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&#8217;s electric power company and the tiny Montana-based company Whitefish, named for the hometown of Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke. &#8220;It truly is unnerving that people can just swindle, swindle an entire population when they are at their most vulnerable,&#8221; says San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz. We also speak with Vice Mayor Rafael Jaume about the Whitefish contract.

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