Daily Archives: January 21, 2020

Key examples of incompetence and mismanagement by Puerto Rican government officials in Puerto Rico

1 Over 10 million bottles of water in pallets found in Ceiba after Hurricane Maria, went to waste after left sitting for months.  If it were a few pallets that were lost or missing, that might be excusable, but how … Continue reading

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Facing The Risk Of New Earthquakes, Puerto Rico Lacks A Coordinated Massive Response Plan For Trauma Emergencies

Facing The Risk Of New Earthquakes, Puerto Rico Lacks A Coordinated Massive Response Plan For Trauma Emergencies Facing The Risk Of New Earthquakes, Puerto Rico Lacks A Coordinated Massive Response Plan For Trauma Emergencies By Center for Investigative Journalism (CPI) … Continue reading

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The Connection Between Gov. Rossello’s Leaked Chats And Corruption In Puerto Rico

https://www.npr.org/2019/07/28/745990020/the-connection-between-gov-rossellos-leaked-chats-and-corruption-in-puerto-rico The Connection Between Gov. Rossello’s Leaked Chats And Corruption In Puerto Rico     July 28, 20198:00 AM ET Heard on Weekend Edition Sunday 4-Minute Listen Download https://www.npr.org/player/embed/745990020/745990021” /> Transcript NPR’s Lulu Garcia-Navarro speaks with Luis Valentin of the … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico Senator Is Arrested in Corruption Case

    Puerto Rico Senator Is Arrested in Corruption Case Federal prosecutors said that when he was a mayor, Senator Abel Nazario and two aides illegally used tax money to pay five campaign workers. Senator Abel Nazario Quiñones, seen here … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico earthquake aftershocks again rattle coastline as residents deal with disaster after disaster

https://www.washingtonpost.com/national/puerto-rico-earthquake-aftershocks-again-rattle-coastline-as-residents-deal-with-disaster-after-disaster/2020/01/11/f3c843a6-347f-11ea-9313-6cba89b1b9fb_story.html Puerto Rico earthquake aftershocks again rattle coastline as residents deal with disaster after disaster Arelis R. Hernández and Cristina Corujo, The Washington Post Published 7:10 pm EST, Saturday, January 11, 2020 Photo: Washington Post Photo By Arelis R. Hernandez Image … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico governor fires emergency director, 2 others, after aid is found sitting in warehouse since Hurricane Maria

https://www.cbsnews.com/news/puerto-rican-governor-fires-emergency-director-after-aid-is-found-sitting-in-warehouse-2020-01-18 Puerto Rico governor fires emergency director after aid is found sitting in warehouse By Audrey McNamara Updated on: January 19, 2020 / 7:15 PM / CBS News Puerto Rico Governor Wanda Vázquez Garced fired two more government officials Sunday … Continue reading

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Corruption in Puerto Rico—Gasp!

https://www.wsj.com/articles/corruption-in-puerto-ricogasp-11563744090 Corruption in Puerto Rico—Gasp! Federal permission to declare bankruptcy emboldens the political class By Mary Anastasia O’Grady July 21, 2019 5:21 pm ET Opinion: Puerto Rico Protests are a Reaction to Corruption Protests have rocked the island of Puerto … Continue reading

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