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Small Montana firm, Whitefish Energy, lands Puerto Rico’s biggest contract to get the power back on

https://www.washingtonpost.com/national/small-montana-firm-lands-puerto-ricos-biggest-contract-to-get-the-power-back-on/2017/10/23/31cccc3e-b4d6-11e7-9e58-e6288544af98_story.html Small Montana firm lands Puerto Rico’s biggest contract to get the power back on Hurricane Maria knocked out the electricity in Miram Carrasquillo’s home in Canóvanas, Puerto Rico. Ten days after the storm, she was able to get a … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico statehood push faces long odds

  http://thehill.com/latino/338219-puerto-rico-statehood-push-faces-long-odds Puerto Rico statehood push faces long odds By Rafael Bernal – 06/17/17 08:55 AM EDT 114   © Getty Images Puerto Rico’s government made a huge political gamble on mounting a credible campaign for statehood, a proposition that … Continue reading

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A vote for Hillary Clinton or Bernie Sanders takes Puerto Rico and the USA one step closer to Venezuela, Cuba, North Korea

A vote for Hillary Clinton or Bernie Sanders takes Puerto Rico and the USA one step closer to dismal living conditions in Venezuela, Cuba, North Korea.  If you have not educated yourself properly and don’t understand what that means, read … Continue reading

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Helping Puerto Rico may start a whole new wave of bailouts

http://nypost.com/2016/03/22/helping-puerto-rico-may-start-a-whole-new-wave-of-bailouts Helping Puerto Rico may start a whole new wave of bailouts By Betsy McCaughey March 22, 2016 | 8:54pm If you have a retirement fund or pension, or you’re a taxpayer, get ready to have your pockets picked. The … Continue reading

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Attention Puerto Rican politicians, Capitalism is the answer to poverty, not Socialism

To all politicians, remember, Capitalism helps people out of poverty, while Socialism pushes people into poverty.  Why?  It’s simple.  Socialism destroys the incentive to work hard, because you are not allowed to keep the fruits of your labor.  Socialism punishes … Continue reading

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