I was elected to the New York State Assembly in 1996. Shortly after arriving there, I realized that it was being run like an organized crime family. 696 more words
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The WAR ON PUERTO RICANS begins, with Senate 1456… Teachers will soon be fired and lose their pensions. More schools will close.
Gov. Garcia Padilla is working overtime to turn Puerto Rico into a “prívate” enterprise.
Yesterday he released a document supporting Senate 1456, a new law which would privatize major portions of the public education system of Puerto Rico. 225 more words
Even after Mitt Romney was exposed for saying “we can forget about 47% of the people,” Luis Fortuño continued to campaign for Romney in Puerto Rico. 71 more words
On Jeffrey Farrow: “Lobbyist Finds a Quiet Place to Work, as a Six-Figure U.S. Government Contractor”
In 2000 Jeffrey Farrow was declared a persona-non-grata in Vieques, when he served as co-chair of the “White House Interagency Working Group on Puerto Rico.” At that time, when Vieques islanders were protesting the U.S. 859 more words