Latest News for: Puertorico industry

Edit

[BC-MCT-NEWSFEATURES-BJT]

The Bryan Eagle 25 Oct 2018
^Lin-Manuel Miranda is trying to revive Puerto Rico's devastated coffee industry<. ^PUERTORICO-MIRANDA.MI—< Taking a break from conquering Broadway, making movies and writing books, Lin-Manuel Miranda tromped up a muddy slope in Puerto Rico's highlands on Wednesday assessing his next challenge.
Edit

Public pressure is forcing the White House to respond to the crisis in Puerto Rico

Vox 29 Sep 2017
To say the White House has been slow to respond to the massive humanitarian crisis happening in Puerto Rico right now is an understatement ... Entire communities had run out of food and water ... That news didn't come ... Shipping industry supports #JonesAct b/c it's protectionist. #PuertoRico deserves better than policy decisions driven by special interests ... .
Edit

Trump on why they won't lift the Jones Act ( PRico). "Cuz shipping industry threw ...

Democratic Underground 28 Sep 2017
"Cuz shipping industry threw a tantrum." ... Shipping industry supports #JonesAct b/c it's protectionist.
Edit

John McCain Is Pushing An Idea That Could Be A Huge Help To Puerto Rico

Democratic Underground 28 Sep 2017
HuffPost September 26, 2017. WASHINGTON ― Sen ... waive the Jones Act. The law requires that all goods shipped between U.S ... Here’s the full letter. ... Read more ... "Cuz shipping industry threw a tantrum." ... Shipping industry supports #JonesAct b/c it's protectionist. #PuertoRico deserves better than policy decisions driven by special interests ... .
Edit

Trump's Puerto Rico response is confirming his critics' worst fears

CNN 28 Sep 2017
Twenty-four hours later, he hinted at what he made out to be a more compelling tie -- to industrial interests ... John McCain quickly fired back, tweeting that the "shipping industry supports #JonesAct b/c it's protectionist. #PuertoRico deserves better than policy decisions driven by special interests.".
  • 1

Most Viewed

In this photo, Feb. 27, 2022, taken from video provided by the Ukrainian Presidential Press Office, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy speaks to the nation in Kyiv, Ukraine. Russian state media is spreading false claims that Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy has fled Kyiv in what experts say is an effort to discourage Ukrainians and erode support for Ukraine around the globe.
AP / Ukrainian Presidential Press Office via AP, File
Russian President Vladimir Putin attends a meeting with top officials on support to aviation industry in Russia amid western sanctions vis videoconference at the Novo-Ogaryovo residence outside Moscow, Russia, Thursday, March 31, 2022.
AP / Mikhail Klimentyev, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP
×