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Senate Faces Puerto Rico Vote Before July 1 Deadline


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Senate Faces Puerto Rico Vote Before July 1 Deadline

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WASHINGTON - The United States Senate faces a likely vote on Puerto Rico debt crisis legislation this week. Puerto Rico's Governor, Alejandro García Padilla, called on the Senate to pass the bill by July 1, when the US territory owes a nearly $2 billion debt payment. The Puerto Rico Oversight, Management and Economic Stability Act passed the House on June 9.

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