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Key examples of incompetence and mismanagement by Puerto Rican government officials in Puerto Rico

1 Over 10 million bottles of water in pallets found in Ceiba after Hurricane Maria, went to waste after left sitting for months.  If it were a few pallets that were lost or missing, that might be excusable, but how … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico governor fires emergency director, 2 others, after aid is found sitting in warehouse since Hurricane Maria

https://www.cbsnews.com/news/puerto-rican-governor-fires-emergency-director-after-aid-is-found-sitting-in-warehouse-2020-01-18 Puerto Rico governor fires emergency director after aid is found sitting in warehouse By Audrey McNamara Updated on: January 19, 2020 / 7:15 PM / CBS News Puerto Rico Governor Wanda Vázquez Garced fired two more government officials Sunday … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico protesters call for governor to resign after mob finds hidden relief supplies

Puerto Ricans seem to love a good protest.  However, if the governor was unaware of, and not responsible for the hidden cache of relief supplies, why should she resign? https://nypost.com/2020/01/20/puerto-rico-protesters-call-for-governor-to-resign-after-mob-finds-relief-supplies Puerto Rico protesters call for governor to resign after mob … 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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2020 Puerto Rico earthquakes – Is it safe to visit Puerto Rico with the recent earthquake activity in the news? YES

Is it safe to visit Puerto Rico?  The answer is YES. Despite the recent earthquakes in the news in Puerto Rico, it is safe to visit.  First of all, most tourists arrive at the airport in SJU, San Juan, which … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico’s earthquakes pile up fresh challenges for the US territory

https://www.latimes.com/world-nation/story/2020-01-10/puerto-ricos-earthquakes-pile-up-fresh-struggles-for-the-u-s-territory Puerto Rico’s earthquakes pile up fresh challenges for the U.S. territory A Guayanilla, Puerto Rico, church was heavily damaged in a magnitude 6.4 earthquake. (Jorge Castillo / Los Angeles Times) By Jorge Castillo Jan. 10, 2020 9 AM GUAYANILLA, Puerto … Continue reading

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Another earthquake hits Puerto Rico with 5.9 magnitude on January 11, 2020

https://edition.cnn.com/2020/01/11/us/puerto-rico-earthquake/index.html Another earthquake hits Puerto Rico with 5.9 magnitude By Nicole Chavez, Maria Santana and Jay Croft, CNN Updated 2211 GMT (0611 HKT) January 11, 2020 Ponce, Puerto Rico (CNN)An 5.9 magnitude earthquake rattled Puerto Rico on Saturday, fueling anxiety … Continue reading

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