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Mitt Romney's 'blowout' Puerto Rico victory: What it means

3 years agoNews : Newsweek: World

Mitt Romney trounced Rick Santorum and his other GOP presidential rivals in Puerto Rico's primary this weekend, winning more than 80 percent of the vote and taking all of the U.S. territory's 20 delegates. Romney and Santorum had both personally campaigned on the island, but Romney has the support of Puerto Rico Gov. Luis Fortuño, and Santorum spent the last part of the week trying to atone for insulting Puerto Ricans by suggesting that the island be denied statehood until it makes English its official language.
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