The President seems to be using the logic that since Puerto Rico's infrastructure and electric grid was outdated or poorly constructed that it's not the federal government's responsibility to help them rebuild.
The Category 4 storm hit four months after the territory sought protection from its creditors in the largest USA municipal bankruptcy in history, with $74 billion in bond debt and an additional $49 billion in pension obligations.
"Congress to decide how much to spend.We can not keep FEMA, the Military & the First Responders, who have been awesome (under the most hard circumstances) in P.R. forever!"
Several lawmakers from hurricane-hit states said a third interim aid request is expected shortly - with a final, huge hurricane recovery and rebuilding package likely to be acted upon by the end of the year.
His tweets come at a time when only about 10 percent of the island's 3.4 million residents have electricity, Puerto Rico's government said Tuesday.
And Puerto Rico was destroyed, decimated, wiped out. The vast majority of the island remains without power and a good portion without clean drinking water.
The tribute to Puerto Rican music and dance allowed the western Massachusetts Hispanic community to share their pride and concerns for the people of Puerto Rico.
President Trump on Thursday threatened to cease relief efforts in Puerto Rico, where a humanitarian crisis has been underway for the past three weeks. "And we will be there every day until that happens".
Replying to Trump's tweet, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer asked the following question: "Why do you continue to treat Puerto Ricans differently than other Americans when it comes to natural disasters?"
Turkey's crackdown against Gulen's movement has led to the arrests of more than 50,000 people for alleged links to terror groups. He also emphasized the importance of transparency and the need for the evidence behind the accusations to be known, Nauert said.
Later, when the PTI chief did not submit any response, the ECP issued a second show-cause notice to him on August 24. Earlier, a bailable warrant was issued against the PTI chief when he reportedly failed to appear before the court.
With Calum Chambers also sidelined through injury it could mean Arsenal go into the Watford match without four senior defenders. Arsenal will be looking to maintain their winning run when they take on Watford FC in the Premier League this weekend.
The couple went missing in Afghanistan in 2012 and the Afghan Taliban later claimed responsibility for abducting them. US officials call the group a terrorist organization and have targeted its leaders with drone strikes.
Khan will be seen in a cameo role in his upcoming production " Secret Superstar ", releasing on 19 October, 2017. So, I told the director that I liked the film and I will do it after 10 years when I will be old. "I am 52.
The camera module itself looks pretty similar to Apple's design already and protrudes from the back of the handset. The smartphone is also said to house a fingerprint scanner and will also feature an Iris Scanner as well.
Oculus was acquired by Facebook in early 2014.With an aim to control your VR with your looks Oculus invested in The Eye Tribe . Oculus Go will ship with a handheld controller and work with the same apps available on Samsung's Gear VR headset.
The report says the study focused primarily on the fluxes and mass balances, rather than recovery value. It's also reported that about 70 per cent of the world's gold is refined in the country every year.
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