Gus Portela

Gus  Portela
The FDA Is Here to Help … But Help Whom?
By Gus Portela
According to President Reagan, the most terrifying words in the English language are: “I'm from the government and I'm here ...
April 18, 2019
Fair Digital Trade is Key to America’s Economic Future
By Gus Portela
When discussing international trade, many people may think of a massive cargo ship carrying steel containers across the ocean. But ...
February 23, 2019
Holiday E-commerce Boom Shows Need to Update Trucking Regulations
By Gus Portela
The spectacular rise of digital shopping for everything from shoes to couches has created a very analog problem.  The individual ...
December 20, 2018
Statehood Would Be an Economic Boon for Puerto Rico
By Gus Portela
This week, Puerto Rico’s representative in Congress, Resident Commissioner Jenniffer Gonzalez (R-PR), introduced a bill to make the territory a ...
July 29, 2018
Re-Thinking Income Inequality
By Gus Portela
“If government planning and welfare had the answer – and they’ve had almost 30 years of it – shouldn’t we ...
February 06, 2014
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