Vol. 6 No. 29

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Calderon Sets NPP, PIP Status Meeting, Pesquera Declines Cupco Invitation, U.S. Grants Island $169M In Aid, Voting Initiative Draws Fire, Ire, House OK’s Constitution Resolution, Governor: Praises Island’s Status; Threatens To Develop Commonwealth Without NPP, Pesquera Calls Action’s Hypocritical

Serrano: Give Island Real Status Options, U.S. Seeks BBVA Money Laundering Case Data, Acevedo Vila: NPP Should Participate In Status Committee, NY Democrats Criticize Calderon’s U.S. Registration Campaign, Muñoz Rivera’s Legacy Continues, Women's Advocate Fund’s Frozen, Pesquera Hails Decision Not To Appeal Flag Cases, Eli Lilly Breaks Ground For New Plant


Part II: "Perfecting" The Commonwealth, 1959-1976

What most motivates Gov. Sila Calderon’s mainland voter registration drive?

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Professor Gonzalo Córdova: "The Different Meanings Of Commonwealth"



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Calderón Stomps In The U.S.

Ruiz Aims To Gain Respect With Victory Over Kirk Johnson

House Members Revolt on "Celebrating" Puerto Rico’s Constitution…NY Democrats, DC Reporters, Boycott Calderon’s News Conferences

It’s "All Aboard" For The Mainland Voter-Registration Express

Commonwealth Drove The Modernization Of A Caribbean Backwater


Robert Becker

"Give Puerto Rico Real Options On Status", Serrano, Gutierrez Speak Out

‘Let Nothing Stop Us'…The Height Of Hypocrisy

Berrios, Cupco, Economic Growth, The Flag, Police Photos, The Media, Government Probes, Videos, The White House, Pereira, Lawsuits……

Environment: Critics Say Calderon Showing True Colors

Constitution’s 50th Anniversary To Be Celebrated Outside Of Capitol

Convention Business Is Essential To Compete For Tourism Dollars

Federal Authorities Release The Zenons


For 30 Years, Sonia Gutierrez Has Helped Immigrants Learn In A New Land

Gigi Fernandez Named South Florida Tennis Coach

Cultural Disconnect Masks The Diversity Of Latin Music

Baseball As A Second Language

Non-English Speakers Find Adaptation Elusive

La Raza Hopes To Appeal To All Latinos

Study To Focus On Lifestyle Of Latinos, Hispanic Children Less Healthy

1st Hispanic Named To Florida's High Court, Jeb Bush Playing Cold War-Style Geopolitics

Sailing Out Of The Red: Local Ocean-Shipping Lines Hope A Streamlined Trade With Less Competition Will Help Them Return To Profitability

Tax Incentives Seek To Attract Corporate Headquarters

Developers Continue To Move Forward With Hotel Projects

Indulac: Diversification Leads To Growth

Advertisers Can Shatter The Myth Of Latino Brand Loyalty

Kmart Island Growth On Hold

Battle Emerges Over Latino Votes: Democrats, GOP Woo New Citizens



Puerto Ricans . . .
Earning Their Own Way

Puerto Rico . . .
Paying Its Own Way

American taxpayers have provided

$ 224,743,261,030.71

subsidizing the Puerto Rico Commonwealth,
and it's costing them $22,821,918.52 more each and every day of the year!

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