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More names confirmed in referrals case in latest Puerto Rican scandal with Governor Wanda Vázquez Garced’s PNP administration under investigation

https://www.elnuevodia.com/english/news/story/more-names-confirmed-in-referrals-case More names confirmed in referrals case There are other officials also included in the investigation Justice delivered to Special Independent Prosecutor´s Office jueves, 9 de julio de 2020 – 12:35 p.m. Por Laura M. Quintero y Ricardo Cortés Chico Nelson Cruz (David Villafane/Staff) … Continue reading

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Justice secretary, Wandymar Burgos, who lasted only 1 week, resigns as Puerto Rico turmoil deepens

The people of Puerto Rico anxiously await the results of the latest political drama.  Who else is on the chopping block?  Will this lead to the resignation of the Governor, Wanda Vázquez? https://www.dailymail.co.uk/wires/ap/article-8507091/Justice-secretary-resigns-Puerto-Rico-turmoil-deepens.html Justice secretary resigns as Puerto Rico turmoil … Continue reading

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Yet Another Political Scandal Is Rocking Puerto Rico. Here’s What We Know.

We are anxiously awaiting results of the investigation. Yet Another Political Scandal Is Rocking Puerto Rico. Here’s What We Know. Yet Another Political Scandal Is Rocking Puerto Rico. Here’s What We Know. Written By Mivette Vega Originally Published July 7, … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico braces for political upheaval involving allegation of obstruction of justice against Governor Wanda Vázquez

Let’s get to the bottom of these allegations. We need a full and fair investigation.  Transparency is not a one way street. https://www.dailymail.co.uk/wires/ap/article-8496621/Puerto-Rico-braces-political-upheaval-involving-governor.html Puerto Rico braces for political upheaval involving governor By Associated Press Published: 22:56 EDT, 6 July 2020 … Continue reading

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Top Puerto Rico officials under scrutiny for COVID-19 kits. FBI investigating

Puerto Rico has a well-deserved negative reputation for a culture of corruption, such as awarding overpriced contracts to friends/family/political supporters, using public funds for political purposes, buying votes with promises of free stuff.  These Covid-19 contract awards don’t pass the … Continue reading

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Fiscal board sues Puerto Rico government to review Covid-19 contracts

How many were awarded to political supporters in no bid contracts? Fiscal board sues Puerto Rico gov’t to review Covid-19 contracts Fiscal board sues Puerto Rico gov’t to review Covid-19 contracts By José Alvarado Vega on June 9, 2020 CDC’s … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico power company contract worth $1.5B questioned

https://abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory/puerto-rico-power-company-contract-worth-15b-questioned-71183109 Puerto Rico power company contract worth $1.5B questioned A report by a nonprofit research company is accusing Puerto Rico’s government of giving unfair advantage to a company that obtained a $1.5 billion contract and secured the first large generation … Continue reading

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No Oversight of $1.5 Billion Electric Project Raises Alarm over Privatization of Puerto Rico’s Power

https://www.democracynow.org/2020/6/17/puerto_rico_power_project_privatization No Oversight of $1.5 Billion Electric Project Raises Alarm over Privatization of Puerto Rico’s Power June 17, 2020 Watch Full Show Listen Media Options Topics Puerto Rico Privatization Corporate Power Money & Politics Guests Ingrid Vila Biaggi president of … Continue reading

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Former Mayor Of Gurabo Found Guilty Of Public Corruption

https://www.justice.gov/usao-pr/pr/former-mayor-gurabo-found-guilty-public-corruption Department of Justice U.S. Attorney’s Office District of Puerto Rico FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Monday, February 3, 2020 Former Mayor Of Gurabo Found Guilty Of Public Corruption SAN JUAN, P.R. – After a four-day jury trial, Victor M. Ortiz-Díaz, a.k.a. … Continue reading

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Testing kits: Apex and 313 LLC called to testify; Puerto Rico corruption investigation

https://www.elnuevodia.com/english/english/nota/testingkitsapexand313llccalledtotestify-2567825 Testing kits: Apex and 313 LLC called to testify They will have to explain the sales process Monday, May 11, 2020 – 11:58 AM By Benjamín Morales y Wilma Maldonado Arrigoitía (GFR Media) Juan Maldonado de Jesús is due … Continue reading

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