All posts tagged congress

Rosselló meets with Democratic Hispanic Caucus to talk federal tax reform
December 14, 2017, 1 Comment

Gov. Ricardo Rosselló met with the Democratic Hispanic Caucus in Congress to discuss the effects that the federal tax r ...

PR, NY governors, lawmakers call on feds to approve $94B in aid for PR 
December 12, 2017, No Comments

Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo, Gov. Ricardo Rosselló and members of the New York Congressional delegation called on the federal ...

Op-Ed: Inadequate federal response to María threatens PR’s long-term recovery
November 21, 2017, No Comments

Two months after the strongest storm in 80 years hit Puerto Rico, life is anything but normal for 3.4 million American c ...

PR Taskforce members call on Republicans to extend tax provisions for island
November 16, 2017, No Comments

With ongoing negotiations over tax reform, Members of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Puerto Rico Taskforce sent a let ...

Rosselló to Congress: US citizens residing on the island need equal treatment
November 14, 2017, 1 Comment

Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló urged Congress to consider Puerto Rico in the federal tax reform and to include the i ...

PRMA warns about possible ‘catastrophic’ effects of federal tax reform
November 14, 2017, No Comments

The draft bill of the U.S. tax reform being considered in Congress has the potential to “catastrophically impact” th ...

González: PR has received $626M in federal assistance
October 23, 2017, No Comments

Puerto Rico has received more than $626.7 million in funding from the U.S. government in the past month to manage the em ...

US House OKs $35B relief package that benefits PR
October 13, 2017, No Comments

The U.S. House of Representatives approved Thursday the Supplemental Appropriations Bill Disaster, HR 2266, which alloca ...

PR gov’t will go broke Oct. 31 without $4B-$6B from U.S.
October 9, 2017, No Comments

The government of Puerto Rico will go broke by Oct. 31 unless the U.S. Department of Treasury approves an injection of b ...

Members of Congress push recovery plan for Puerto Rico
September 25, 2017, No Comments

Rep. Nydia M. Velázquez (D-NY) led members of Congress in writing the U.S. Department of Homeland Security calling for ...