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Civil government for Porto Rico.

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Insular Affairs

Civil government for Porto Rico.

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Insular Affairs

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Published by [s.n.] in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Territorial governors,
  • Puerto Rico

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesCivil government for Porto Rico
    SeriesH.rp.576
    The Physical Object
    FormatElectronic resource
    Pagination2 p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16133285M

    Tourism has traditionally been an important source of income with estimated arrivals of more than million tourists in Puerto Rico's merchandise trade surplus is exceptionally strong, with exports nearly 50% greater than imports, and its current account surplus about 10% of GDP. The civil government of Porto Rico. Hearings before the Committee on insular affairs, House of representatives, Sixty-eighth Congress, first session, on H.R. .

    Glassdoor has 24 Government of Puerto Rico reviews submitted anonymously by Government of Puerto Rico employees. Read employee reviews and ratings on Glassdoor to decide if Government of Puerto Rico is right for you.3/5(22). After Spain ceded Puerto Rico, Guam and the Philippines to the United States in the Treaty of Paris on Decem , Puerto Rico was ruled by the U.S. military and a governor appointed by the President of the United States. The Foraker Act of ended military rule and provided for a “temporary civil government for Porto Rico.”.

    Puerto Rico -- Politics and government. Puerto Rico -- Social conditions. Report on the island of Porto Rico: its population, civil government, commerce, industries, productions, roads, tariff, and currency, with recommendations / by Henry K. Carroll. Committee on Territories and Insular Affairs: The civil government of Porto Rico: hearings, Sixty-eighth Congress, first session, on S. , a bill to amend the Organic .


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