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August 20, 2019

3 governors in Puerto Rico? A plot twist beyond ‘House of Cards,’ says minority leader.

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Wanda Vásquez is the third person to hold Puerto Rico's governorship in one week's time. The World speaks with Eduardo Bhatia, minority leader in the Puerto Rico Senate, about the state and future of Puerto Rico's democracy. Produced by: The World staff. Image credit: Gabriella N. Baez/Reuters.

Aired August 8, 2019

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Devin O. M
7:35 PM 20 August 2019
The law upon which Pierluisi entered “illegal” office (more like inconstitucional) was made by a previous governor from Bathias own political party. There’s a degree of hypocrisy in his statements. Also, Puerto Rico can’t legally file bankruptcy because of its colonial status, which is promoted mainly by Bathia’s own party. I’m not in favor of the current government but Bathia and his party won’t do any better as testified by years of them governing too.
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