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President Trump has authorized federal disaster relief efforts in Puerto Rico response to the hurricane. But with a child poverty rate of 58 percent...
Members of the federal entity that oversees local finances discuss options with members of Congress
Two republican senators are making calls for account and stress that they believe that the fiscal plan of the government of Puerto Rico contravenes...
WASHINGTON – Congress' narrow tailoring of the PROMESA law to Puerto Rico prevents states from using the law as a template for their own ...
Puerto Rico Governor Ricardo Rossello, accompanied by island officials and Reps. Don Young (R-AK) and Darren Soto (D-FL) at a press conference ...
Congress members and experts raise the profile of Puerto Rico economic claims
A Congressional task force released a report proposing changes to US law impacting Puerto Rico. Congress created the Congressional Task Force on...
Leaders of the health sector and the Front for Puerto Rico seek to avoid fiscal abyss
Even before Hurricane Maria devastated Puerto Rico, the island was in big trouble. So while the federal government will surely shell out billions to...
Costs are surfacing for contracts of the Washington office with US consultants
Old San Juan, in Puerto Rico's capital. The U.S. will soon name a judge to oversee Puerto Rico's troubled finances. But will that be enough...
The chairman of the U.S. congressional committee that oversees Puerto Rico on Thursday said the bankrupt island's federal oversight board was ...
... United States from losing current Medicaid funding”; HR 2530–”Earned Income Tax Credit Equity for Puerto Act of 2017”; and HR 2531–”Puerto Rico...
Following a report on policy proposals to grow Puerto Rico’s economy, U.S. Rep. Sean Duffy (R-WI) said Congress should consider giving Puerto Rico...
She held meetings to deal with the money abyss for the reform that the Island will face as from April.