Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló, right, and Resident Commissioner Jenniffer González celebrate the results of a referendum on the status of the island, at the New Progressive Party headquarters in San Juan, Puerto Rico, Sunday, June 11, 2017.
Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló, right, and Resident Commissioner Jenniffer González celebrate the results of a referendum on the status of the island, at the New Progressive Party headquarters in San Juan, Puerto Rico, Sunday, June 11, 2017. Carlos Giusti AP
Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló, right, and Resident Commissioner Jenniffer González celebrate the results of a referendum on the status of the island, at the New Progressive Party headquarters in San Juan, Puerto Rico, Sunday, June 11, 2017. Carlos Giusti AP

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