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Puerto Rico Justice Dept. asks for Special Independent Prosecutor for Telegram chat members, related to scandal that led to PR governor’s resignation

  Puerto Rico Justice Dept. asks for Special Independent Prosecutor for Telegram chat members Puerto Rico Justice Dept. asks for Special Independent Prosecutor for Telegram chat members By Center for Investigative Journalism on January 12, 2020 By  Luis J. Valentín … 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 (The Washington Post) By Arelis R. Hernández and Cristina Corujo  January 11, 2020 at 5:35 PM EST GUÁNICA, Puerto Rico — Puerto Rico has not stopped … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico slowly brings back electricity after powerful earthquake

http://news.trust.org/item/20200108102705-whjbu Puerto Rico slowly brings back electricity after powerful earthquake by Reuters Wednesday, 8 January 2020 14:30 GMT By Luis Valentin Ortiz SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, Jan 8 (Reuters) – Puerto Rico’s power grid crept back to service on Wednesday … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico set to get its third governor in less than a week

https://www.cnbc.com/2019/08/07/puerto-rico-supreme-court-rules-new-governor-must-step-down.html Puerto Rico set to get its third governor in less than a week Published Wed, Aug 7 20192:51 PM EDT Updated Wed, Aug 7 20195:13 PM EDT Key Points Puerto Rico will get its third governor in less than … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico’s Governor Confirmed His People’s Worst Suspicions – corruption, insider abuse, contempt for citizens

https://www.theatlantic.com/ideas/archive/2019/07/ricardo-rossello-confirmed-puerto-ricans-suspicions/594616 Puerto Rico’s Governor Confirmed His People’s Worst Suspicions For Puerto Ricans, sensing the governing elite’s disdain for them was dispiriting enough. Seeing the evidence in print was a whole other matter. July 24, 2019 Pedro Reina-Pérez University of Puerto … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico’s governor Wanda Vazquez defies cockfighting ban, setting up showdown with US Federal government in Washington DC. Court battle likely

“Vazquez said she was not setting up a confrontation between local authorities and the federal government.” What the governor is saying makes no sense, as she is exactly setting up a confrontation since the law she signed is the opposite … Continue reading

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How much does each mayor earn in Puerto Rico?

https://www.metro.pr/pr/noticias/2018/11/16/cuanto-gana-alcalde-puerto-rico.html How much does each mayor earn in Puerto Rico? None of the salaries is equal to or less than the average income of its constituents By Metro Puerto Rico Friday, November 16, 2018, at 17:18 The Censal Information Center … Continue reading

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