1. imaginethat

    Tiny Montana Firm Gets $300 M Contract To Help Restore Power In Puerto Rico

    Tiny? Two-person company, with it's technical expertise provided by Andy Techmanski (you can't make this stuff up) who's a journeyman lineman. Since the work in PR is repair, a journeyman can do it. A master lineman would be required to construct new work That Whitefish is based in Whitefish...
  2. imaginethat

    Puerto Rico: US officials privately acknowledge serious food shortage

    Trump's true colors are on full display regarding Puerto Rico. As he tweets that we can't help PR "forever," just under 90 percent of the islanders remain without power. Worse, serious food and water shortages exist, a slow-moving but inexorable crisis in the making. The water situation is...
  3. tristanrobin

    It's Not Puerto Rico That Is Screwing Up Our Budget

    Trump's Exorbitant Travel Costs Could Pay to Send Puerto Rico 128 Cargo Ships With Aid Donald Trump complained to Puerto Rican hurricane victims this week that their suffering is throwing his budget "out of whack," but for the same cost as the first family's exorbitant travel, the government...
  4. goober

    Puerto Rico

    Over three million Americans without electricity or water. And less response than was supplied to Houston or Florida. The Jones Act was suspended immediately for Houston and Florida, it took a week for it to happen for Puerto Rico, because "shipping interests" told Trump it wasn't a good idea...
  5. Camelot

    Don The Con Stiffed Puerto Rico As Well

    Is there anyone that Don the Con hasn't screwed or grabbed the p***y of ?
  6. justoneman

    Puerto Rico statehood.

    Puerto Rico voted today for statehood. News from The Associated Press
  7. U

    Why you can't ignore Puerto Rico's bankruptcy

    https://www.usatoday.com/story/money/2017/05/04/puerto-rico-bankruptcy/101284402/ I have one of the worst sleeping nights. Guess that is why I am up at 7 am on a Sunday. So, what state does this happen to? My guess would be Illinois. What happens if it does? Does the fed have an...
  8. GhostRider

    Trump to face trial for racketeering under Rico law

    Judge Curiel Rules Trump Must Face Trial for Racketeering in Trump University Suit These are truths Trump can't wiggle or buy his way out of.
  9. K

    Puerto Rico to default further on debts

    Puerto Rico to default further on debts
  10. RNG

    Joe Puerto Rico Gets Screwed

    I bet all those little credit unions and the little bond buyers aren't too big to fail. There is a day of reckoning eventually.
  11. Jimmyb

    District Court Rules in Favor of Puerto Rico's Ban on Same Sex Marraige

    The United States District Court in Puerto Rico had ruled against a challenge to a Puerto Rico’s traditional marriage law of one man one woman. In his ruling, Judge Pérez-Giménez agreed with Baker v. Nelson’s being dismissed for “for want of a federal question” as standing precedent. The ruling...
  12. intangible child

    Chrysler Jet/Turbine Car '63 World Tour-Stockholm, Puerto Rico, Mexico

    "On August 25, 1963 a Chrysler Turbine Car left Detroit for Geneva Switzerland. It was the first time a Chrysler turbine automobile ever left the United States. From Geneva headquarters of Chrysler Iinternational, it began a world tour that lasted for 4 months and included 24 cities in 21...
  13. CNN

    Puerto Rico kicks off final week of primaries

    Read full story for latest details. View the full article here.
  14. R

    The Political Status Of Puerto Rico (again)

    The following information is to ALERT all hard working American Taxpayers on how Congress uses their hard earned money to maintain a colonial system in Puerto Rico. While many banks in the U.S. are foreclosing many homes because many Americans can't pay their mortgages, Congress sends 22 BILLION...
  15. R

    The American Taxpayer And The Colony Of Puerto Rico

    Puerto Rico is a U.S. colony since 1898. We are American Citizens since 1917. We do not have the right to vote for the President of the U.S. Puerto Rico is located in the Caribbean and is the smallest of the Greater Antilles islands. Our climate year round temperature is 70-85 degrees Fahrenheit...