All posts tagged "political status"
NPP Rep: Only Statehood Can Solve Puerto Rico’s Crisis
He placed emphasis on youth participation, whom he said are the most vulnerable sector
- Posted January 16, 2017
Hispanic Caucus Holds First Gathering of the Week at DNC
- Posted July 25, 2016
PIP Candidate: Healthcare Crisis Stems from Political Status
CAROLINA, Puerto Rico – The gubernatorial candidate for the Puerto Rican Independence Party (PIP), Sen. María de Lourdes Santiago, said Sunday that the island’s political status issue must be solved in order to stop the healthcare system’s...
- Posted July 10, 2016
Rosselló Presents Proposals to Address Fiscal Situation
SAN JUAN – New Progressive Party (NPP) gubernatorial candidate Ricardo Rosselló presented nine proposals that would guide his mandate if elected, whether or not a federal financial oversight board is established for Puerto Rico. Rosselló stressed his...
- Posted June 28, 2016
UN Decolonization Committee Approves Text Calling upon US to Expedite Self-Determination for Puerto Rico
The United Nations’ Special Committee on Decolonization approved Monday a draft resolution calling on the Government of the United States to expedite a process that would allow the people of Puerto Rico to exercise fully their right...
- Posted June 21, 2016
NPP Challenges PDP’s Proposed Status Referendum, Sets Date
SAN JUAN – Wasting no time, the New Progressive Party (NPP) on Saturday picked up the “Statehood Yes or No” referendum proposal made Friday night by the leadership of the Popular Democratic Party (PDP), modified it and...
- Posted June 18, 2016
Bernier Says Voters Demand Political Parties’ Transformation
Heads to New York to lobby against fiscal oversight bill
- Posted June 6, 2016
Bill Clinton Stumps for Wife in Puerto Rico as Primary Nears
Clinton says she would work on Puerto Rico’s status
- Posted May 17, 2016