Saturday, February 27, 2021

All posts tagged "Pedro Pierluisi"

  • U.S. House Hearing over Federal Board in P.R. Postponed Until Feb. 2

    SAN JUAN – The U.S. House Indian, Insular & Alaska Native Affairs Subcommittee, chaired by Rep. Don Young (R., Alaska), postponed until Feb. 2 a hearing on the potential establishment of a federal fiscal control board on...

    • Posted January 25, 2016
  • Pierluisi Expects Legislation on P.R.’s Crisis Following U.S. House Feb. 2 Hearing

    SAN JUAN – Resident Commissioner Pedro Pierluisi said he expects Congress to unveil a legislative package aimed at tackling Puerto Rico’s fiscal and economic woes after a U.S. House Indian, Insular & Alaska Native Affairs Subcommittee hearing...

    • Posted January 24, 2016
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  • 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
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  • Puerto Rican Diaspora asks for Inclusion in Status Solution Efforts

    SAN JUAN – Puerto Ricans United in Action (PUA by its Spanish acronym) has asked to include Puerto Ricans living abroad in the proposal by Puerto Rican Independence Party President (PIP) Rubén Berríos to address Puerto Rico...

    • Posted January 18, 2016
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  • Former Bayamón Mayor to lead Rosselló Campaign

    SAN JUAN – Former Bayamón Mayor Ramón Luis Rivera has been appointed president of Ricardo Rosselló’s campaign for governor. Besides Rivera, Elías Sánchez was named executive director and William Villafañe secretary general of the New Progressive Party...

    • Posted January 18, 2016
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  • US Treasury Secretary Demands Action on Puerto Rico’s Crisis

    SAN JUAN – U.S. Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew urged the U.S. Congress on Friday to pass legislation by March to help ease Puerto Rico’s economic crisis before it’s too late. Lew made the request in a letter...

    • Posted January 15, 2016