All posts tagged "Jenniffer González"
Democracy Commission begins work on Puerto Rico’s admission as a state
Holds first meeting in La Fortaleza where its members were sworn in; announces use of PRFAA's Washington office as headquarters
- Posted August 15, 2017
Puerto Rico’s Rep in US Congress confident in achieving statehood
Resident commissioner reiterated that elections 'determined by those who vote'
- Posted June 12, 2017
Puerto Rico’s rep in US Congress says new phase begins after status vote
Resident commissioner says bills will be filed, and international forums and Puerto Rican diaspora will be informed of results
- Posted June 11, 2017
NPP Confident in Possible Federal Approval of Status Referendum
Ricardo Rosselló said the plebiscite is a "real process" that will require action from Congress
- Posted May 26, 2017
Resident Commissioner: Trump Budget Provides Relief to P.R. Medicaid
Despite president’s steep cuts, Jenniffer González remains optimistic
- Posted May 24, 2017
NPP confident in Congressional approval of status referendum
SAN JUAN – Gov. Ricardo Rosselló’s administration is confident that the U.S. Justice Department will endorse the June 11 political-status referendum. Resident Commissioner Jenniffer González said she held a productive meeting Monday with Justice officials, who assured they...
- Posted April 25, 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
Rosselló and González question fiscal board exec. director’s salary
Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló scrutinized the $2.5 million, four-year contract for the Fiscal Oversight Board’s new executive director, Natalie Jaresko. (Courtesy from La Fortaleza) SAN JUAN — Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló and Resident Commissioner Jenniffer...
- Posted March 27, 2017
Resident Commissioner aims to ensure FEMA funds for Puerto Rico
SAN JUAN – Resident Commissioner Jenniffer González said Monday she intends to present measures to the Fiscal Oversight & Management Board that would ensure Puerto Rico access to federal funds such as those provided by the Federal Emergency Management...
- Posted March 27, 2017
Resident Commissioner to campaign for statehood this weekend
SAN JUAN – Resident Commissioner Jenniffer González will spend this weekend in Puerto Rico to join the New Progressive Party’s (NPP) campaign for statehood ahead of the June 11 political-status plebiscite. The NPP vice president informed from her...
- Posted March 21, 2017