26 Sep '17, 2pm

Trump Tweets Puerto Rico 'Is in Deep Trouble' as Island Pleas for More Urgent Response

Trump Tweets Puerto Rico 'Is in Deep Trouble' as Island Pleads for More Urgent Response President Trump said Puerto Rico is in "deep trouble" following Hurricane Maria in a statement released on Twitter Monday, his first public remarks on the crisis since the storm hit the island last week. The president has received widespread criticism over both his silence on the crisis as he focuses on NFL protests as well as his administration's seemingly muted response to the disaster compared to the action taken in Texas and Florida . The White House said it was planning an "unprecedented movement" to help the island. Federal Emergency Management Agency Director Brock Long and Homeland Security Adviser Tom Bossert landed in Puerto Rico Monday evening to survey the storm's aftermath, while members of Congress said that they need official damage assessments as well as a formal disaste...

Full article: https://www.ecowatch.com/trump-puerto-rico-2489768769.html

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stripes.com 27 Sep '17, 4pm

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grist.org 26 Sep '17, 11pm

Puerto Rico is quickly sloping toward a Katrina-level catastrophe. A week after Hurricane Maria made landfall, the power i...

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stripes.com 26 Sep '17, 2am

WASHINGTON — The U.S. ramped up its response Monday to the humanitarian crisis in Puerto Rico, even as President Donald Tr...

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Air Force reservists assigned to the 45th Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron, MacDill Air Force Base, Florida, have establish...

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WASHINGTON — The Pentagon on Thursday deployed a battle-tested general to coordinate military response operations in Hurri...