All posts tagged "David Bernier"
Rosa Sides With Bernier Against Current Tax System
SAN JUAN — On Friday, Popular Democratic Party (PDP) resident commissionership hopeful, Sen. Ángel Rosa urged for changes to the current tax system, while deeming it as unsustainable for the island’s residents and businesses. “Puerto Rico’s...
- Posted February 26, 2016
Bernier Petitions García Padilla to Stop B-to-B Increase, Intensify Debt Renegotiation
SAN JUAN – The gubernatorial candidate for the Popular Democratic Party, David Bernier, has asked Gov. Alejandro García Padilla to stop the hike on business-to-business transactions in the impending value-added tax (IVA by its Spanish acronym); to...
- Posted February 25, 2016
Dalmau says Pierluisi Attacks on Bernier Demonstrate Desperation
SAN JUAN – Senate Vice President José Luis Dalmau believes the latest attacks by New Progressive Party (NPP) gubernatorial hopeful Pedro Pierluisi against the Popular Democratic Party’s (PPD) candidate, David Bernier, have to do with the advantage...
- Posted February 14, 2016
Independence Party Criticizes Bernier’s ‘Refusal’ discuss Political Status Issue
SAN JUAN – Veteran independence leader Rubén Berríos on Friday condemned the refusal of the Popular Democratic Party’s (PDP) gubernatorial candidate, David Bernier, to accept his invitation to discuss Puerto Rico’s political status alongside the pro-statehood New...
- Posted February 12, 2016
Bernier Calls for Party Unity
SAN JUAN – Popular Democratic Party (PDP) gubernatorial candidate David Bernier on Wednesday called for unity within the party. Almost in a pleading tone, Bernier asked that party members put their differences aside and make common cause...
- Posted February 10, 2016
Bernier’s Gubernatorial Campaign Will be ‘Diverse and Inclusive’
Just as in previous Popular Democratic Party (PDP) campaigns for governor in 1992 with Víctoria Muñoz and 1992 with Héctor Luis Acevedo, La Fortaleza hopeful David Bernier’s campaign also aims to be inclusive and diverse. And as...
- Posted January 30, 2016
Former Governor says Delay in Addressing Status is Unacceptable
SAN JUAN – The Popular Democratic Party (PDP) has suggested that it will wait for the U.S. Supreme Court’s expressions on the double jeopardy clause case before it, which has political status implications for Puerto Rico, to...
- Posted January 26, 2016
Bernier Backs Pierluisi on US Bankruptcy Code Inclusion
SAN JUAN – The president of the Popular Democratic Party (PDP), David Bernier, rejected a group of New Progressive Party (NPP) lwamakers’ position on Puerto Rico’s access to federal bankruptcy protection. On Sunday, the group asked their...
- Posted January 26, 2016
Bernier Accepts Invitation to Discuss Political Status
The gubernatorial candidate for the Popular Democratic Party (PDP), David Bernier, said on Monday he supported a proposal by Puerto Rico Independence Party (PIP) President Rubén Berríos Martínez to start a process to decolonize Puerto Rico. However,...
- Posted January 18, 2016
PIP’s Martín: PDP Status Proposal is More of the Same
SAN JUAN – The Popular Democratic Party proposal to address the political relationship between Puerto Rico and the United States is more of the same because it puts forward things that are not realistic within the context...
- Posted January 8, 2016