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Former Puerto Rico Gov. Wanda Vázquez accused by federal authorities of corruption

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MIAMI — Former Puerto Rico Gov. Wanda Vázquez is facing criminal accusations of corruption, federal authorities on the island announced Thursday morning. Current Gov. Pedro Pierluisi said in a written statement that Vazquez’s arrest showed that “no one is above the law in Puerto Rico.” “Faced with this news that certainly affects and lacerates the trust of our people, I reiterate that in my administration we will continue to have a common front with the federal authorities against anyone who commits an improper act,” he declared.“ … Under my Administration there is zero tolerance against cor…

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