Vol. 6 No. 47

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FTC Approves Wal-Mart Deal… Governor Signs $1B Communities Trust Law…Rossello Praises Garcia’s Appointment… Lafitte: Rodriguez’ Untimely Requests May Jeopardize Prosecutions… Journalists Seek To Quash Flag Subpoenas… Calderon Takes Credit For Unemployment Rate Drop

Legislature: Stop Wal-Mart-Amigo Merger…Garcia Sure He Will Be Confirmed…“Urban Train Should Win Awards”… Ecumenical Ceremony Held For 'Poster Child'…Polar Bear Dies On Flight Out…Discovery Day Commemorated…Justice To Continue Case Vs. Navy…U.S. Cong. Oberstar Praises Airport Security

2002 National Culture Awards Announced… Education Pilot Shows Gains…
Calderon’s Summit Participation Criticized, Pesquera Calls It Ineffective …Ombudsman Proposes Electoral Reform Amendments…Gov’t Seeks Trade When Embargo Ends, Island Prepares To Export To Cuba…Coast Guard Intercepts 105 Dominicans…Bill Protecting El Yunque OK’d…Zenon Bros. Get 4 Months

A Tale of Two Continents

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Merry Christmas, More Big Government!

It’s Official: The Expos Will Play 22 Games In San Juan In 2003

U.S. & Dominican Republic Pull The Rug Out From Under Calderon… Congress Adds Rivers To U.S. Forest In Puerto Rico… Bush Nominates Garcia To Be The First Confirmed U.S. Attorney In A Decade

Rosselló Adds New Dimension To Status Debate

FDA Watching Drug Makers' Plant Violations In Puerto Rico

Rossello Blasts SEC Investigation, Says It Distracts Attention From PDP Illegalities…Police, Firefighters Also Claim Unfulfilled Promises…NPP Takes Credit For Christmas Bonus… Calderon To Make Good On Promise… Students Demonstrate At UPR…Gov’t Spends Over $210M On Advertising

Tourism’s Big Bet

'Los Expos' To Play 22 Games In San Juan…Robinson: Great To Play Down There, They’re Great Fans…Fans Say They Are Thrilled

A League Of Their Own: Ballplayers Got Game…Venezuela Wins Series In One-Arm Softball

Spanish Steps

The Polar Bear’s Saga…Ends

Hundreds Bid Farewell To Poster Child For Activists Opposed To Navy Exercises

As Protesters In Vieques Learned Tear Gas Is A Nonlethal Weapon That Can Be Extremely Unpleasant


Marisela Rivera: Jewelry Job Is Real Gem…Colby O'Donis Colón: Dead-Set On A 'Show-Biz' Career

The All-Americas Turkey: From Puerto Rican Achiote Dressing To Cuban Sour-Orange Marinade, The World's Richest Turkey Traditions Surround Us

Puerto Ricans Celebrate At A Four-Day Festival In Broward

El Museo Is Thinking Outside The Barrio

Art, History Detail Legacy Of Spaniards…Variety Show An Ambitious Oakland Museum Exhibit Reflects The Diverse, Rich Nature Of Latino Art

Multi-Coloured Caribbean From Its Sugar-Almond Houses To The Lush Green Countryside, Historic Puerto Rico...

Residents See Hope For The Future: 'A Little Latin America' Grows In N. Phila.

McCall Left Too Many Latinos Out in the Cold

Hispanics Get Involved On Election Day

The Impact Of The Hispanic Vote In The 2002 Elections

Throughout The Country, Latinos See Their Clout Build In Political Arena

Should Wal-Mart Acquire Amigo?: Will The Retail Giant’s Further Entry Hurt Or Help?

Treasury Secretary Confident FY 2003 Deficit Can Be Avoided, Counting On Series Of Crackdowns To Help

Winter Tourism Won’t Be Devastating Or Too Hot

Cantero-Frau Raises Specter Of Taxation On P.R.’S International Banking Entities

White Rose Plans To Open Distribution Center In Puerto Rico, Will Eventually Serve The Rest Of The Caribbean

Puerto Rican Banks Eye Opportunities on Mainland

Blockbuster Aims For Hispanic Market



Puerto Ricans . . .
Earning Their Own Way

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Paying Its Own Way

American taxpayers have provided

$ 224,743,257,860.99

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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