Marco Rubio receives money from hedge funds, then opposes Chapter 9 bankruptcy for Puerto Rico


RUBIO failed to offer the complete truth …. ” Section 27 of the Merchant Marine Act of 1920, aka the Jones Act. Every year, this law alone costs the people of Puerto Rico over $6 billion. Over the past 96 years, the Jones Act has cost Puerto Rico over $570 billion…nearly eight times the island’s current debt of $72 billion.”

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Last night, during the GOP Presidential Debate on CNN, Sen. Marco Rubio was asked about bankruptcy protection for Puerto Rico. Without batting an eye, Rubio declared that Puerto Rico “must get its act together,” lectured about “fiscal responsibility” and “economic growth,” then opposed Chapter 9 bankruptcy relief for the island.

What Rubio failed to mention, was that he has received campaign donations from the same hedge funds that own Puerto Rico’s debt, and are opposing any Chapter 9 relief for Puerto Rico. Here is a video of Rubio’s speech.

Rubio also failed to mention the one U.S. law which has strangled the Puerto Rican economy for nearly a century: Section 27 of the Merchant Marine Act of 1920, aka the Jones Act. Every year, this law alone costs the people of Puerto Rico over $6 billion. Over the past 96 years, the Jones Act has cost Puerto Rico over $570…

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I'm originally from Puerto Rico. I was born in Santurce and raised in Rio Piedras. Have lived in Florida since 1999. I have a doctorate degree in Medicine; completed in 1976. My Internal Medicine specialty was completed in 1979. Worked for Puerto Rico's health system until 1985. At this time, I'm happily retired after working for the federal government for almost 28yrs. I want to offer any knowledge that I have to anyone "out there" who is interested. My views are liberal in almost every sense. My knowledge is "eclectic" - a bit of everything. Music and reading are my passion. Blogging has also become a very interesting endeavor. Metaphysical topics attract me. I'm interested in news reporting human issues like injustice, discrimination and abuse - the "wrongly" affected. My intention is to bring this knowledge to an understandable level and to help anyone in need. I'm open to questions and will answer them to the best of my ability. Currently working on an enterprise whose main mission will be to bring peoples of all walks of life together. To be one .... since we ALL are ONE!! The future looks bright and promising!!!

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