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Coronavirus shows US needs to restore pharmaceutical production — in Puerto Rico

Excellent article shows how dependence on China for medical supplies & drugs, as 2 examples, are dangerous since over-reliance on outside countries can prevent the supply chain from operating to supply whatever is needed in a timely manner. https://nypost.com/2020/03/07/coronavirus-shows-us-needs-to-restore-pharmaceutical-production-in-puerto-rico Coronavirus … Continue reading

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Tax Policy Helped Create Puerto Rico’s Fiscal Crisis

https://taxfoundation.org/tax-policy-helped-create-puerto-rico-s-fiscal-crisis Tax Policy Helped Create Puerto Rico’s Fiscal Crisis June 30, 2015 Scott Greenberg   Gavin Ekins Yesterday, the governor of Puerto Rico announced that his government’s $72 billion of debts are not payable, in advance of $1.92 billion in … Continue reading

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