Introduce bicameral legislation to study how fatalities are determined after natural disaster.
Almost two years after the enactment of the federal PROMESA law and the imposition of a Fiscal Control Board, Puerto Rico still lacks a public debt audit that shows, without doubt, how much debt was legally contracted.
Más allá del debate no resuelto sobre el número de muertes provocadas por el huracán María en Puerto Rico, las vidas de miles siguen en peligro.
Latino Rebels Radio, June 10, 2018
Activists in New York and Puerto Rico Call on Gov. Cuomo to Divest From Companies Harming Puerto Rico
New York State has investments in financial firms behind increasing number of foreclosures on the Island even after Hurricane Maria.
The Rosselló Administration Continues to Arbitrarily Mishandle Hurricane María Death Toll Data in Puerto Rico
The government of Puerto Rico lied and it knows it lied.
El gobierno miente y lo sabe.
Meet the organizations who build resilience by protecting Puerto Rico.
Members of Congressional Hispanic Caucus Call for 9/11-Like Independent Commission on Puerto Rico Hurricane María Death Toll
All speakers questioned the official number of 64 deaths.
“Este Tribunal concluye que, con excepción de los números de seguro social, la información contenida en los certificados de defunción y la información adicional solicitada no es privilegiada.”
“This Court concludes that, with exception to Social Security numbers, the information contained in the death certificates and any additional information is not privileged.”
There Were 1,244 More Deaths in Puerto Rico the Two Months After Hurricanes Irma and María Than Same Period in 2016: And That Number Could Be Growing
It is important to note, as the Department of Health’s own chart says, that the data for 2017 is still preliminary, since the final numbers are going through the quality control process and validation.
Rosselló Goes on CNN Twice to Address Puerto Rico Hurricane María Death Count and Says “There Will Be Hell to Pay’
The government of Puerto Rico has not made any public data of 2017 mortality statistics since the first week of January.
Undercounting deaths reduces the attention to the crisis Puerto Ricans live day by day.
A special Latino Rebels Radio.
New Harvard Study: Puerto Rico Hurricane María Death Toll 70 Times Greater Than Official Number of 64
“This rate yielded a total of 4645 excess deaths during this period.”
El Departamento de Salud no tiene un plan de respuesta en caso de una catástrofe y por casi una década abandonó su responsabilidad de asegurar el funcionamiento adecuado de todas las facilidades de salud en la isla, encontró una investigación del Centro de Periodismo Investigativo (CPI).
Health Department does not have a response plan in case of a catastrophe and for nearly a decade, it abandoned its responsibility to ensure the proper functioning of all health facilities on the island.
Following up with Juan after a year of struggle in the wake of the storm, he said, “Puerto Ricans are proud, committed, strong… And that includes Muslims.”
“These investors continue to be the main beneficiaries of fiscal policies pushed by Puerto Rico’s Governor Ricardo Rosselló and by the unelected federal Fiscal Control Board.”