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Job creation must be a priority in Puerto Rico, not pushing more people onto welfare to make them dependent instead of independent

https://www.elnuevodia.com/english/english/nota/jobcreationmustbeapriority-2578479 Job creation must be a priority Due to the pandemic, the island has the second-highest unemployment rate among U.S. jurisdictions Saturday, June 27, 2020 – 9:47 AM By ELNUEVODIA.COM   To reactivate the economy after the crisis the COVID-19 … Continue reading

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France’s Reckoning: Rich, Young Flee Welfare State; Sounds Familiar to What is Happening in Puerto Rico

Who will be left in Puerto Rico if politicians drive off the rich, the entrepreneurs, the investors, the ones who are the ones most responsible for job creation?  The politicians, the government workers, and people on welfare will remain.  Yet … Continue reading

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How Socialism Destroyed Puerto Rico, and How Capitalism Can Save It

https://finance.townhall.com/columnists/peterschiff/2015/07/16/how-socialism-destroyed-puerto-rico-and-how-capitalism-can-save-it-n2025956 How Socialism Destroyed Puerto Rico, and How Capitalism Can Save It Peter Schiff | Posted: Jul 16, 2015 12:01 AM While Greece is now dominating the debt default stage, the real tragedy is playing out much closer to home, … Continue reading

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Integrating Puerto Rico – By Incorporating Best Practices

WOLPERT GAZTAMBIDE: Integrating Puerto Rico WOLPERT GAZTAMBIDE: Integrating Puerto Rico Christian Wolpert Gaztambide1:44 am, Nov 16, 2018 Guest Columnist In the wake of Hurricane Maria, various campus organizations have mobilized against Yale’s holdings in mutual funds that hold Puerto Rican … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico – Corruption, Seems to be Systemic

https://www.globalsecurity.org/military/world/caribbean/pr-corruption.htm Puerto Rico – Corruption One aspect of Puerto Rico’s economy, of which little is known, is the informal, unregulated, and illegal underground economy. This is mostly a cash and service economy. The illegal trade of drugs, for example, has … Continue reading

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Peter Schiff, investor who moved from CT to PR for the Act 22 tax benefits, exposes selfish, misguided Puerto Rican politicians. Statehood will hurt PR, not help, by adding more taxes to its citizens. Episode 538

        Peter Schiff mentions how Puerto Rican politicians are working against the benefit of Puerto Rico and Puerto Rican citizens, when they push for statehood.   Schiff shows how Puerto Rico’s territorial status, NOT being a state, is … Continue reading

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Government perpetuates Socialistic cycle of dependency tendency in PR by delaying welfare work requirement for 4 years

Socialism lives on in PR! What politician will have courage to make the painful choices necessary for the long term good of Puerto Rico?  El Nuevo Dia is doing a great journalistic service by shining a light on this issue.  … 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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Socialism killed Puerto Rico too, not just Greece

  https://www.cnbc.com/2015/07/02/like-greece-puerto-rican-debt-is-all-about-socialism.html Socialism killed Puerto Rico too Jake Novak | @jakejakeny Published 12:34 PM ET Thu, 2 July 2015 CNBC.com Getty Images Capitol building in San Juan I hope no one here in the U.S. is feeling too smug about … Continue reading

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Welfare in Puerto Rico, SNAP, Food Stamps, Fraud, Family card

https://www.offthegridnews.com/current-events/us-food-stamps-in-puerto-rico-costing-you-2-billion-dollars U.S. Food Stamps In Puerto Rico Costing You 2 Billion Dollars Written by: Tara Dodrill Current Events June 17, 2013 169 Comments  Print This Article image credit huffingtonpost.com (AP Photo/Ricardo Arduengo) More than one-third of the population in Puerto … Continue reading

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