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    Puerto Rican Debt

    Resident Commissioner Pedro Pierluisi (D-PR) talked about Puerto Rico’s efforts to resolve its $72 billion debt. He discussed his recent op-ed, in which he argues debt problems…

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    Debt Crises in Greece and Puerto Rico

    Roben Farzad talked about the potential impact of the ongoing debt crises in Greece and Puerto Rico on the U.S. and global economies.

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    Government Debt in Greece and Puerto Rico

    Panelists talked about the debt crises in Greece and Puerto Ricoand the effects they could have on the Eurozone and the U.S. economies. Though the countries face similar economic…

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    White House Daily Briefing

    Josh Earnest briefed reporters and responded to questions on a variety of issues. He said that the nuclear talks with Iran would be extended beyond the June 30, 2015, deadline and…

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    After Words with Nelson Denis

    Nelson Denis talked about his book, War Against All Puerto Ricans: Revolution and Terror in America’s Colony, about the history of Puerto Rico and its turbulent relationship with the…

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    President Obama in San Juan, Puerto Rico

    President Obama spoke at the International Airport in San Juan, Puerto Rico. He said he was fulfilling a campaign promise with his visit, the first official visit by a U.S. President…

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    Puerto Rico and Federal Health Care

    Governor Luis Fortuno of Puerto Rico talked about his Capitol Hill visit to advocate for parity in health care funding for U.S. residents of Puerto Rico. He believes residents of the…

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    Political News Review

    John Mercurio reported on the June 1 Puerto Rico primary, Bill Clinton in Indiana, and record Democratic registration in Pennsylvania.

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    Book Discussion on Puerto Rico's Future

    Dick Thornburgh talked about his book, Puerto Rico’s Future: A Time to Decide, published by the Center for Strategic and International Studies. He was joined by a panel of…

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    Congressional Voting Rights

    Delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton talked about a bill to give partial voting rights to the five delegates in Congress who are scheduled for a vote in the House on the next day. The bill…

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    Book Discussion on Overthrow

    Stephen Kinzer talked about his book Overthrow: America’s Century of Regime Change from Hawaii to Iraq, published by Times Books. Mr. Kinzer, a former New York Times foreign…

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    Vieques Naval Operations

    Senate Armed Services Committee members spoke to reporters about their objections to ending naval Live-fire training on Vieques Island. Following their brief comments, they answered…

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    Puerto Rican Relations

    Mr. McClintock talked about Puerto Rican issues such as potential statehood. He also responded to audience phone calls, faxes, and electronic mail.

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    Island of Vieques Land Transfer

    Following a meeting with President Clinton, Governor Rossello spoke to reporters about a proposed land transfer of federally owned land on the Island of Vieques. Following his remarks…

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    Military Training in Puerto Rico

    Mr. Williams joined the program by phone from Vieques, Puerto Rico and talked about the protests occurring there. Many Puerto Ricans hoped to stop U.S. military training on their…

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    Vieques Naval Base

    Governor Rossello spoke to reporters about his meeting with President Clinton to discuss the decision to continue bombing exercises at the Navy range on the island of Vieques in Puerto Rico.

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    Vieques Naval Warfare Center

    Navy and Marine officials talk to reporters about Secretary Cohen’s recommendation to suspend training operations on the Puerto Rican Island of Vieques. They focused on growing…

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    FALN Clemency Report

    Representatives Burton and Fossella released a report critical of the Clinton administration for granting clemency to Puerto Rican nationalists convicted of terrorist activities in the…

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    Clemency Decision for FALN Members

    Justice officials testified about President Clinton’s decision to grant clemency to several Puerto Rican nationalists involved in terrorist incidents in the late 1970s and early…

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    Naval Training Facility in Vieques, Puerto Rico

    Witnesses testified about resuming live firing exercises on a U.S. Navy firing range on the island of Vieques in Puerto Rico. A presidential panel recommended that the military resume…

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