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A Path for Puerto Rico
JULY 25, 2016
To the Editor:
Washington, DC—Resident Commissioner Pedro Pierluisi announced today that he has been appointed by House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi to the “Congressional Task Force on Economic Growth in Puerto Rico,” which was established by Section 409 of Public Law 114-187, the Puerto Rico Oversight, Management, and Economic Stability Act (PROMESA).
View the letter here: Rep. Pierluisi Letter to Puerto Rico Governor Regarding Section 204(a) of PROMESA
Washington, DC—Resident Commissioner Pedro Pierluisi announced today that, after years of efforts by him and others, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has released a proposed rule that will meaningfully increase reimbursement rates for the nearly 10,000 physicians in Puerto Rico under the Medicare program, starting on January 1, 2017. The public comment peri