Puerto Rico to get billions for storm aid, reconstruction

Puerto Rico to get billions for storm aid, reconstruction

SAN JUAN – Puerto Rico is slated to obtain greater than $6 billion in federal funds to assist put together the U.S. territory for future hurricanes and different disasters, officers stated Tuesday. The cash assigned by the U.S. Division of Housing and City Growth could be used for…
New governor sworn in as a wary Puerto Rico demands changes

New governor sworn in as a wary Puerto Rico demands changes

SAN JUAN – Pedro Pierluisi vowed to attain statehood for Puerto Rico and struggle in opposition to poverty, corruption and COVID-19 after he was sworn in Saturday because the U.S. territory’s new governor. Pierluisi, a Democrat who beforehand served as Puerto Rico’s consultant in Congress for eight years,…