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Trump: We cannot aid Puerto Rico 'forever'

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Born To Slay   Paws Up 9,256
Born To Slay

http://www.cnn.com/2017/10/12/politics/donald-trump-puerto-rico-tweets/index.html

Washington (CNN)President Donald Trump suggested Thursday that Puerto Rico is going to have to shoulder more responsibility for recovery efforts from Hurricane Maria, saying the federal government's emergency responders can't stay there "forever."

His comments -- in which he also blamed the beleaguered island for a financial crisis "largely of their own making" and infrastructure that was a "disaster" before the hurricane -- come as Puerto Rico still reels from a lack of electricity, public health access and a rising death toll. The remarks quickly prompted cries from Democratic lawmakers, who argue that Puerto Rico still needs a lot of help, as well as the mayor of San Juan, who said they were "unbecoming" and appeared to come from a "hater in chief."

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jsn   Paws Up 615
jsn

The first dude stating facts and the second dude immediately saying he's lying and making it up is peak Trumpism 

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En_Sabah_Nur   Paws Up 6,803
En_Sabah_Nur

Another Day, Another Shame!  :smh:

 

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Morphine Prince   Paws Up 42,018
Morphine Prince

This is truly disgusting. 

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It's the people who don't recognize the racism within themselves that can be the most damaging because they don't see it.

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