Plaskett chairs first subcommittee hearing

Seniority has its perks for Congresswoman Stacey Plaskett. The third term Democrat is in her first committee chair position during her time in Congress. Plaskett chairs the House Agriculture’s Committee’s Biotech, Horticulture and Research Subcommittee, which had their first meeting Wednesday morning. The subcommittee is focusing on what could be a big move by the […]

Facing the storm, one island to another

Michael Colon walks the weeded path that used to lead to his farm of over 20 years. Hurricane Maria turned it upside down. “After Maria the place become like this,” Colon said. Colon lost not only his farm, but his car. It left him without an income and without a way to get around the island. “I […]