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Trump hails 'incredible' response in 'lovely' trip to storm-torn Puerto Rico - Washington Post

President Trump arrived in Puerto Rico on Tuesday as the territory struggled to recover from Hurricane Maria, which has left nearly all the island without power and most residents without water nearly two weeks later. But Trump's focus was on the ...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 »

San Juan Mayor Slams Trump for Throwing Paper Towels to Hurricane Survivors, Calling It 'Terrible and Abominable' - Newsweek

In an escalating war of words with President Donald Trump, the mayor of San Juan slammed the president for tossing rolls of paper towels to hurricane survivors in a beaming photo op, calling the image "terrible and abominable." Trump traveled to Puerto ...and more »

Trump Lobs Praise, and Paper Towels, to Puerto Rico Storm Victims - New York Times

WASHINGTON — President Trump ventured on Tuesday to a storm-ravaged American island territory where residents have felt neglected by their government, telling Puerto Rican officials that they should be proud that only 16 people were known to have ...and more »

Trump's Puerto Rico event was way worse than his tweets - CNN

(CNN) President Donald Trump faced a major test on Tuesday as he traveled to storm-ravaged Puerto Rico: Show the American citizens struggling for survival on the island that he understood their plight, sympathized with them and was doing everything in ...and more »

Remarks by President Trump in Briefing on Hurricane Maria Relief Efforts - The White House (blog)

Luis Muñiz Air National Guard Base. Carolina, Puerto Rico. 12:02 P.M. EDT. THE PRESIDENT: Well, thank you very much. It was a great trip and a beautiful place. I've been to Puerto Rico many times as, I think, most of you have known. And I've always ...and more »

Trump Touts Relief Efforts In Puerto Rico: 'We've Saved A Lot Of Lives' - NPR

Updated at 8:24 p.m. ET. President Trump traveled Tuesday to devastated Puerto Rico following his administration's maligned response to Hurricane Maria. But as soon as he stepped off the plane, the president was in a self-congratulatory mood.and more »

Puerto Rico: Trump appears to complain about cost of relief effort - The Guardian

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What the Hurricane Maria migration will do to Puerto Rico — and the US - Vox

Hurricane Maria has absolutely devastated Puerto Rico. Two weeks after the storm made landfall, the vast majority of the territory lacks power, and most households don't have running water. The death toll is officially at 34 but could potentially reach ...and more »

What's Happening With the Relief Effort in Puerto Rico? - The Atlantic

What is happening in Puerto Rico? Since the storm made landfall on September 20, Hurricane Maria has wreaked havoc on the island, causing a level of widespread destruction and disorganization paralleled by few storms in American history. Almost two ...and more »