Top Puerto Rican Officials Resign Over Profanity-Laced Chat
|07/14/2019||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
Puerto Rico’s Gov. Ricardo Rossello announced Saturday that his chief financial officer and secretary of state will step down following their participation in a private chat that used profanities to describe an ex-New York City official and a federal control board overseeing the island’s finances.
The U.S. territory’s CFO Christian Sobrino, who is also the governor’s representative to the control board, announced he was stepping down via Twitter on Saturday. Its Secretary of State Luis G. Rivera Marin also offered his resignation.
Rossello later released a statement saying he would let go members of his administration who participated in the chat on read more >>>