Puerto Rico's at-large congressional district

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Puerto Rico's at-large congressional district
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Resident Commissioner
  Jenniffer Gonzalez[a]
RSan Juan
Area3,515 sq mi (9,100 km2)
Population (2000)3,808,610
Median income14,412
Ethnicity
Occupation

Puerto Rico is represented by a non-voting resident commissioner in the United States House of Representatives. The current resident commissioner is Jenniffer González.

List of resident commissioners pre-Constitution of the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico[edit]

Resident Commissioner Local Party National Party Dates Electoral history
District created: March 4, 1901
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Federico Degetau y González
Republican Republican March 4, 1901 –
March 3, 1905
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired.
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Tulio Larrínaga
Union Party [Data unknown/missing.] March 4, 1905 –
March 3, 1911
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired.
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Luis Muñoz Rivera
Union Party [Data unknown/missing.] March 4, 1911 –
November 15, 1916
[Data unknown/missing.]
Died.
Vacant November 16, 1916 –
August 6, 1917
Special election July 16, 1917
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Félix L. M. Córdova Dávila
Union Party [Data unknown/missing.] August 7, 1917 –
April 11, 1932
Appointed Puerto Rico Supreme Court justice
Vacant April 12, 1932 –
April 14, 1932
[Data unknown/missing.]
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José Lorenzo Pesquera
Independent [Data unknown/missing.] April 15, 1932 –
March 3, 1933
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired.
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Santiago Iglesias Pantín
Socialist [Data unknown/missing.] March 4, 1933 –
December 5, 1939
[Data unknown/missing.]
Died.
Vacant December 5, 1939 –
December 26, 1939
[Data unknown/missing.]
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Bolívar Pagán
Republican Union [Data unknown/missing.] December 26, 1939 –
January 3, 1945
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired.
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Jesús T. Piñero Jiménez
Popular Democratic Democratic January 3, 1945 –
September 2, 1946
[Data unknown/missing.]
Resigned to become Governor of Puerto Rico.

Resident commissioners under the Constitution of the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico[edit]

   Popular Democratic Party (6)
   New Progressive Party (6)

US Party Affiliation

   Democratic Party (10)
   Republican Party (2)

Resident Commissioner Party Affiliation
within U.S. politics
Years Electoral history
1 Antonio Fernos-Isern.jpg
Antonio Fernós-Isern
Popular Democratic Democratic September 11, 1946 –
January 3, 1965
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired.
2 Santiago Polanco Abreu.jpg
Santiago Polanco Abreu
Popular Democratic Democratic January 3, 1965 –
January 3, 1969
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
3 Jorge Luis Córdova Díaz.jpg
Jorge Luis Córdova
New Progressive Democratic January 3, 1969 –
January 3, 1973
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
4 Jaime Benítez.jpg
Jaime Benítez
Popular Democratic Democratic January 3, 1973 –
January 3, 1977
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
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Baltasar Corrada del Río
New Progressive Democratic January 3, 1977 –
January 3, 1985
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired to run for mayor of San Juan, Puerto Rico.
6 Fuster.jpg
Jaime Fuster
Popular Democratic Democratic January 3, 1985 –
March 3, 1992
[Data unknown/missing.]
Resigned to become Justice of the Supreme Court of Puerto Rico.
7 Antonio Colorado.jpg
Antonio Colorado
Popular Democratic Democratic March 4, 1992 –
January 3, 1993
Appointed to finish Fuster's term.
Lost re-election.
8 Carlos Antonio Romero-Barceló.jpg
Carlos Romero Barceló
New Progressive Democratic January 3, 1993 –
January 3, 2001
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
9 Anibal Acevedo Vila.jpg
Aníbal Acevedo Vilá
Popular Democratic Democratic January 3, 2001 –
January 3, 2005
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired to run for Governor of Puerto Rico.
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Luis Fortuño
New Progressive Republican January 3, 2005 –
January 3, 2009
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired to run for Governor of Puerto Rico.
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Pedro Pierluisi
New Progressive Democratic January 3, 2009 –
January 3, 2017
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired to run for Governor of Puerto Rico.
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Jenniffer Gonzalez
New Progressive Republican January 3, 2017 –
present
[Data unknown/missing.]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Gonzalez caucuses with the Republican Party.