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Puerto Rico / Hurricane Maria / Power Crisis / Whitefish Energy #1117334

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 24, 2017
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(Studio: David Muir) Report introduced.

(Washington: Pierre Thomas) The ongoing power crisis in Puerto Rico a month after Hurricane Maria with questions about the Montana Whitefish energy company that landed the contract to restore electrical power to the island examined; details given about the company that had two employees at the time of the awarded contract & the link to Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke. [Representative Luis GUTIERREZ†- says this contract does not pass the smell test.] A statement from Zinke's spokesperson quoted. [Whitefish Holdings CEO Andy TECHMANSKI†- comments.] [Senator Marco RUBIO - speaks about Puerto Rico.]

Reporter(s):
Muir, David;
Thomas, Pierre
Duration:
00:02:10

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