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Dec 31 - Your support won big victories in 2016 to fight poverty. Read our Year-End Report.

Dec 30 - The US Virgin Islands faces similar debt troubles as Puerto Rico. The US territory could opt-in to Congressional legislation passed to address Puerto Rico's debt crisis.

Dec 22 - The rating agency S&P downgrades the Bahamas' debt to "junk" status.

Dec 21 - The Congressional Task Force on Economic Growth in Puerto Rico releases its final report. The Financial Oversight and Management Board of Puerto Rico announces debt restructuring talks.

Dec 15 - Venezuela misses a self-imposed deadline for introducing larger bills to address inflation.

Dec 8 - The President can now impose economic sanctions on individuals involved in corruption or human rights abuses thanks to action by Congress. 

Dec 1 - Jubilee USA and Bread for the World honor House Financial Services Chair Emeritus Spencer Bachus for his leadership and courage during his time in Congress. Bachus championed the cause of debt relief for the world's poorest countries.

Nov 25 - The future of a federal consumer watchdog agency is uncertain.

Nov 21 - Puerto Rico Governor Alejandro García Padilla refuses to submit a revised fiscal plan to the territory's federal oversight board.

Nov 18 - Jubilee Executive Director Eric LeCompte addresses the Puerto Rico oversight board and urges debt restructuring that reduces poverty and grows Puerto Rico's economy. Read Eric LeCompte's speech.

Nov 8 Donald Trump wins the US Presidential election. Jubilee's views on the election are featured in America MagazineDevex and Catholic News Service.

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