Eric LeCompte, Executive Director of Jubilee USA was recently quoted in The Tablet speaking on the urgent need for a disaster relief package for Puerto Rico when the Government resumes. Read excerpt below and follow link to full article.
Puerto Rico aid package falls foul of party bickering
By: Michael Sean Winters
“We believe Congress will take on all of these issues as soon as they come back to Washington,” said Eric LeCompte, executive director of JubileeUSA which has been working closely with religious leaders in Puerto Rico. This month, Congress must pass legislation to keep the Government open and it is hoped the disaster relief package will be part of that legislation.
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