• Trump's Hurricane Maria Tweets Get Rare Republican Pushback In Florida

    11 days ago - By The Huffington Post

    The GOP candidates for the top elected positions in the state tell Trump his Puerto Rico death toll denial is wrong.
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  • Puerto Rico's representative in Congress rejects Trump's death toll claim

    Puerto Rico's representative in Congress rejects Trump's death toll claim

    11 days ago - By The Washington Post

    In a Q&A with The Washington Post, resident commissioner Jenniffer González Colon said the president's assertion about the Hurricane Maria death toll was “not the reality.”
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  • Trump says it's not fair to count thousands of Hurricane Maria deaths. Researchers say he's wrong

    11 days ago - By Politico

    President Donald Trump on Thursday dissed Puerto Rico's official death toll from Hurricane Maria, claiming it was unfair to include thousands of deaths reported in the aftermath of the storm. But federal guidance and independent researchers say it's standard practice to include deaths that occur months or even years after a natural disaster. There are no formal state or federal regulations that govern disaster-related death tolls, and officials generally rely upon reports from local medical examiners to tally up the fatalities. These examiners are usually given wide discretion to determine...
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  • Ex-UFC fighter and Puerto Rico resident Angela Magana blasts Trump's Hurricane Maria denial

    11 days ago - By MMAjunkie

    Angela Magana lived through Hurricane Maria even as she approached what would be her final UFC appearance. She stayed in Puerto Rico even after the storm devastated the island.
    President Donald Trump's denial of the hurricane's death toll struck a particularly personal note for the former UFC women's strawweight, prompting her to lash out at the commander-in-chief's conspiracy theory that Democrats inflated the body count for political gain.
    Magana (11-10), who returned to active competition this past month in the Japanese promotion Rizin, reposted a video she filmed this past month of the...
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