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Puerto Rico government falls for phishing scam, loses $2.6 million

Will file this one under incompetence & mismanagement… https://www.fox5ny.com/news/puerto-rico-government-phishing-scam Puerto Rico government falls for phishing scam, loses $2.6 million By Danica Coto Published February 12 Puerto Rico   ( AP file ) SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) – Puerto Rico’s government … Continue reading

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Mayor Of The Municipality Of Sabana Grande, Puerto Rico, Indicted For Conversion Of Federal Funds, Fraud, And Money Laundering

https://www.justice.gov/usao-pr/pr/mayor-municipality-sabana-grande-indicted-conversion-federal-funds-fraud-and-money U.S. Attorneys » District of Puerto Rico » News Department of Justice U.S. Attorney’s Office District of Puerto Rico FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Thursday, July 5, 2018 Mayor Of The Municipality Of Sabana Grande Indicted For Conversion Of Federal Funds, … Continue reading

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Former Puerto Rico Education Chief Julia Beatrice Keleher Indicted in Alleged Quid Pro Quo Involving School Property

So are they guilty as charged or innocent as their lawyer claims? Former Puerto Rico Education Chief Indicted in Alleged Quid Pro Quo Involving School Property Former Puerto Rico Education Chief Indicted in Alleged Quid Pro Quo Involving School Property … Continue reading

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Misuse of funds by Puerto Rico government officials undermines public mission – corruption, fraud

https://www.elnuevodia.com/english/english/nota/misuseoffundsunderminespublicmission-2537380 Misuse of funds undermines public mission If anything dramatizes the reasons why Puerto Rico is bankrupt and is under the federal government’s distrust, it is that municipal government have misused multi-million dollar funds on unnecessary, incomplete or ill-conceived projects. … Continue reading

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Where Did The $91 Billion For Hurricane Recovery In Puerto Rico Go? How much is being lost to corruption?

With the culture of corruption, how many billions will be siphoned off to government officials and their cronies? https://www.realclearpolitics.com/video/2019/10/07/sharyl_attkisson_where_did_the_91_billion_for_hurricane_recovery_in_puerto_rico_go.html?fbclid=IwAR2sQyjazk7VR4VNQGbs4dAV17YZzBznqiFjhIdKgtmZ6DuwnRi-_8oNy0s Sharyl Attkisson: Where Did The $91 Billion For Hurricane Recovery In Puerto Rico Go? Posted By Ian Schwartz On Date October … Continue reading

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$3,700 Generators and $666 Sinks: FEMA Contractors Charged Steep Markups on Puerto Rico Repairs

  Sounds like 80% of the FEMA funds were wasted.  Wouldn’t the money have been far more effectively spent in direct payments to the victims, with a mechanism restricting those checks payable only for home repairs?  The widespread culture of … Continue reading

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Welfare in Puerto Rico, SNAP, Food Stamps, Fraud, Family card

https://www.offthegridnews.com/current-events/us-food-stamps-in-puerto-rico-costing-you-2-billion-dollars U.S. Food Stamps In Puerto Rico Costing You 2 Billion Dollars Written by: Tara Dodrill Current Events June 17, 2013 169 Comments  Print This Article image credit huffingtonpost.com (AP Photo/Ricardo Arduengo) More than one-third of the population in Puerto … Continue reading

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