MEXICANS AND PUERTO RICANS UNDER ASSAULT …. HR 5278 … PROMESA!
“Puerto Rico is being turned into an island of beggars and billionaires…owned by absentee landlords, drained by vulture funds, fought over by lawyers, and clerked by politicians.
The US Congress calls this “PROMESA” for Puerto Rico.
But all over the US – from Albuquerque to San Juan – this “promesa” is clearly a lie.” Here you have it … hypocrisy at its best!! The American way ???
Smoke grenades, pepper spray and mounted police officers were used to combat the protesters who rioted outside a Trump rally in Albuquerque, NM, last night.
Today, a US congressional committee votes to finalize a Financial Control Board, which will rule over the economy and government of Puerto Rico. These two events show the true condition of Latinos in the US.
MEXICANS AND PUERTO RICANS UNDER ASSAULT
Donald Trump threatens Mexicans and yells “build a wall!”
At the same time, a pack of US congressmen is building a wall around Puerto Rico, in the House Committee on Natural Resources. This committee is voting today on HR 5278, also known as the PROMESA bill, which places Puerto Rico under the complete control of a seven-member “Financial Control Board.”
Here is the entirety of the HR 5278 bill, all 148 pages if it:
HR 5278 does all of the following:
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