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Press Release – Twilight Zone: Padilla’s Key Advisor Claims Lawless Governor Really Does Respect The Rule of Law

WEST DES MOINES, IA – The American Future Fund (AFF), a national 501(c)4 issue advocacy organization, released the following statement in response to a bizarre, out-of-left-field statement by Alberto Bacó, Puerto Rico’s Secretary of Economic Development and Commerce, seeking to defend Padilla as a law-abiding governor in the middle of an economic briefing hosted by

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Press Release – Wall Street Beware: Padilla’s Puerto Rico is Not A Safe Place to Invest

WEST DES MOINES, IA – The American Future Fund (AFF), a national 501(c)4 issue advocacy organization, today raised alarm bells ahead of renewed efforts by Puerto Rico Governor Alejandro García Padilla and Melba Acosta – the disgraced former Hacienda secretary – to raise billions of dollars from Wall Street. Nick Ryan, Founder of the American

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Bloomberg – Puerto Rico May Raise Petroleum Tax to Back $2.9 Billion of Debt

Puerto Rico lawmakers are working on a plan to allow the island’s Infrastructure Financing Authority to sell as much as $2.9 billion of bonds backed by petroleum taxes to repay loans from the Government Development Bank. The strategy involves boosting the junk-rated commonwealth’s petroleum-tax rate to $15.50 per barrel after lawmakers increased it to $9.25

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AFF Goes Up in GA-12, CA-26

From the Washington Post: [American Future Fund] is making a late foray into two big House races. They’ll spend $830,000 in California’s 26th district, where Rep. Julia Brownley (D) faces Assemblyman Jeff Gorell (R), and $970,000 in Georgia’s 12th district, where Rep. John Barrow (D) faces businessman Rick Allen (R). It’s AFF’s first play in

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The Roanoke Times – 250,000 in Virginia face loss of health insurance

By Markus Schmidt and Michael Martz After a year’s reprieve, up to 250,000 Virginians will receive notice by the end of November that their health insurance plans will be canceled because the plans do not comply with the Affordable Care Act and accompanying state law… Read the full article here: http://m.roanoke.com/news/local/in-virginia-face-loss-of-health-insurance/article_e1c67f1b-97a6-5889-9f78-a8a58de7eb62.html?mode=jqm

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