A New Resolution Honoring the Borinqueneers

A bipartisan group has introduced a resolution in Congress setting aside April 13, 2020, as National Borinqueneers Day. Senators Rick Scott, Marco Rubio, and Bob Menéndez joined Congressional Reps.Jenniffer González-Colón… Read more »

Statehood Arguments

If you read the floor debate on last week’s historic vote on statehood for Washington, D.C., you will see some comments that might seem familiar. In fact, we think they… Read more »

Organic Acts

What’s an Organic Act and why should you care? An organic act is a law passed by Congress to establish local government in a territory that is ruled by the… Read more »

Don’t Skip the 2020 Census

Every ten years since 1790, the U.S. Census Bureau makes an effort to count all the people of the United States. This year, most Americans had the option of answering… Read more »

What’s a Plebiscite?

A lot of the news about Puerto Rico’s status right now has to do with the plebiscite — was the status question settled by the last plebiscite, will Congress support… Read more »