Daily Archives: January 12, 2016

The Jones Act forces Puerto Ricans to overpay for items brought to the island

http://www.pbs.org/newshour/making-sense/jones-act-holding-puerto-rico-back-debt-crisis This is a hidden tax that is passed onto all consumers as the prices are inflated by the anti-competitive pricing structure. Requiring higher priced US flagged ships for products brought to the island is an unfair burden imposed on … Continue reading

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Gamestop to close ALL stores in Puerto Rico

This is an example of what happens with excessive government regulations strangling the private sector. In PR, the private sector is being squeezed by the government sector, with far too many government employees sucking the life out of PR. The … Continue reading

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