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What Puerto Rico Can Teach Us About the Minimum Wage

Minimum wages are contrary to free and fair markets.  If an unskilled person is not worth what an employer is forced to pay through unjust minimum wage laws, the employer will instead choose more automation or choose to not employ … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico water rates expected to increase in January 2018

http://www.elnuevodia.com/english/english/nota/waterhikemustgenerate1020million-2320291 Water hike must generate $1,020 million The AAA is developing several rate models it will submit to the Oversight Board Friday, May 12, 2017 – 9:39 AM By Gerardo E. Alvarado León The original AAA fiscal plan established the … Continue reading

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Homicides Rise 22.5% in Puerto Rico

Homicides Rise 22.5% in Puerto Rico 3-14-16 http://www.laht.com/article.asp?CategoryId=14092&ArticleId=2407762 SAN JUAN – Puerto Rico has recorded 131 homicides so far this year, up 22.5 percent from the same period in 2015, authorities said Monday after a weekend that saw 10 people … Continue reading

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