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Puerto Rico Gov Declares State of Emergency After Earthquakes Rattle Island

Puerto Rico Gov Declares State of Emergency After Earthquakes Rattle Island Puerto Rico Gov Declares State of Emergency After Earthquakes Rattle Island By José Alvarado Vega on January 7, 2020 Gov. Wanda Vázquez meets with government officials (Courtesy) SAN JUAN … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico’s Next Big Crisis Is Water Quality, Water Shortages

  https://www.huffpost.com/entry/puerto-rico-water_n_5dd2e6e9e4b0d2e79f917f43?fbclid=IwAR2d6q3tYyJ6zS5Szewfbsz8r7VtDJOEJcRUFFSWw2_f9vaCbl7V0OUfV_c Puerto Rico’s Next Big Crisis Is Water Lax regulation, austerity and climate change are setting the stage for another catastrophe. By Alexander C. Kaufman 11/23/2019 08:00 am ET Updated Nov 23, 2019 SALINAS, Puerto Rico ― It was … Continue reading

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Oversight board gives Puerto Rico gov until Feb. 12 to make changes to fiscal plans

Many good ideas in the recommendations. http://caribbeanbusiness.com/oversight-board-gives-puerto-rico-gov-until-feb-12-to-make-changes-to-fiscal-plans Oversight board gives Puerto Rico gov until Feb. 12 to make changes to fiscal plans By Eva Lloréns Vélez on February 5, 2018 SAN JUAN – Puerto Rico Financial Oversight and Management Board … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico’s Slide 5-9-17 Bloomberg

https://www.bloomberg.com/quicktake/puerto-ricos-slide Puerto Rico’s Slide By Michelle Kaske | Updated May 9, 2017 1:54 PM UTC Puerto Rico has the population of Connecticut and an economy smaller than Nebraska’s. It also has more debt — $70 billion — than any U.S. state government except California, New … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico’s Exodus Is Speeding the Island’s Economic Collapse

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2017-06-02/-i-had-to-choose-for-my-family-thousands-fleeing-puerto-rico Puerto Rico’s Exodus Is Speeding the Island’s Economic Collapse by Jonathan Levin @JonathanJLevinMore stories by Jonathan Levin and Rebecca Spalding @rcurtisspaldingMore stories by Rebecca Spalding ‎June‎ ‎2‎, ‎2017‎ ‎6‎:‎00‎ ‎AM‎ ‎-04 Exodus from island means economic resurgence will be … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico tap water, water quality violations ranked worse than all 50 states according to NRDC – Natural Resources Defense Council

https://www.nrdc.org/resources/threats-tap-widespread-violations-water-infrastructure Use the link above to check the water violations in your area. http://www.elnuevodia.com/english/english/nota/thecountrysdrinkingwatersystemfails-2319886 The Country’s drinking water system fails A report finds multiple violations both from a lack of monitoring and notifying as well as from the presence of … Continue reading

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