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San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz Responds to Trump With "Nasty" Shirt

07 October 2017

"You don't go to another place when people are in peril and suffering and hover around in a helicopter without having kind words to say".

And it appears voters back the president's stance, adding weight to the argument that many Americans do not see the situation in Puerto Rico as a priority.

At the news conference, Governor Rosselló also responded to Mr. Trump's comment in an interview with Fox News that his administration could help the island wipe out its crushing $73 billion debt.

The president also didn't steer away from recent controversies.

Trump praised Rossello and the federal response to the hurricane.

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Cruz wore a shirt that said "HELP US WE ARE DYING" Friday, in a CNN interview with Anderson Cooper.

"What is your death count?"

On Wednesday morning, Mulvaney said he had discussed the issue with Trump on the flight back to Washington late Tuesday and that the debt would not be wiped out after all. They shook hands and spoke briefly.

The Florida Virtual School will accommodate up to 20,000 youngsters from Puerto Rico, Scott's office said. "We're talking about life or death".

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His budget comment was a reference to the island's $74 billion public debt load and a decade-old economic recession.

Trump has said Puerto Rico's debt is hindering its ability to recover after the hurricane.

According to the Federal Emergency Management Agency, there are more than 10,000 U.S. officials on the ground on the island, and 45% of customers now have access to drinking water. And what we're focusing on right now is what you and I just talked about, which is the primary focus of the federal effort is to make sure the island is safe and that we're rebuilding the island.

The president has come under fire for what critics said was a slow response to the devastation. "Oxfam rarely responds to humanitarian emergencies in the U.S. and other wealthy countries, but as the situation in Puerto Rico worsens and the federal government's response continues to falter, we have made a decision to step in".

Little Orange Man's visit to Puerto Rico provided a reprieve from his busy presidential schedule of watching "Saturday Night Live" re-runs and tweeting about North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, whom he fondly refers to as Little Rocket Man.

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San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz Responds to Trump With