Vol. 6 No. 51

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Governor To Initiate Status Process In 2003…Pesquera: Cabinet Changes Reflect Criminalization Of Public Servants…Rodriguez Refers Izquierdo To SIP…Acevedo Vila Asks FTC To Reconsider Wal-Mart Approval…Calderon Urged To Discuss Island’s Status…US Investigating Gil Bonar’s Actions

Navy Report On USS Killen Called ‘Defective’… Ports Authority Irregularities Alleged…Retired Public Employees To Get 2004 Bonus Increase…NPP Legislators Censor Lott…Super Aqueduct Capacity To Be Increased… ‘Maid’ Sweeps Box Office…'Bad Boys II' On Location…Vizcarrondo Criticizes Wal-Mart Decision

Governor To Address Electoral Reform, Takes Xmas Gifts To Women’s Prison…LegislatureTo Investigate Comptroller’s Proceedings…Clemente Honored… Wal-Mart Opposition Grows…FEMA Grants Island $1.7M For Training…Bush Appoints Puerto Rican To Nat’l Museum Bd, Cabinet Changes May Affect Economy

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A Strange Week For Justice

P.R. Winter Baseball League President Speaks Out

Calderon Aides Giving Up On Federal Tax Exemption For Companies In The States… Federal Tax Drafts Omit 956 Amendment… Bush Reform May Shift Tax Burden To Lower Incomes As Well As Change Islands’ Issues… Study Shoots Down Claim That Navy Made Vieques Air Harmful

The Effects Of Colonialism
By Arturo J. Guzmán

Calderon, Serrano, Pesquera, Gil: Four Who Have Had A Major Influence Over Puerto Rican Affairs In 2002

Puerto Rico: A Relic Of Some Weird Colonial Fantasies Of Another Century

TV Networks Faulted On Hispanic Coverage: Vieques Was Year’s Dominant Story

Far More Hospitable Than Vieques, Poland Cashes In by Renting Battlefields for War Games


Hispanic Businessman Jose Ortiz: Helping Others To Boost Political & Economic Influence

Puerto Ricans Seem Resigned To More Scandal

Island Leads Nation In Drunken-Driving Risk…2001 P.R. Population Estimates…Urban Train $150M Over Budget …Unauthorized Lease Scandal Impact Weighed… P.R. Studied HIV Vaccine Gets FDA ‘Fast Track’ OK…PA Students Broker Livestock Sales To Puerto Rican Farmers

A Puerto Rican Rebirth In El Barrio

Hispanic Legislators May Be Pacesetters

In Simple Pronouns, Clues To Shifting Latino Identity

Looking For The Best "Lechón"

The Complete Guide To Caribbean Festivals

For Chita Rivera, A Career With Legs

'Maid In Manhattan'; Puttin' Down Mop, Puttin' On The Ritz

MLB Unveils P.R. Games…2 Gems Likely To Stay… Keeping Team Intact Would Be Good Business… To Move For '04

Payola Called Fixture In Latin Music, A Different Road For English-Language Radio

Neighborhood's Diversity Reflects Greater Orlando

American, Even With the Hyphen

The Hispanic Power Outage


Private Sector: Frank Stipes

Public Sector: William Miranda Marin

U.S. EPA Administrator Whitman Addresses Major Issues During Visit Announces New Projects, Discusses Vieques Cleanup

Ponce Favored Over Guayanilla For Megaport

Hyatt Dorado Beach Introduces Su Casa Cottages: Two-Story Buildings On Historic Rockefeller Point Overlook Atlantic

Puerto Rico Banks See Room To Grow At Home

Se Habla Espanol: US Firms Send Customer Calls To Mexico; Its Advantage, Instead Of Say, P.R., Is That Agents Speak With A "Neutral" Spanish Accent



Puerto Ricans . . .
Earning Their Own Way

Puerto Rico . . .
Paying Its Own Way

American taxpayers have provided

$ 224,743,257,068.57

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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