Uncertain economy in Puerto Rico brings islanders to mainland
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Puerto Ricans Move to NY
An uncertain economy in Puerto Rico means more islanders are moving to the mainland.
New York continues to be a major destination for Puerto Ricans coming from the island. They often settle in places like the Bronx and Brooklyn.
Edwin Melendez and Carlos Vargas, editors of a new book by the Center of Puerto Rican Studies at Hunter College, say the main reason for the mass exodus from...