With Ricardo Rossello’s resignation, Puerto Rico can now begin to move forward and heal. But let’s speak truth, Puerto Rico has been suffering long before the hurricanes of 2017 and recent corruption scandals.
Congress needs to acknowledge and address the conditions that resulted in economic turmoil on the Island in the first place, correct policy disparities, and implement appropriate checks and balances to ensure economic stability and prosperity for all Puerto Ricans.
The People of Puerto Rico have every right to be heard. They can no longer be ignored. I am here to be their partner and listen.