Puerto Rico’s economy was a mess before Hurricane Maria. It will only make recovery harder
Fortune - 09/22/2017
And even though its finances are now largely in the hands of the federal task force, the island’s track record could make it harder to officials to ask for more money. “With a Republican majority, they could attack [too large a package] as part of a bailout,” says Amilcar Barreto, an associate professor at Northeastern University.