PBS NewsHour

Why governor's scandal threatens Puerto Rico's credibility

Clip: 07/16/2019 | 8m 18s | Video has closed captioning.

In Puerto Rico, demonstrators have gathered for days to demand the resignation of Governor Ricardo Rossello after hundreds of misogynistic, homophobic and crude text messages he exchanged with members of his inner circle were released. Targets included political opponents and the island’s financial oversight board. William Brangham talks to Rep. Raul Grijalva, D-Ariz., about the fallout.

Aired: 07/16/19

Rating: NR

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