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Aliggan August 2nd, 2015 12:19pm

Should people in US territories such as the US Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico be able to vote for president and have representatives in Congress?

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RVA Uptown, Fan District, RVA
08/05/15 6:51 pm

If they decide to become a state, absolutely. Until then, nope. They don't pay federal income taxes, so they don't get representation in our government. That being said, I do believe DC should get full representation.

leilu SoCal
08/02/15 7:18 am

They should become states first, then they can have their votes and representatives.

Aliggan China and Florida
08/02/15 5:21 am

Relevant video:
It was the inspiration for this question (also being in the Virgin Islands).

EarlyBird Portland
08/02/15 6:03 am

You're in the Virgin Islands? Awesome to have representation from there!

Aliggan China and Florida
08/02/15 7:47 am

Only on vacation, so my representation is about as valid as the observers that US territories have in congress. Lol.