Puerto Rico VIDEO:
Luis A. Ferré helped shape the Puerto Rican agenda in the 20th century. “I am,” he said, “revolutionary in my ideas, liberal in my objectives, and conservative in my methods.”

Hot Button Issues

Washington Update

Business, Economics, Finance


Sports & Entertainment

Puerto Rico Report


Puerto Rico Sports Beat



Island Politics

Sights, Sounds and Tastes of Puerto Rico

Congress and the President



|Culture, Heritage & Language

Puerto Rico Profiles

The Local Scene


Puerto Rico Herald Departments:
Updated Archives
Self-Determination Legislation
Puerto Rico Facts
U.S. Government
Join Mailing List
Contact Us!
Write your Member of Congress in Support of Puerto Rico Self-Determination!

House of Representatives Member Web Sites

Senate Member Web Sites

Write Your Rep

Write Your Senator

Congressional Hispanic Caucus

League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC)

Citizens' Educational Foundation-US

- - CONTACT US - -
The PuertoRico Herald


Volume 7, Number 49

Oprima aquí para español.

Vieques, Culebra Cleanup Included In National Priorities...
Vieques, Culebra Cleanup On List Of National Priorities… EPA To Take Action Against Prasa…Federal Funds For UT Could Be Frozen… Medicare Drug Plan Won’t Aid Many Health Reform Patients…Vieques Activist Gets Prison Term…Poll Reveals Little Trust In The Legislature
The Resident Commissioner To Iraq! Troop Morale Or Politics?
Former President George Bush Supports Statehood...
Former President George Bush Reiterates Support For Statehood, He Eulogizes Ferre At Memorial Mass… Calderon Claims Reduction In Crime…Gov’t Expects To Obtain RR Land…Bush Names 3 More Municipalities’ Disaster Areas…Rossello, Acevedo Vila Debate Off… Some 960 Reservists To Be Mobilized In Iraq War
P.R., 6 UK Territories Discuss Anti-Drug Effort…
P.R., 6 UK Territories Discuss Anti-Drug Effort…Calderon Denies Decision To Cancel Ondeo Contract…Acevedo: Mercado OK For Assoc. Justice…Navy To Clean 8 Areas In Vieques…11,000 Residents Request FEMA Aid…Quick Thinking & Heroic Actions…Burgos May Seek Senate Presidency…Noriega Criticizes PIP…SEC To Activate Ads Examining Board…Acevedo's Iraqi Trip Gets Mixed Reaction

 Also in this edition...

  Puerto Rico Report
The Annual Christmas Bonus Brawl
  Puerto Rico Sports Beat
"Bazooka: The Battles Of Wilfredo Gomez" Points Up Need For Sports Archive In P.R.
  Sights, Sounds and Tastes of Puerto Rico
A Bottled-Up Treasure On Tabonuco
  Washington Update
Clark Pledges To Work For “Viable” Status Options For Puerto Rico… White House Working On Status Task Force… EPA Supports Including Closed Navy Ranges On Clean-Up Priorities List… First Female Mayor In The States Of Puerto Rican Heritage… Bush Names Three More Municipalities Disaster Areas
  Island Politics
Debate Or Not Debate? That Is The Question
   The Local Scene
Puerto Rico Files Detail FBI's Excesses
  Culture • Heritage • Language
Dominicans Gaining On Puerto Ricans In NYC…Population Explodes 55% Since '90
Rum Fun In The Sun
  Sports & Entertainment
From Hellion To Hunk: There's No Reason For Benicio Del Toro To Be Sexy. He Just Is
Reservists: Even On Front Lines, Always On Back Burner…U.S. Military In 'Sunni Triangle' Mix Their Messages To Placate Restive City
Francis Saba & Victor Rivera: At The Forefront In The Debate Over Gay Marriage
  Puerto Rico Profiles
Wilber Bonilla: Guaranteed To Make The Cut
Vieques National Wildlife Refuge
Congress and the President
Commonwealth Of Puerto Rico: Declaration Of Disaster
Business • Economics • Finance
Trade Growth Increases: Despite A Slow Economy, Puerto Rico Exported $55.2b In FY ‘03, Up 17% From ‘02. But Was This Meaningful?
Common Wealth Tate Modern: (Puerto Rico Is Notionally A US "Commonwealth" [Translation: "Colony"])
Hegemony Or Empire
Puerto Ricans . . . Earning Their Own Way
Puerto Rico . . . Paying Its Own Way
American taxpayers have provided
$ 224,743,235,408.88
subsidizing the Puerto Rico Commonwealth,
and it's costing them $22,821,918.52 more each and every day of the year!
Back To The Top

For questions or problems regarding this site, please contact prmaster@puertorico-herald.org.
Self-Determination Legislation | Puerto Rico Herald Home
Newsstand | Puerto Rico | U.S. Government | Archives
Search | Mailing List | Contact Us | Feedback