• Is Puerto Rico Part of U.S.? It's Complicated

    2 monthes ago - By Fortune

    Hurricane Maria's ravaging of Puerto Rico in 2017, and lingering controversy over Washington's response, tested the quirky ties between the U.S. and its far-flung territories. A post-storm visit by President Donald Trump did little to calm complaints in Puerto Rico that Washington exhibited less urgency and generosity than it did toward U.S. states struck by earlier hurricanes. Those born in Puerto Rico and other U.S. territories, or “insular areas,” have less political input and representation than residents of U.S. states.
    1. How many U.S. territories are there?
    There are 14 currently...
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