Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz Condemns “Indefensible” Whitefish Contract & Calls for PREPA Chief’s Firing
<a href="http://www.democracynow.org/2017/10/31/mayor_carmen_yulin_cruz_condemns_indefensible"><img alt="_s2_puerto-rico-contract" src="https://www.democracynow.org/images/story/48/39248/w320/_S2_Puerto-Rico-Contract.jpg" style="float:right; padding-left:5px;" /></a>Democracy Now! goes to Puerto Rico, where the <span class="caps">FBI</span> is investigating the $300 million contract between Puerto Rico’s electric power company and the tiny Montana-based company Whitefish, named for the hometown of Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke. “It truly is unnerving that people can just swindle, swindle an entire population when they are at their most vulnerable,” says San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz. We also speak with Vice Mayor Rafael Jaume about the Whitefish contract.
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