Media Advisory

Expert available for Puerto Rico statehood vote

Journalists seeking expert comment on the Puerto Rico statehood referendum June 11 can contact political science professor Carlos A. Suárez Carrasquillo, a lecturer at the University of Florida.

Suárez's research focuses on urban politics, public policy and the marketing and branding of Puerto Rico. He is an affiliate faculty member of UF's Center for Latin American Studies. More information available at

He can be reached at or (352) 273-2361.