Governor Wanda Vázquez Garced Sends a Letter to Congressional Leadership Requesting $1.236 billion for NAP

(July 21, 2020- Washington, D.C.)– Governor Wanda Vázquez Garced sent a letter to Congressional Leadership requesting swift action to provide an additional $1.236 billion in emergency federal funding for Puerto Rico’s Nutritional Assistance Program (NAP per its English acronym). This allocation of funds would enable the government to meet the increased demand for nutritional assistanceContinue reading “Governor Wanda Vázquez Garced Sends a Letter to Congressional Leadership Requesting $1.236 billion for NAP”

Government of Puerto Rico Will Respond Promptly to Senator Grassley’s Letter

(April 21th, 2020 – La Fortaleza, San Juan)– The Government of Puerto Rico received a letter via email from U.S. Senator Chuck Grassley (R-IA), sent to Jennifer M. Storipan, Esq., Executive Director of the Puerto Rico Administration for Federal Affairs (PRFAA per its English acronym) in Washington, D.C., addressed to Governor Wanda Vázquez Garced. InContinue reading “Government of Puerto Rico Will Respond Promptly to Senator Grassley’s Letter”

Official Statement Jennifer M. Storipan, Esq.

“The Congressional Hispanic Caucus (CHC) sent a letter to Speaker Pelosi urging the U.S. House of Representatives to include several priorities in the COVID IV stimulus package currently being drafted. The letter outlined provisions that would provide much-needed resources to continue providing a robust response to the COVID-19 pandemic.  The letter urges Congress to provideContinue reading “Official Statement Jennifer M. Storipan, Esq.”

Governor of Puerto Rico Urges U.S. Congress to Include Puerto Rico In Forthcoming Economic Stimulus Package to Combat COVID-19

(April 9th, 2020 – Washington, D.C.) Governor Vázquez Garced sent a letter to Congressional Leadership urging them to include and treat Puerto Rico equal to the States in the stimulus package currently being drafted in response to the Coronavirus COVID-19 outbreak. The letter outlined several priorities needed by the Government in order to be able toContinue reading “Governor of Puerto Rico Urges U.S. Congress to Include Puerto Rico In Forthcoming Economic Stimulus Package to Combat COVID-19”

GOVERNOR OF PUERTO RICO URGES PRESIDENT TRUMP AND U.S. CONGRESS TO INCLUDE PUERTO RICO IN ECONOMIC STIMULUS PACKAGE

(March 19th, 2020 – Washington, D.C.) Governor Vázquez Garced sent a letter to the President of the United States, Donald J. Trump, and Congress Leadership urging them to include and treat Puerto Rico equal to the States in the forthcoming   economic stimulus package currently being drafted in response to the Coronavirus COVID-19. The letter outlined several prioritiesContinue reading “GOVERNOR OF PUERTO RICO URGES PRESIDENT TRUMP AND U.S. CONGRESS TO INCLUDE PUERTO RICO IN ECONOMIC STIMULUS PACKAGE”