Official Statement Jennifer M. Storipan, Esq.

“Today, America is grieving the loss of a towering moral leader, one who repeatedly stood up in the face of adversity against inequality and injustice. Congressman John Lewis will forever be remembered as a man who lived his life with purpose, serving others, and fighting for racial equality and freedom. His words and actions willContinue reading “Official Statement Jennifer M. Storipan, Esq.”

Official Statement Jennifer M. Storipan, Esq.

“Today, the U.S. House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure approved H.R. 7575, The Water Resources Development Act of 2020 (WRDA 2020) which includes a $232 million increase in funding for the Caño Martín Peña Environmental Restoration Project (CMP-ERP). This bill also includes provisions requiring the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to conduct feasibility reports onContinue reading “Official Statement Jennifer M. Storipan, Esq.”

PRFAA y el Departamento de Vehículos Motorizados en la Florida reanudan acuerdo para servir a la comunidad puertorriqueña durante la pandemia

(miércoles, 15 de julio de 2020- Orlando, F.L.) – La Administración de Asuntos Federales de Puerto Rico con cede en la ciudad de Orlando (PRFAA por sus siglas en inglés) en conjunto con Departamento de Seguridad en las Carreteras y Vehículos Motorizados de la Florida anunció el restablecimiento del acuerdo para apoyar puertorriqueños en todo el EstadoContinue reading “PRFAA y el Departamento de Vehículos Motorizados en la Florida reanudan acuerdo para servir a la comunidad puertorriqueña durante la pandemia”

PRFAA and Florida Department of Motor Vehicles Renew Agreement to Serve Puerto Rican Community Amid the COVID-19 Pandemic

(Wednesday, July 15, 2020- Orlando, FL) – The Puerto Rico Federal Affairs Administration (PRFAA) in Orlando, Florida, in collaboration with the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles, announced the renewal of the agreement to support Puerto Ricans throughout the State of Florida. This agreement would permit services for those who do not possessContinue reading “PRFAA and Florida Department of Motor Vehicles Renew Agreement to Serve Puerto Rican Community Amid the COVID-19 Pandemic”

Governor Wanda Vázquez Garced Welcomes Visit from Rear Admiral Peter J. Brown, White House Special Representative to Puerto Rico

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE JULY 10, 2020 Governor Wanda Vázquez Garced Welcomes Visit from Rear Admiral Peter J. Brown, White House Special Representative to Puerto Rico (July 10, 2020- Washington, D.C.) – Governor Wanda Vázquez Garced announced today that she would welcome Rear Admiral Peter J. Brown, White House Special Representative to Puerto Rico, officials fromContinue reading “Governor Wanda Vázquez Garced Welcomes Visit from Rear Admiral Peter J. Brown, White House Special Representative to Puerto Rico”

Governor Wanda Vázquez Garced Imposes Strict Measures for Visitors in Puerto Rico Amid the COVID-19 Pandemic

(Thursday, July 2, 2020- Washington, D.C.) –Governor Wanda Vázquez Garced announced that she would sign Executive Order 2020-052, which will come into effect on July 15, 2020. Executive Order 052 establishes several new mandatory measures regarding the influx of passengers arriving on the island. These measures include travelers who come to Puerto Rico to provideContinue reading “Governor Wanda Vázquez Garced Imposes Strict Measures for Visitors in Puerto Rico Amid the COVID-19 Pandemic”

Governor Wanda Vázquez Garced Urges Puerto Ricans to Respond to 2020 Census

(Tuesday, June 30, 2020- Washington, D.C.) – The Governor of Puerto Rico Wanda Vázquez Garced urged Puerto Ricans to respond to the 2020 Census in an effort to increase participation and adequate headcount of residents on the island. Currently, Puerto Rico has one of the lowest census response rates in the U.S. amid the CoronavirusContinue reading “Governor Wanda Vázquez Garced Urges Puerto Ricans to Respond to 2020 Census”

Governor Vázquez Garced Updated U.S. Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee on COVID-19 Efforts

(June 30, 2020- Washington, D.C.) –Governor Wanda Vázquez Garced sent a letter to the Chairman of the U.S. Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee, Lisa Murkowski, and Ranking Member Joe Manchin III providing an update on Puerto Rico’s efforts to slow the spread of Coronavirus COVID-19. The letter provides the Government’s response and urges CongressionalContinue reading “Governor Vázquez Garced Updated U.S. Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee on COVID-19 Efforts”

PRFAA y el Condado de Orange Se Unen Para Apoyar a la Comunidad Puertorriqueña Durante la Pandemia

La iniciativa es parte de los planes de la Lcda. Jennifer M. Storipan, Directora Ejecutiva de PRFAA  y el  Lcdo. Anthony Carrillo Filomeno, Director Regional de PRFAA Florida para continuar asistiendo la comunidad puertorriqueña durante la pandemia. (miércoles, 24 de junio de 2020- Orlando, F.L.) – La Administración de Asuntos Federales de Puerto Rico conContinue reading “PRFAA y el Condado de Orange Se Unen Para Apoyar a la Comunidad Puertorriqueña Durante la Pandemia”

PRFAA and Orange County Partner to Support Puerto Rican Community During Pandemic

The initiative is part of the plans of Jennifer M. Storipan, Esq, PRFAA’s Executive Director of PRFAA and Anthony Carrillo Filomeno, Esq., Regional Director of PRFAA’s Orlando’s office to continue assisting the Puerto Rican community during the pandemic. (Wednesday, June 24, 2020- Orlando, FL) – The Puerto Rico Federal Affairs Administration office in Orlando (PRFAAContinue reading “PRFAA and Orange County Partner to Support Puerto Rican Community During Pandemic”