Crystal Wright

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House Passes Puerto Rico Bail Out Bill that Puts Average American Bondholders’ Last

The Puerto Rico Oversight, Management, and Economic Stability Act, (PROMESA), just passed by the House of Representatives boasts it will take the island “from a path of destitution towards a path of prosperity. ” In reality, the House decided that debt-ridden Puerto Rico is simply too big to fail but what about the island’s bondholders, many of whom are regular Americans, saving for retirement.

Puerto Rico bailout (Kathy Willens / Associated Press)

Donald Trump Was Right To Hit Bush on 9/11 and Iraq  

Donald Trump may have swung the biggest, riskiest punch of the night, assailing Jeb Bush’s brother George’s foreign policy as president. Apparently, now that Trump is the frontrunner, embarrassing Jeb, it’s sacrosanct to criticize the former president.

RepublicanÊpresidential candidates (L-R) Ohio Governor John Kasich, Jeb Bush, Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX), Donald Trump, Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) and Ben Carson participate in a CBS News GOP Debate February 13, 2016 at the Peace Center in Greenville, South Carolina. Residents of South Carolina will vote for the Republican candidate …