Wednesday, August 12, 2020

All posts by Ismael Torres

  • New PDP Secretary General was Former Consumer Affairs Secretary

    SAN JUAN – Former Consumer Affairs Secretary Javier Echevarría Vargas was appointed Sunday as secretary general of the Popular Democratic Party (PDP). Echevarría Vargas fills the vacancy left by former Congressman Jorge Colberg Toro, who will seek...

    • Posted January 24, 2016
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  • Former Senate President Hernández Agosto Hospitalized Again

    SAN JUAN – In delicate health, although not in critical condition, the former president of the Senate, Miguel Hernández Agosto, was admitted Sunday afternoon to a metropolitan area hospital. The former president of the Popular Democratic Party...

    • Posted January 24, 2016
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  • Pierluisi asks García Padilla to Postpone VAT and B-to-B Increase

    SAN JUAN – Following a detailed account of the negative effect the measures adopted by the administration of Gov. Alejandro García Padilla have had on the island’s economic and fiscal situation, the president of the New Progressive...

    • Posted January 24, 2016
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  • Senate President Bhatia: Prepare for Change in Political Relations with US

    SAN JUAN – The case before the U.S. Supreme Court that could lead it to specify the nature of the current political relationship between Puerto Rico and the United States creates a new scenario in which Puerto...

    • Posted January 24, 2016
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  • Senate President Ponders new Directions in Public Service

    SAN JUAN – Word is going around that Senate President Eduardo Bhatia will be nominated by Gov. Alejandro García Padilla for president of the Puerto Rico Supreme Court, after its current president, Judge Liana Fiol Matta leaves...

    • Posted January 22, 2016
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  • Bernier Makes Candidacy for Governor Official

    During a colorful event at the Caguas municipal plaza on Dec. 20, ex-Secretary of State David Bernier made official his candidacy for governor for the Popular Democratic Party (PDP) ticket and promised that the issue of the...

    • Posted December 24, 2015
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