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Puerto Rico’s middleman to the White House, Corey Lewandowski, may not be delivering results – Washington Examiner


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Puerto Rico's middleman to the White House, Corey Lewandowski, may not be delivering results
Washington Examiner
Puerto Rico hired Lewandowski's Avenue Strategies lobbying firm in Washington, D.C., to help influence the White House to come around to his positions. The second generation governor said Lewandowski will be kept on beyond his four-month contract if he ...

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Governor: ‘I see Puerto Rico as a battleground state’ – Washington Examiner


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Governor: 'I see Puerto Rico as a battleground state'
Washington Examiner
SAN JUAN — Puerto Rican Gov. Ricardo Rossello, a Democrat, insisted the island territory may be more likely to become a stronghold for congressional Republicans than a blue state. "There is this narrative, and this coming from a Democrat, that Puerto ...
Puerto Rico unveils region's largest operational solar plantDaily Mail

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Puerto Rican leaders, culture celebrated in downtown Orlando – Orlando Sentinel

Orlando SentinelPuerto Rican leaders, culture celebrated in downtown OrlandoOrlando SentinelHundreds of parade-goers clad in Puerto Rican-flag T-shirts, hats, towels and dresses danced and screamed as floats carrying Puerto Rican celebrities and commun...

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Puerto Rico Bondholders Reject Island’s Restructuring Offer – Bloomberg


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Puerto Rico Bondholders Reject Island's Restructuring Offer
Bloomberg
Puerto Rico bondholders rejected Governor Ricardo Rossello's debt-restructuring proposal days before a May 1 deadline to craft a deal or face a potential wave of creditor lawsuits. The Caribbean island is offering holders of its general-obligation ...
Debt-strapped Puerto Rico makes offer to bondholdersThe Spokesman-Review
Puerto Rico releases offer to bondholders - StarTribune.comMinneapolis Star Tribune
Puerto Rico bondholders shun island's debt-cutting offerReuters

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Trump blames Puerto Rico for the potential government shutdown – Los Angeles Times


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Trump blames Puerto Rico for the potential government shutdown
Los Angeles Times
The concern is about Puerto Rico's struggling Medicaid program, which is running short on funds and could lead to 900,000 residents losing healthcare coverage by the end of the year. Democrats want to provide Puerto Rico aid, but Trump called it a ...

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Is Congress Going To Bailout Puerto Rico? – National Review


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Is Congress Going To Bailout Puerto Rico?
National Review
The island of Puerto Rico has been in big trouble for some time now because of its leaders' fiscal irresponsibility and overspending. The result has been a deep financial mess on top of tragically awful economic prospects. After months of debate, a ...
Puerto Rico Oversight Board Approves GDB Liquidation PlanNBCNews.com
Puerto Rico faces worse debt crisis than ArgentinaFinancial Times
Puerto Rico Board Moves to Consider Bankruptcy-Like ProcessBloomberg
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Puerto Rico Government Development Bank to Liquidate – Wall Street Journal (subscription)


Puerto Rico Government Development Bank to Liquidate
Wall Street Journal (subscription)
Puerto Rico's industrial development bank has decided to liquidate, proposing a fiscal plan to federal officials that calls for winding down its operations over 10 years. The Government Development Bank for Puerto Rico, which for decades acted as the U ...

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