Category Archives: incompetence and mismanagement

Puerto Rico residents go without water every 24 hours in drought during pandemic. Why are the citizens having to face this issue all over again?

This is not a new problem.  There was widespread water rationing in 2015 with TWO days of no water, then ONE day of water.   Where is the leadership in dredging the reservoirs so that they can hold more water?  … Continue reading

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Violence Breaks Out As Puerto Rico’s Unemployment System Breaks Down

Why waste $217,204.11 or $7000 per day to rent the convention center when San Juan’s mayor offered 3 other facilities to use for free?  Why waste taxpayer money? Violence Breaks Out As Puerto Rico’s Unemployment System Breaks Down Violence Breaks … Continue reading

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José Burgos, Puerto Rico’s emergency management director resigns abruptly, blaming the current political climate

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/wires/ap/article-8500361/Puerto-Rico-emergency-management-director-resigns-abruptly.html Puerto Rico emergency management director resigns abruptly By Associated Press Published: 20:11 EDT, 7 July 2020 | Updated: 20:36 EDT, 7 July 2020 SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) – The commissioner for Puerto Rico’s emergency management agency announced late … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico disaster agency boss sacked over discovery of unused Hurricane Maria supplies

  https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/puerto-rico-earthquakes-hurricane-maria-carlos-acevedo-sacked-fired-nmead-a9290336.html Puerto Rico disaster agency boss sacked over discovery of unused Hurricane Maria supplies ‘It is unforgivable that resources were kept in the warehouse,’ says governor of US territory Peter Stubley Saturday 18 January 2020 23:57 Residents take shelter … Continue reading

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Oversight board certifies fiscal plans for Puerto Rico Industrial Development Co., co-op regulator Cossec

Oversight board certifies fiscal plans for Puerto Rico Industrial Development Co., co-op regulator Cossec Oversight board certifies fiscal plans for Puerto Rico Industrial Development Co., co-op regulator Cossec By Caribbean Business on June 30, 2020 (Screen capture of http://www.oversightboard.pr.gov) SAN … Continue reading

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The largest Puerto Rican government budget in a decade

https://www.elnuevodia.com/english/english/nota/thelargestbudgetinadecade-2576962 The largest budget in a decade The budget shows few measures seeking to promote a sustained economic improvement Saturday, June 20, 2020 – 10:21 AM By Ricardo Cortés Chico Governor Wanda Vázquez. (GFR Media) The economic depression Puerto Rico … Continue reading

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Worsening drought forces state of emergency in Puerto Rico, rationing areas expanding

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/wires/ap/article-8471651/Worsening-drought-forces-state-emergency-Puerto-Rico.html Worsening drought forces state of emergency in Puerto Rico By Associated Press Published: 12:47 EDT, 29 June 2020 | Updated: 18:56 EDT, 29 June 2020 SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) – Puerto Rico´s governor on Monday declared a state … Continue reading

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Job creation must be a priority in Puerto Rico, not pushing more people onto welfare to make them dependent instead of independent

https://www.elnuevodia.com/english/english/nota/jobcreationmustbeapriority-2578479 Job creation must be a priority Due to the pandemic, the island has the second-highest unemployment rate among U.S. jurisdictions Saturday, June 27, 2020 – 9:47 AM By ELNUEVODIA.COM   To reactivate the economy after the crisis the COVID-19 … Continue reading

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Are you angry at corruption by Puerto Rican politicians? Now you can donate online to an organization formed to combat corruption, dishonesty, incompetence, and mismanagement by government officials in Puerto Rico

A new organization was formed to fight dishonesty in Puerto Rico’s government, by filing lawsuits.  I don’t know why it took so many years for someone to come up with this great idea, as the average Puerto Rican has been … Continue reading

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Trump Lashes Out Again at Puerto Rico, Bewildering the Island

http://www.nytimes.com/2019/04/02/us/trump-puerto-rico.html Trump Lashes Out Again at Puerto Rico, Bewildering the Island A church destroyed by Hurricane Maria in Guaynabo, P.R., was still in disrepair in January. FEMA and other agencies have so far distributed $11.2 billion in aid to Puerto … Continue reading

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