All posts tagged "Rob Bishop"
US Congress, executive branch look into Whitefish contract
Chairman Bishop requests documents related to Puerto Rico grid-repair agreement to be sent by Nov. 2
- Posted October 27, 2017
Resident Commissioner named vice chair of Subcommittee that Oversees Puerto Rico
SAN JUAN – Resident Commissioner Jenniffer González announced Tuesday her appointment as vice chair of the U.S. House Subcommittee on Indian, Insular and Alaska Native Affairs, the first time a resident commissioner holds that position. Congressman Rob...
- Posted January 31, 2017
Rosselló Meets with GOP Congressmen in D.C.
Governor discusses Promesa as well as his first fiscal adjustment measures
- Posted January 3, 2017
McConnell: Senate to Consider Puerto Rico Aid by End of June
WASHINGTON – Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Tuesday the Senate will consider a rescue package to ease Puerto Rico’s financial crisis before the U.S. territory’s $2 billion payment to creditors is due July 1. The House overwhelmingly...
- Posted June 14, 2016
Pierluisi Would Support Promesa on Certain Conditions
Resident Commsissiner said the proposed fiscal board should have “teeth, but not fangs”
- Posted May 19, 2016
House GOP Misses Self-Imposed Deadline to Help Puerto Rico
Bishop says negotiations continue and lawmakers have "one shot" at getting it right
- Posted May 13, 2016
US Treasury Secretary Lew: Puerto Rico Crisis is Real
Urges Congress to act now, avoid risks of having crisis scale up
- Posted May 3, 2016
Voting on Fiscal Oversight Board Postponed Until May
House’s Natural Resources Committee unlikely to vote on PROMESA bill until congressional recess ends
- Posted April 21, 2016
Congress Unlikely to Act on Puerto Rico Ahead of Deadline
Has yet to reschedule a vote
- Posted April 19, 2016
House GOP Reworking Puerto Rico Bill as Conservatives Balk
Not yet known when new draft would be finished
- Posted April 15, 2016