TRUMP CLAIMS HE’S DONE AN “INCREDIBLE JOB” IN PUERTO RICO – Hurricane Maria

TRUMP CLAIMS HE’S DONE AN “INCREDIBLE JOB” IN PUERTO RICO –  Hurricane Maria

TRUMP CLAIMS HE’S DONE AN “INCREDIBLE JOB” IN PUERTO RICO – Hurricane Maria Donald Trump placed blame squarely on Puerto Ricans for the slow recovery from Hurricane Maria in a series of barbed tweets on Saturday. The President lash out after critics and the mayor of San Juan complained his administration’s response to the US territory’s plight was insufficient. Nearly two weeks after the devastating storm destroyed the island, about half of the 3.4 million people on the island do not have access to drinking water. Some 95 percent are…

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Puerto Rico Crisis: Hurricane Maria

Puerto Rico Crisis: Hurricane Maria

Puerto Rico Crisis: Hurricane Maria The mayor of Puerto Rico’s largest city was rebuked by President Donald Trump on Saturday after pleading for more federal assistance in the wake of Hurricane Maria. “We are dying, and you are killing us with the inefficiency and the bureaucracy,” San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz said Friday at a news conference. She highlighted donations from companies and others, including 200,000 pounds of food donated by Goya, as a contrast to federal help. “This is what we got last night: four pallets of water,…

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