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Puerto Rico News
May 23 - Reverend Heriberto Martínez writes about Puerto Rico's crises and bankruptcy process.
May 17 - Puerto Rico's title III bankruptcy process begins. Follow @Eric_LeCompte and check out his live tweets from the proceeding. Read more on CBC. San Juan's Catholic Archbishop and Evangelical Bible Society head write letter to the presiding Judge.
May 7 - Eric LeCompte releases an update after winning a process to deal with 100% of Puerto Rico's Debt.
May 3 - Puerto Rico's oversight board initiated the Title III bankruptcy process.
Apr 25 - Puerto Rico religious leaders call for bankruptcy ahead of "vulture fund" deadline.
Apr 14 - Puerto Rico oversight board mediates last-ditch debt negotiations; Archbishop calls for debt cuts.
Apr 6 - Puerto Rico’s electric company and bondholders agree on a debt deal.
Mar 31 - Eric LeCompte meets with Puerto Rico's Governor, Congresswoman and religious leaders. The Puerto Rico Oversight Board discusses economic growth proposals for the island.
Mar 24 - The House rejects an important amendment that would extend Medicaid funding to the citizens of Puerto Rico.
Mar 22 - Religious leaders encourage Congress to expand health care funding for the citizens of Puerto Rico.
Mar 14 - Religious leaders urge Congress to act on Puerto Rico’s debt crisis.
Mar 13 - Puerto Rico Oversight Board accepts Governor Rossello’s revised fiscal plan.
Mar 9 - The federal Puerto Rico Oversight board rejects the Governor's fiscal plan. He has until March 11 to submit a revised plan.
Mar 8 - The federal Puerto Rico oversight board warns that the island can't pay vital services.
Jan 28 – The Financial Oversight and Management Board of Puerto Rico meets as the island's financial crisis deepens.
Jan 2 - Puerto Rico governor says the island does not have funds to pay employees in February.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.