What does it mean to be a Commonwealth state?
December 26, 2012 4:23 PM Subscribe
Can somebody please explain to me in very basic terms (as if I were a 5 year old) the difference between a "Commonwealth state" and a state in the United States? I have Googled this question and still don't understand the difference.
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