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A dramatic rise in unemployment in Puerto Rico due to forced lockdown of non-essential businesses

https://www.elnuevodia.com/english/english/nota/adramaticriseinunemployment-2564417 A dramatic rise in unemployment Debate continues between rapid impoverishment and exposure to a virus that can kill thousands of lives Monday, April 27, 2020 – 1:42 PM By Ricardo Cortés Chico (Vanessa Serra ) Air traffic reduced globally, … Continue reading

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Why is the culture of corruption in Puerto Rico politicians so pervasive and persistent?

Donald Trump gets many things wrong, but he was right about Puerto Rico’s culture of corruption, incompetence, mismanagement. “Puerto Rico is one of the most corrupt places on earth. Their politicians are either incompetent or corrupt.” – Donald Trump Recent … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico Lags Behind Everywhere Else in U.S. in Virus Testing. How much is due to corruption, cronyism, kickbacks?

Is this what is really happening, the Puerto Rico politicians thinking, “how can we siphon off part of the millions to unjustly enrich ourselves through our cronies?   We did it with Hurricane Maria, we did it with the January 2020 … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico Governor Announces additional $787 million Relief Package Amid Covid-19 Outbreak

If there are 3.1 million people living in Puerto Rico, that equates to about $305 per person.  $787 million plus $160 previously allocated = $947 million/3.1 million people = $305 per person.  This will add close to $1 Billion more … Continue reading

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Hidden Puerto Rico earthquake supplies – comments on Twitter – fallout, scandal

Jan 23 David Begnaud @DavidBegnaud Nearly 1,000 people have gathered at the Capitol in San Juan to protest the Puerto Rican govt. They want the Governor to resign. And they want much more. These are people who’ve had enough & … Continue reading

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A huge difference in salaries between Puerto Rico and Mississippi

How much of the lower salaries in PR are related to the inefficiencies and lower productivity of Puerto Rican workers?   Spend a day in the DMV getting a driver’s license or renewing your car compared to doing the same … Continue reading

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Jamie Dimon, CEO of Chase Bank, speaks the truth about the shared misery of socialism

https://www.wsj.com/articles/jamie-dimons-timely-warning-11555873352 Jamie Dimon’s Timely Warning A CEO finally speaks up to tell the truth about the shared misery of socialism. By Andy Kessler April 21, 2019 3:02 p.m. ET   Socialism is now woker than a two-for-one Che Guevara T-shirt … Continue reading

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