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PDP says NPP wasted millions on plebiscite that NPP knew was not approved

Puerto Rico is struggling, yet millions were wasted on a vote for statehood when the wording on the ballots was not approved. https://www.elnuevodia.com/english/english/nota/theoppositiondenouncessilenceabouttheconsultation-2329812 The opposition denounces silence about the consultation It was never revealed that a second review of the … Continue reading

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Many Puerto Ricans crave statehood — but the timing couldn’t be worse

  http://www.miamiherald.com/news/nation-world/national/article155313554.html June 09, 2017 2:09 PM Many Puerto Ricans crave statehood — but the timing couldn’t be worse By Jessica Campisi jcampisi@mcclatchydc.com WASHINGTON When Puerto Ricans vote Sunday on the political future for the U.S. territory, Gov. Ricardo Rosselló … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico to Vote Sunday on Statehood 6-9-17 WSJ.com

https://www.wsj.com/articles/puerto-rico-to-vote-sunday-on-statehood-1497026520 Puerto Rico to Vote Sunday on Statehood Nonbinding election comes as U.S. territory fights creditors after declaring what amounts to the country’s largest-ever municipal bankruptcy By Arian Campo-Flores June 9, 2017 12:42 p.m. ET 133 COMMENTS Voters in Puerto … 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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Direct, nonstop airline flights to and from Puerto Rico, to and from the United States

Puerto Rico has many direct, aka nonstop flights, from its 3 major airports – SJU/San Juan in the North, BQN/Aguadilla in the Northwest, and PSE/Ponce in the South.  Use this handy guide to help you plan how to get to … Continue reading

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Verizon Wireless IS NOT in Puerto Rico, but AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile ARE in Puerto Rico.

Many people want to know if their phone on a Verizon plan will work in Puerto Rico.  The answer is YES. Verizon has service in Puerto Rico, so if you are on Verizon, your phone should work in PR, at … Continue reading

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What restaurant chains are in Puerto Rico, compared to the states?

Many people want to know if their favorite restaurants, chain restaurants, from the states can be found in Puerto Rico. Here is the most comprehensive list, listing both which restaurants ARE in PR and which ones ARE NOT in PR. … Continue reading

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