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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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Trump ending hold of $8B in Puerto Rico disaster aid relief

See this other article as to why Trump and the federal government is more than justified in being cautious in releasing billions in aid to the Puerto Rico government with Puerto Rico’s long history of corruption and mismanagement of supplies … 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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Get $25,000 reward for information on suspects who committed carjacking of FBI agent in Ocean Park. See pictures of suspects in car.

https://www.elnuevodia.com/noticias/seguridad/nota/fbiofrecerecompensade25milparadarconhombresquerobaronamanoarmadaaunagente-2533626/ FBI offers a reward of $25,000 to find men who robbed an agent According to the federal agency, the individuals also tried to commit a carjacking, during events in Ocean Park Friday, December 6, 2019 – 5:04 PM By … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico’s unlikely financial bounceback

https://www.axios.com/puerto-ricos-unlikely-financial-bounceback–cd785c49-86ef-4527-83e8-67350cda23f3.html Felix Salmon Oct 28, 2018 Puerto Rico’s unlikely financial bounceback Puerto Rico was the poorest and most struggling part of America even before Hurricane Maria hit in September 2017. Its bonds had been in default for over a year, … Continue reading

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Venezuela Goes Bust. How is this different than Puerto Rico running out of money, long before the hurricanes hit PR?

You should read the comments at the end as well. https://www.wsj.com/articles/venezuela-goes-bust-1510703305 Venezuela Goes Bust Another lesson in the price of lending to a socialist regime. Venezuela’s President Nicolás Maduro in Caracas, Venezuela, Nov. 12. Photo: Miraflores Palace/Handout via REUTERS By … Continue reading

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The heightened risk that Puerto Rico will become a new base for Mexican cartels

  http://thehill.com/opinion/international/358779-the-heightened-risk-that-puerto-rico-will-become-a-new-base-for-mexican The heightened risk that Puerto Rico will become a new base for Mexican cartels By James Durso, opinion contributor — 11/04/17 03:40 PM EDT 52 The views expressed by contributors are their own and not the view of … Continue reading

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