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Puerto Rico’s other crisis: impoverished pensions

http://www.reuters.com/investigates/special-report/usa-puertorico-pensions Uneasy Island Puerto Rico’s other crisis: impoverished pensions By Nick Brown Filed April 7, 2016, 3:10 p.m. GMT For years, the territory’s government piled on the benefits without paying for them. Now, it faces the prospect of stiffing retirees, … Continue reading

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Hours long lines, shortages of basic materials, and even deaths occur because of misguided government policies in Venezeula. Puerto Rico should not adopt Socialist policies

Hours long lines, shortages of basic materials, and even deaths are occurring because of misguided government policies in Venezuela.  It is no small  wonder that people keep voting for Socialism over Capitalism, despite Socialism’s 100+ year record of failure and … Continue reading

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