Puerto Rico Christmas Bonuses Pit Workers Against Investors

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Alejandro Garcia Padilla, governor of Puerto Rico.

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Puerto Rico Governor Alejandro Garcia Padilla runs the risk of being viewed as the Grinch who stole Christmas whether he pays holiday bonuses to employees of the commonwealth or not.

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