After leading a "Statehood Crusade" throughout the islands of Puerto Rico, in 1991 he became president of the PNP, successfully leading an opposition to a referendum sponsored by the then Puerto Rico's Governor Rafael Hernández Colón. Alexia Echevarria’s children’s baby father is a drug felon, Pedro Luis Rosello, with whom she was in a marital relationship from 1992 to 1996. He also served as President of the Council of State Governments as well as Chairman of the Southern Governors' Association, and Democratic Governors Association. Among the charges was the use of government funds that had been allocated for treating Puerto Ricans suffering from AIDS which were instead used to finance Rosello's political campaign. During a PNP assembly on May 22, 2007, a large group of delegates unanimously acclaimed him as the party's candidate for governor. Later he specialized in general and pediatric surgery at Harvard University. In 2011, he began studying toward a Doctor of Education in Education Leadership from the University of Turabo, graduating in 2015. Despite political grandstanding from the Calderón administration calling of an earlier withdrawal, the Navy left Vieques on May 1, 2003, the same date President Clinton and Governor Rosselló had agreed upon. Until early 2015, Echevarria was married to Alexia Echevarria of “The Real Housewives of Miami” fame. This crime-fighting initiative managed to reduce violent crimes in half by the time he left office in Jan. 2001. His administration reduced the unemployment to less than 11% in 2000 creating thousands of jobs during his 8 years of government. ... Pedro Rosello – Francisco “Frankie” Rosello, 17, and Peter Rosello, 22. A similar attempt to privatize PRTC in 1988, under then Governor Rafael Hernández Colón, led to a similar strike which doomed the sale. Rosselló began his political career in 1988 when he ran for the office of Resident Commissioner of Puerto Rico, (the island's non-voting observer/representative in the United States Congress) losing to incumbent Jaime Fuster of the Popular Democratic Party (PPD). The opposing Popular Democratic Party led a campaign to boycott the plebiscite and called the electorate to vote for the None of the Above column. Pedro Rosello, ex-husband of Real Housewives of Miami star Alexia Echevarria, appeared in court Monday following his arrest on drug charges. If the processing of personal data is necessary and there is no statutory basis for such processing, we generally obtain consent from the data subject. He was in a marital relationship with Alexia Echevarria with whom he got separated in 2015 and later got divorced. The Cuba-born businessman had collected most of the income from being the owner of the well-known fashion, entertainment, and luxury lifestyle magazine Venue Magazine which he founded along with ex-wife Alexia. wordpress_55744e494f42348a63852c4bb0d2d393, wordpress_55744e494f42348a63852c4bb0d2d393, wordpress_logged_in_55744e494f42348a63852c4bb0d2d393, wordpress_test_cookie, wp-settings-1, wp-settings-time-1, Duane Chapman Is Now Engaged To Girlfriend Francie Frane, Had Lost Wife 10 Months Earlier, Katherine Schwarzenegger Pregnant With Her First Child With Husband Chris Pratt, Chris Cuomo's Son Mario Tested Postive For Coronavirus, Kodak Black And NBA YoungBoy, Dissing One Another Via Social Media, Maeve Kennedy McKean, Robert F. Kennedy's Granddaughter, is Missing Along With Her Son.