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Roundup: Cate and Gil Discuss This Week’s Puerto Rico News

  by Cate Long and Gil Hall In this week’s round-up show, Cate and Gil discuss and analyze events from Puerto Rico. Topics include: Governor Alejandro García Padilla (PDP – Puerto Rico’s majority party) announced he will not run for a second term. This was widely expected given an extremely low voter approval rating. In addition to struggling to get …

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News Analyst Kike Cruz Discusses US Senate Judiciary Committee Hearing on PR

Today the U.S. Senate held a historic hearing on the fiscal crisis in Puerto Rico. To get reaction to today’s event leading Puerto Rico news analyst Kike Cruz joins us in this podcast. Kike is highly critical of the Puerto Rico’s government assertions that they have cut spending and he believes that there is common ground on federal funds for …

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