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Trump keeps lying about aid to Puerto Rico, etc.

President Donald Trump brought his enduring fiction about hurricane aid for Puerto Rico to a rally crowd in Florida on Wednesday. Pledging unstinting support for...

As expected, fight over Puerto Rico stalls disaster aid bill

Senate Democrats on Monday blocked a Republican disaster aid bill, saying it doesn’t do enough to help hurricane-torn Puerto Rico. The move tossed long-sought...

Trump may raid disaster relief funds to build his wall

The Trump administration is considering using billions in unspent disaster relief funds earmarked for areas including hurricane-pounded Puerto Rico and Texas and more than...

Trump falsely claims Dems inflated Puerto Rico hurricane death count

President Donald Trump on Thursday rejected the official conclusion that nearly 3,000 people died in Puerto Rico from last year’s Hurricane Maria, arguing without...

Trump claims failed hurricane response ‘incredibly successful’

With a powerful hurricane bearing down on the Southeast coast, President Donald Trump on Tuesday turned attention back to the federal government’s response to...

Showdown on disaster relief; Trump’s bigotry

A fight between President Donald Trump and Democrats over hurricane relief for Puerto Rico is imperiling a widely backed disaster aid bill that is...

Americans unhappy with Trump’s Puerto Rico failures

Americans are more likely to disapprove than approve of President Donald Trump’s handling of the Puerto Rico hurricane relief effort. According to a poll by...

Trump heads to Puerto Rico: Two weeks late

President Donald Trump is heading to San Juan on Tuesday to meet with some of the 3.4 million Puerto Ricans struggling to recover from...

Unconcerned Trump attacks Puerto Rico

President Donald Trump on Saturday lashed out at the mayor of San Juan and other officials in storm-ravaged Puerto Rico, contemptuous of their claims...

Puerto Rico aid delay shows Trump’s racism

The incredibly slow and poor response by federal authorities to the destruction that Hurricane Maria delivered to Puerto Rico proves, more than ever, the...