All posts tagged "Popular Democratic Party"
Plebiscite Dismissed as Illegal Attempt to Favor Statehood
Minority parties claim the referendum is rigged
- Posted June 10, 2017
Puerto Rico governing party warned about committing voter fraud
Popular Democratic Party assures it has oversight mechanism; continues boycott
- Posted June 5, 2017
Legislative minorities criticize P.R. governor’s budget message
PDP minority leader: Not a budget message but a preamble of the status referendum
- Posted June 1, 2017
PDP demands cancellation of Puerto Rico status referendum
Argues island can't afford to hold vote in light of fiscal straits
- Posted May 5, 2017
Puerto Rico Rep. Vega Ramos says he hasn’t abandoned party’s caucus
SAN JUAN – Despite news that he was out of the Popular Democratic Party (PDP) delegation’s House caucus, Rep. Luis Vega Ramos confirmed to Caribbean Business that he hasn’t heard of a formal decision and reiterated he hadn’t resigned from...
- Posted April 25, 2017
Vega Ramos Leaves House PDP Caucus
SAN JUAN – Rep. Luis Vega Ramos left the Popular Democratic Party (PDP) House caucus after the party’s minority whip, Rafael “Tatito” Hernández, criticized him for not supporting party decisions. During his turn to speak at the...
- Posted April 23, 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 open to resolutions on status referendum, assures it won’t take part
SAN JUAN – Popular Democratic Party (PDP) Secretary-General Carlos “Charlie” Delgado Altieri announced Tuesday a new process to receive and evaluate resolutions to be discussed in the PDP General Assembly next Sunday in Carolina. Delgado Altieri, said...
- Posted April 18, 2017
Legislative leadership cautious after deputy electoral comptroller designation
SAN JUAN – New Progressive Party (NPP) majority leaders in both legislative chambers declined to offer comments on the designation of Obed Rojas Hoffmann as deputy electoral comptroller, opting to wait for his confirmation hearings before sharing their...
- Posted April 11, 2017