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BREAKING: Trump Threatens To Remove Federal Workers In Puerto Rico To Save Money

WorldNews Thursday, 12 October 2017 ()
BREAKING: Trump Threatens To Remove Federal Workers In Puerto Rico To Save MoneyThe Washington Post reported early Thursday U.S. President Donald Trump has suggested on Twitter he may remove federal workers from hurricane-damaged Puerto Rico, abandoning the U.S. territory in the midst of a huge humanitarian crisis. “Electric and all infrastructure was disaster before hurricanes. Congress to decide how much to spend,” the president tweeted Thursday. “We cannot keep FEMA, the Military & the First Responders, who have been amazing (under the most difficult circumstances) in P.R. forever!” – US President Donald Trump tweet More than three weeks after the devastating hurricane, more than 80 percent of the island is still without power, the Post reported. Meanwhile, only 63...
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President Trump has threatened to withdraw federal emergency workers from the Puerto Rico as much of the island remains in dire straits, says Julio Lopez Varona of Make the Road Connecticut

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