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Wed Jul 24, 2019, 11:02 PM

Puerto Rico's governor to resign effective Aug. 2 amid mass protests sparked by leaked private chat

Source: The Washington Post

Puerto Rico’s governor to resign effective Aug. 2 amid mass protests sparked by leaked private chat

By Washington Post Staff

July 24 at 11:55 PM

Calls for Gov. Ricardo Rosselló to resign followed the leak of crude private messages between the governor and his aides and the arrests of former officials in a federal corruption investigation.

This is a developing story. It will be updated.

Read more: https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/national/wp/2019/07/24/puerto-ricos-governor-to-resign-effective-aug-2-amid-mass-protests-sparked-by-leaked-private-chat/?utm_term=.24860fe55f94

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Reply Puerto Rico's governor to resign effective Aug. 2 amid mass protests sparked by leaked private chat (Original post)
Chicago1980 Jul 2019 OP
Pachamama Jul 2019 #1
greyl Jul 2019 #2
BigmanPigman Jul 2019 #3
FailureToCommunicate Jul 2019 #4
SummerSnow Jul 2019 #5
JI7 Jul 2019 #6
Blue_Tires Jul 2019 #9
Guy Whitey Corngood Jul 2019 #7
The Liberal Lion Jul 2019 #8

Response to Chicago1980 (Original post)

Wed Jul 24, 2019, 11:05 PM

1. Sadly the new Governor being sworn in has legal ethical troubles - so Puerto Rico still has to solve

...this problem....

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Response to Chicago1980 (Original post)

Wed Jul 24, 2019, 11:06 PM

2. Hell yeah!

What a Wednesday.

#ImpeachNow

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Response to Chicago1980 (Original post)

Wed Jul 24, 2019, 11:11 PM

3. But the poor guy did so much good for his people....

"The governor began his announcement by citing some of the accomplishments of his administration, including passing a balanced budget with no layoffs of public employees, fighting corruption, establishing positive economic growth and lowering taxes. “We raised the salary of teachers in the middle of a bankruptcy,” he said."

Adios pal! I hope the Racist Rapist is next!

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Response to Chicago1980 (Original post)

Thu Jul 25, 2019, 06:38 AM

4. Finding myself SO jealous of Puerto Rico and their ability to actually oust their leader!

If only if only...

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Response to Chicago1980 (Original post)

Thu Jul 25, 2019, 06:42 AM

5. And he stayed silent when Trump insulted Puerto Rico. I remember seeing him do that.

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Response to SummerSnow (Reply #5)

Thu Jul 25, 2019, 06:44 AM

6. yup, i knew he was a scumbag then

 

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Response to SummerSnow (Reply #5)

Thu Jul 25, 2019, 08:50 AM

9. +1

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Response to Chicago1980 (Original post)

Thu Jul 25, 2019, 07:38 AM

7. Awww for the first time in his over privileged pampered ass life, the little prince

has to face real consequences. Now could if we arrest his daddy for all his pillaging and massive corruption. That would be the icing on the cake.

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Response to Chicago1980 (Original post)

Thu Jul 25, 2019, 08:49 AM

8. PR has shown us the way

We can do this. Let's get that orange scum out now!

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