Trump’s Response to Puerto Rico Worse Than Bush’s Katrina


Comparison of George W. Bush’s Katrina Failure and the Trump Administration’s handling of Puerto Rico


Instead Of Sending Aid, Donald Trump Chooses To Insult And Shame Puerto Rico

The island of Puerto Rico (a U.S. territory) has been begging the mainland to send aid after they were smacked by back-to-back Category 5 hurricanes. Instead, Donald Trump ignored their plight for several days before Tweeting out insults aimed at the island for being massively in debt and not being able to make their infrastructure hurricane-proof. People are dying, and all Trump can do is insult them


FEMA: Not our job to distribute food and water in Puerto Rico

Rachel Maddow reports on the situation in Aibonito, Puerto Rico, which has not received any FEMA aid despite multiple visits from FEMA representatives who helped victims with paperwork. FEMA says its the mayor’s job to distribute food and water


Media Accesses Puerto Rico Roads FEMA Won’t Drive With Aid

Rachel Maddow shares exclusive footage of some roads in Puerto Rico that are clear and passable even though FEMA insists they are not and won’t use them to deliver help to victims of Hurricane Maria


Trump: Federal response in Puerto Rico is ‘a ten’

The president says the U.S. response to Hurricane Maria ‘was better than anyone has ever seen.’ The governor of Puerto Rico pointedly declines to agree.


President Donald Trump Touts Puerto Rico Response a Success As Mayor Begs For Help

San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz gave a stunning rebuke of the Trump administration’s ineffective response to the humanitarian crisis after Hurricane Maria


Firm from Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke’s hometown lands $300 million power grid contract in Puerto Rico

Lawmakers are questioning how Whitefish Energy, a small power company based in Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke’s hometown of Whitefish, Montana, which donated to Trumps Presidential campaign landed a $300 million contract to help restore power in Puerto Rico.



San Juan mayor: ‘My people are dying here’

Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz of San Juan, Puerto Rico talks with Rachel Maddow about the yawning gap between the harsh reality that Americans in Puerto Rico are dealing with and the impotence and inefficiency of the Trump administration’s response.

trump san juan mayor tweets

Hateful, Dishonest, Incompetent, Vindictive Worst President Ever TRUMP has the nerve to attack San Juan Mayor for complaining about People Dying while he plays GOLF!

Where’s REPUBLICAN’S outrage?

If TRUMP were a Democrat, they would be all over him and calling for his impeachment.  Goes to show what cowardly, partisan, non-principled HACKS Republicans are.


Trump picks risky Puerto Rico fight

The natural disaster in Puerto Rico has escalated into a firestorm for President Donald Trump, whose Saturday Twitter attack on the mayor of San Juan drew harsh condemnations, new charges of insensitivity, and warnings about political fallout.