Ricardo Rosselló makes case for re-election

On March 2, the incumbent Governor of Puerto Rico, Ricardo Rosselló announced his intention to seek a second term in office. As the presumptive nominee of the New Progressive Party, Puerto Rico’s pro-statehood party, Rosselló has begun his campaign by placing the question of statehood at the center of his agenda. Elected in 2016 on a vision to reform and address the country’s persistent economic and governance challenges, Rosselló has made considerable strides during his tenure. In addition to falling crime rates and unemployment, major commitments have been made to reconstruction efforts toward infrastructure and energy production. Rosselló promised...

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