other option,” said 25-year-old Jerome Lefebre, who picked up his grandfather before driving to the polls. “We’re doing OK, but we could do better. We would receive more

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