Candidates Visit Puerto Rico

Illinois Congressman Luis Gutiérrez wrote an open letter to President Obama pleading for help for Puerto Rico. Obama said he would support Puerto Rico’s decision on statehood and the White… Read more »

Taxes in Puerto Rico Now

  One question that often comes up in discussions about equality for Puerto Rico is taxation. Some say that they don’t want statehood because it would increase taxes. Others say… Read more »

Predictions on Puerto Rico

In June, Joaquín A. Márquez predicted some negative outcomes for Puerto Rico: I predict that within the next three months the island’s government will either default on its financial obligations,… Read more »