Amid Puerto Rico’s Fiscal Ruins, a New Push for Statehood

AN JUAN, P.R. — It is a proudly Spanish-speaking territory at a time when the White House has taken down the Spanish version of its website. It is as materially poor as it is culturally rich. And Puerto Rico has entered a new and exotic version of bankruptcy, facing a staggering $123 billion in debtContinue reading “Amid Puerto Rico’s Fiscal Ruins, a New Push for Statehood”