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Lessons Learned: FEMA cited for costly mistakes during Puerto Rico hurricane

https://justthenews.com/government/federal-agencies/dhs-watchdog-highlights-fema-failures Lessons Learned: FEMA cited for costly mistakes during Puerto Rico hurricane IG says FEMA could have saved time and money using available advance contracts during devastation from Hurricane Maria. Puerto Rico devastation from Hurricane Maria (RICARDO ARDUENGO/AFP via Getty … Continue reading

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Did the Puerto Rico’s Real Estate Market Recover?

https://www.theweeklyjournal.com/business/did-the-real-estate-market-recover/article_6f1719ec-0aff-11ea-858f-2ba5ee1ca527.html Did the Real Estate Market Recover? Although the average asking price in some of the largest cities across Puerto Rico is going up and even surpassing pre-Hurricane Maria levels, property values continue to lag in a few places Cynthia … Continue reading

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Former top FEMA official – Ahsha Tribble busted for taking bribes after Hurricane Maria

https://nypost.com/2019/09/10/former-top-fema-official-busted-for-taking-bribes-after-hurricane-maria Former top FEMA official busted for taking bribes after Hurricane Maria By Mark Moore September 10, 2019 | 2:56pm Ahsha TribbleFEMA A former top official in the Federal Emergency Management Agency was arrested on Tuesday for allegedly taking bribes … Continue reading

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Trump Attaches Severe Restrictions to Puerto Rico’s Long-Delayed Disaster Aid From Hurricane Maria

  https://www.washingtonpost.com/business/2020/01/15/dangling-disaster-relief-funds-white-house-require-puerto-rico-implement-reforms Trump Attaches Severe Restrictions to Puerto Rico’s Long-Delayed Disaster Aid By The New York Times on January 16, 2020 People fill a temporary shelter at a municipal stadium in Guayanilla, Puerto Rico, Jan. 10, 2020. The Trump administration … Continue reading

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Analysis: ‘Lack of progress’ in getting P.R.’s economy back on track bodes badly for the year 2020

https://newsismybusiness.com/analysis-19s-lack-of-progress-in-getting-p-r-s-economy-back-on-track-is-bad-omen Analysis: ‘Lack of progress’ in getting P.R.’s economy back on track bodes badly for ’20 January 2, 202001620 The lack of progress in getting Puerto Rico’s economy back on track does not bode well for what should happen in … Continue reading

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Political Unrest In Puerto Rico After Discovery Of Unused Hurricane Aid

Apparently President Donald Trump was correct about Puerto Rico not distributing the relief aid & supplies properly to Puerto Ricans after Hurricane Maria.  Some people claim that Puerto Rico politicians intentionally withheld aid or were slow to distribute supplies to … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico protesters call for governor to resign after mob finds hidden relief supplies

Puerto Ricans seem to love a good protest.  However, if the governor was unaware of, and not responsible for the hidden cache of relief supplies, why should she resign? https://nypost.com/2020/01/20/puerto-rico-protesters-call-for-governor-to-resign-after-mob-finds-relief-supplies Puerto Rico protesters call for governor to resign after mob … Continue reading

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