This is a very well done video by ReasonTV that elucidates why Puerto Rico can’t get the lights back on. The answers, according to this video, have everything to do with government regulation and taxes.
First of all, to Chris Baldridge, father of Army Sgt. Dillon Baldridge, who was killed in Afghanistan: I am very sorry for your loss. I have a son, and I can’t imagine what you are going through. However, you have now chosen to make yourself part of the crusade against President Trump waged by Democrats, who attack him not only when he screws up but when
San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz has been instrumental in the Democrat narrative that President Trump has failed to help hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico because he is racist against Latinos and probably doesn’t know that Puerto Ricans are Americans. First of all, he’s done business on the island, so he certainly knows it’s America. But secondly, Ms. Cruz, who unlike other Puerto Rican officials has attacked the
There seems to be a growing media meme that while, okay, we’ll give you that Trump did well enough with Houston and Florida, his racist instincts have kicked in and he’s ignoring Puerto Rico. Trump Tuesday announced that he will go to Puerto Rico and possibly the U.S. Virgin Islands next week. And this just in from the governor of the island: We are very