Originally Posted by alnorth
Romney getting slaughtered in the latino vote, coupled with the fact that the governor of PR is a republican and the non-voting member of congress is a democrat, may make it easier. Many in the GOP might be eager to admit what could possibly be a purplish latino state, and the Dems probably wouldn't be opposed.
I doubt the Republicans are in a big rush to have a any negative hispanic votes right now. Especially when I think most of their candidates came out for it.
A lot of this will depend on local politics in Puerto Rico, which I must admit, I'm completely ignorant of. We'll hear more as stuff dies down here.