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Visiting Puerto Rico, and Finding the Up Beat

Visiting Puerto Rico, and Finding the Up Beat On the first stop of his yearlong journey, the 52 Places Traveler makes it his mission to get off the beaten path and into the island. By Sebastian Modak Feb. 15, 2019 … Continue reading

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Puerto Ricans Want Their Government To Be More Transparent

https://www.npr.org/2018/11/19/669145225/post-maria-puerto-ricans-want-their-government-to-be-more-transparent 3:35 Download Transcript November 19, 20184:59 AM ET Heard on Morning Edition Adrian Florido Twitter The movement in Puerto Rico is growing. It’s taken on greater urgency after Hurricane Maria, as the island prepares for the arrival of tens … Continue reading

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Bloody Tide: How Puerto Rico Affects the U.S. – Crime, murder, drugs in Puerto Rico

  https://www.houstonpress.com/news/bloody-tide-how-puerto-rico-affects-the-us-6597606 Bloody Tide: How Puerto Rico Affects the U.S. Michael E. Miller, Casey Michel | March 20, 2013 | 4:00am Julio Ramos Oliver died over a spilled drink. It was just after midnight January 20, and Old San Juan … Continue reading

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Don’t Lecture Greece on Welfare: Puerto Rico USA Is Much Worse

  http://www.breitbart.com/big-government/2015/07/18/dont-lecture-greece-on-welfare-puerto-rico-usa-is-much-worse Don’t Lecture Greece on Welfare: Puerto Rico USA Is Much Worse   18 Jul 2015Newport Beach, CA1271 With Greece defaulting on its debt, the press has been full of complaints that the lazy Greeks would like to live … Continue reading

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Federal authorities to stop fraud in healthcare programs

It is widely known that in PR, there is a great deal of healthcare fraud, as many citizens under-report their income to qualify for free medical care.  Doctors and dentists in PR have told me that it’s easier for the … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico co-ops unfazed by debt-forgiveness talk, Moody’s downgrade

  http://caribbeanbusiness.com/puerto-rico-co-ops-unmoved-by-debt-forgiveness-talk-moodys-downgrade Puerto Rico co-ops unfazed by debt-forgiveness talk, Moody’s downgrade By Eva Lloréns Vélez on October 16, 2017 SAN JUAN –  Cooperatives Supervision & Insurance Corp. (Cossec by its Spanish acronym) Chairwoman Ivelisse Torres said Puerto Rico credit unions, … Continue reading

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Puerto Ricans could ease South Dakota dairy labor shortage

Puerto Rico is a major welfare state.  For the hundreds of thousands of Puerto Ricans who have been conditioned by the government to rely on welfare, why would they want to work at a job, much less one in a … Continue reading

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