President Donald Trump went on a foreboding tweetstorm on Thursday morning warning of a financial crisis in Puerto Rico's future as the island recovers from the ravages of three straight hurricanes.
"Puerto Rico survived the Hurricanes, now a financial crisis looms largely of their own making," tweeted Trump, apparently quoting television newscaster Sharyl Attkisson.
"Electric and all infrastructure was disaster before hurricanes," Trump said in a subsequent tweet, also citing a lack of accountability on the island.
President Trump “served notice that he may pull back federal workers from Puerto Rico, effectively threatening to abandon the U.S. territory amid a humanitarian crisis in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria,” the Washington Post report...
Lin-Manuel Miranda is blasting President Donald Trump over his dealings with Puerto Rico in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria. The Hamilton star took to Twitter early Saturday morning to warn Trump he will “go straight to hell.” Mira...
The president took another swipe at the island for its pre-hurricane financial crisis.
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