Puerto Rico Gov. Touts Sovereignty In $95B Aid Request

Law360, New York (November 14, 2017, 10:08 PM EST) -- The governor of Puerto Rico was ardent Tuesday in telling members of Congress that the hurricane-weary and debt-ridden territory will be a model of transparency as it seeks to receive nearly $95 billion in federal aid to help chart its own course on the path to recovery.

Gov. Ricardo Rossello remained busy through much of his day on Capitol Hill, speaking to members of the House Committee on Natural Resources and the Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources about the commonwealth’s efforts to restore electricity...
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