The U.S. In Latin America. Chapter 9 Section 4. Puerto Rico. In 1900 congress passed the Foraker Act Authorized POTUS to appoint a governor and part of the legislature of Puerto Rico The rest of the legislature would be determined by a general election in PR U.S. taxed Puerto Rican goods
Chapter 9 Section 4
Taft’s diplomacy basically failed
Wilson’s plan didn’t really work either :’(
US gave up the hunt, but he was killed by an unknown assassin in 1923.
What problems have we faced as a nation historically because of the role we play in the rest of the world?