Puerto Rico's recovery from hurricanes and economic devastation

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Puerto Rico's recovery from hurricanes and economic devastation

Postby Marie » Tue Sep 26, 2017 1:54 pm

First, there's this stupid law dating back to the Wilson era that needs to be suspended while humanitarian efforts take place, and abolished in the long term.

The Law Strangling Puerto Rico
The Jones Act has outlived its original World War I intent and is devastating the island’s economy.
The New York Times
September 25, 2017

https://www.nytimes.com/2017/09/25/opin ... s-act.html

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