Puerto Ricans


Puerto Rico Swears in New Governor Wanda Vázquez

After Puerto Rico Supreme Court Ousts Pedro Pierluisi as Governor Puerto Rico swore in a new governor, Wanda Vázquez, on Wednesday – the third in a week and the second woman to hold the post – after a Puerto Rico Supreme Court decision ousted Pedro Pierluisi, who was appointed by […]


Puerto Rico Bungles Gubernatorial Succession

Puerto Rico has a full-on constitutional crisis on its hands following the resignation of Ricardo Rosselló. The wrong person has assumed the governorship, subverting the laws of succession and assuring that the matter will wind up in court. Whether voters like or dislike any of the candidates in line for […]


FEC Raises Red Flag on Boricua Vota, Alianza Campaign Contributions

The Federal Elections Commission red-flagged the financial reports of two Orlando-based Puerto Rican political organizations. Both organizations – Boricua Vota and Alianza for Progress – were cited for similar infractions committed during the final quarter of the 2018 midterm elections, that is, they had expenses for which they showed no […]