What: All Issues : War & Peace : Legal Relationship between the USA & Puerto Rico
 Who: All Members : New York, District 2 : King, Pete
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War & PeaceLegal Relationship between the USA & Puerto Rico
Member's Vote
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Progressive Position
Progressive Result
(win or loss)
Roll Call 242. (H.R. 2499) Passage of legislation requiring Puerto Rico to hold a referendum on whether to become a state, an independent nation, or a sovereign entity that "freely associates" with the United States -- or continue its current status as commonwealth (territory) Apr 29, 2010. Y Y W
Roll Call 241. (H.R. 2499) On an amendment that would have required Puerto Rico -- if it were to become a state -- to adopt English as the official language, and requiring Puerto Rico to enact laws guaranteeing its residents have the right to own, possess, carry, and transport firearms Apr 29, 2010. Y N W
Roll Call 240. (H.R. 2499) On an amendment that would have delayed consideration of legislation dealing with Puerto Rico's status until the federal government "receives an official proposal from the people of Puerto Rico to revise the current relationship between Puerto Rico and the United States" Apr 29, 2010. N N W
Roll Call 237. (H.R. 2499) On an amendment requiring that ballots in a referendum held in Puerto Rico (in which Puerto Rico to choose statehood, independence, continuing its current commonwealth status, or sovereignty in "free association" with the United States) be printed in English as well as Spanish Apr 29, 2010. Y N L
Roll Call 235. (H.R. 2499) On an amendment allowing Puerto Rico to choose "none of the above" in a referendum determining the nature of its association (or lack there of) with the United States - in addition to allowing Puerto Rico to choose statehood, independence, continuing its commonwealth status, or sovereignty in "free association" with the United States Apr 29, 2010. N N W
Roll Call 234. (H.R. 2499) On an amendment allowing Puerto Rico to choose to continue its commonwealth status, in addition to allowing it to choose statehood, independence, or sovereignty in "free association" with the United States Apr 29, 2010. N N L
Roll Call 233. (H.R. 2499) Legislation requiring Puerto Rico to hold a referendum on whether to become a state, an independent nation, or a sovereign entity that "freely associates" with the United States -- On a motion to table (kill) a motion to reconsider (a motion which essentially calls for a revote) the vote on the resolution setting a time limit for debate and determining which amendments could be offered to the bill Apr 29, 2010. N Y W
Roll Call 232. (H.R. 2499) Legislation requiring Puerto Rico to hold a referendum on whether to become a state, an independent nation, or a sovereign entity that "freely associates" with the United States -- On a resolution setting a time limit for debate and determining which amendments could be offered to the bill Apr 29, 2010. N Y W
Roll Call 231. (H.R. 2499) Legislation requiring Puerto Rico to hold a referendum on whether to become a state, an independent nation, or a sovereign entity that "freely associates" with the United States -- On bringing to a final vote a resolution setting a time limit for debate and determining which amendments could be offered to the bill Apr 29, 2010. N Y W