Ricardo Rosselló


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 […]


Puerto Rico Governor’s Campaign to Get “Nasty”

The national media has galvanized the race for Puerto Rico governor like no other recent gubernatorial election. NBCnews, The Hill, Bloomberg and Reuters last week ran with the news that San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz will challenge Gov. Ricardo Rosselló in the first election after Hurricane María accosted Puerto […]


Gov. Rosselló: We’re Coming After You

KISSIMMEE – In a speech in the the heart of the nation’s Puerto Rican diaspora, Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló vowed to sic Puerto Rican voters on political candidates who do not support the island’s hurricane reconstruction efforts after devastating losses inflicted by Hurricanes María and Irma. Rosselló, who was joined […]


Former PREPA Chief Blames Government Bureaucracy

Three days before Ricardo Ramos resigned as chief of the Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority, he blamed the government bureaucracy as a critical source of PREPA’s incompetence. In a moment that received little attention and which is best described as the embattled Ramos’ cri de coeur,  he told the U.S. Senate […]