Puerto Rico Advocates Rally to Urge Lawmakers to Take Action

  • Democrats seek to include Puerto Rico aid in spending bill
  • 500 people will meet their Congressmen urging action

A day after avoiding default, about a hundred advocates for action in Puerto Rico rallied at the U.S. House of Representatives, expressing frustration over a flurry of hearings that haven’t produced any outcome and asking for aid for the commonwealth to be included in the spending bill lawmakers must pass to keep the U.S. government funded.

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