Puerto Rico faces humanitarian crisis without federal action: Treasury

Townhall.com Staff
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Posted: Oct 22, 2015 11:34 AM
NEW YORK/SAN JUAN (Reuters) - U.S. Treasury Secretary counselor Antonio Weiss warned that Puerto Rico faced a humanitarian crisis without federal action, as he appealed to Congress to help the debt-ridden U.S. territory, according to testimony released ahead of a Senate committee hearing on Thursday.