All posts tagged "Héctor Ferrer"
PDP joins May 1 strike called by Puerto Rico unions
Urges all Puerto Ricans to join massive demonstration against the government
- Posted April 26, 2017
PDP leadership’s struggle continues
SAN JUAN – Popular Democratic Party (PDP) Rep. Luis Raúl Torres has reacted to House Minority Whip Rafael “Tatito” Hernández’s remarks in the party’s general assembly Sunday, in which the latter questioned his colleagues’ loyalty. During the...
- Posted April 24, 2017
PDP Approves Status Referendum Boycott
The decision comes days after the Governing Board's suggestion
- Posted April 23, 2017
PDP to boycott status referendum
SAN JUAN – Popular Democratic Party (PDP) President Héctor Ferrer announced Wednesday evening that the party will boycott the June 11 political status referendum. The decision was approved unanimously by members of the PDP Governing Board after a three-hour meeting...
- Posted April 20, 2017
PDP: US senators side with party on Puerto Rico status referendum
SAN JUAN – The president of the Popular Democratic Party (PPD), Héctor Ferrer, welcomed a letter signed by eight U.S. senators in which they say the June 11 Puerto Rico status referendum is unconstitutional and say commonwealth...
- Posted April 6, 2017
No consensus among PDP leaders ahead of status referendum
SAN JUAN – Popular Democratic Party (PDP) President Héctor Ferrer stirred controversy after he urged party voters to write “no” on the June 11 political-status plebiscite instead of selecting “statehood” or “free association/independence.” PDP Rep. Luis Vega Ramos believes that,...
- Posted April 4, 2017
PDP urges voters to ‘damage’ status referendum ballots
SAN JUAN – Popular Democratic Party (PDP) President Héctor Ferrer will recommend his party to vote in the June 11 political-status plebiscite, but write “no” on the ballot, which would technically invalidate it. Ferrer said the PDP aims...
- Posted April 4, 2017
PDP President Insists Party Needs Discipline
SAN JUAN – Popular Democratic Party (PDP) President Héctor Ferrer emphasized Monday that party members must abide by the party’s regulations and have discipline. Ferrer was reacting to Hormigueros Mayor Pedro García‘s announcement that he would vote for sovereignty...
- Posted March 27, 2017
PDP continues efforts in Washington against status referendum
SAN JUAN – The Popular Democratic Party (PDP) is still conducting its efforts in Washington, D.C. to deter the June 11 Puerto Rico political-status plebiscite proposed by Gov. Ricardo Rosselló‘s administration. PDP President Héctor Ferrer seeks to hold...
- Posted March 20, 2017
Héctor Ferrer says former Sen. Maritere González’s case should serve as example
SAN JUAN – The president of the Popular Democratic Party (PDP), Héctor Ferrer, said Tuesday that the outcome of the judicial process begun against former Sen. Mari Tere González should serve as a precautionary note for...
- Posted March 7, 2017