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US lawmakers urge Trump to 'get to work' on Puerto Rico - The Weather Network

Sunday, October 1, 2017, 8:03 PM - U.S. lawmakers urged President Donald Trump on Sunday to stop sniping at Puerto Ricans and get to work helping them recover from a devastating hurricane, two days before he was to visit the island, where people ...and more »

Trump says Puerto Rico has thrown budget 'out of whack' - The Weather Network

Tuesday, October 3, 2017, 14:25 - President Donald Trump visited Puerto Rico on Tuesday on a mission to reassure the island's struggling residents that he is committed to their recovery from a devastating hurricane that has tested his ability to manage ...and more »

Trump to meet hurricane victims, responders in Puerto Rico - The Weather Network

Tuesday, October 3, 2017, 12:57 PM - President Donald Trump arrived in Puerto Rico on Tuesday to view the havoc wreaked by Hurricane Maria and meet residents, many of whom are frustrated and resentful that they are still struggling with basic ...and more »

Puerto Ricans Hope President Trump Gets an Eyeful of Devastation During Visit -

People gather at the Jose de Diego Elementary School to file FEMA forms for federal aid in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria on Oct. 2, 2017 in Las Piedras, Puerto Rico.Carlos Giusti / AP. Breaking News Emails. Get breaking news alerts and special reports.and more »

Could Hurricane Maria Force a Change in Puerto Rico's Relationship to the US? - Americas Quarterly

Hurricane Maria, which devastated Puerto Rico, was the third major storm to hit the U.S. in a month. It followed fast in the wake of Hurricane Harvey and Hurricane Irma, which concentrated their damage on Florida and Texas. Their quick succession ...and more »

Searching for sincerity in the spectacle of Trump -

Back in May, 2016, just as Trump's presidential candidacy was looking like it might be legitimate, an op-ed in the New York Times asked, “Is everything wrestling?” Wrestling, Jeremy Gordon wrote at the time, “may never be cool, but it is, at the very ...and more »

Trump in Devastated Puerto Rico: You've Thrown Budget 'Out of Whack' - Newsmax

Trump pledged an all-out effort to help the island but added: "Now I hate to tell you, Puerto Rico, but you've thrown our budget a little out of whack because we've spent a lot of money on Puerto Rico. And that's fine. We've saved a lot of lives." He ...and more »

Trump says Puerto Rico didn't suffer a 'real catastrophe' like Katrina - Yahoo News

President Trump kicked off his visit to hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico Tuesday by continuing to applaud his own federal recovery efforts while simultaneously attempting to downplay the devastation caused by Hurricane Maria, which has left 95 percent of ...and more »

Puerto Ricans are Americans, too! But they live in a 'zombie state' - CNN

(CNN) Throughout President Donald Trump's visit to Puerto Rico on Tuesday, he's combating the perception that the federal government did less for the island territory after Hurricane Maria than it did for the US states that suffered damage after ...and more »

Puerto Rico Governor: A Quarter Of the Island Should Have Power Next Month -

People take water from tanks in a truck in Juventud neighborhood , in Toa Alta, Puerto Rico, on October 1, 2017.HECTOR RETAMAL / AFP - Getty Images. About a quarter of Puerto Rico will regain power by next month, said Puerto Rico's governor, Ricardo ...and more »