Trump’s behaviour towards Puerto Rico has been atrocious, says Bronx borough president

Bronx Borough President, Ruben Diaz Jr.

By Caribbean News Now contributor

NEW YORK, USA — In a statement on Thursday, marking the one-year anniversary of Hurricane Maria striking Puerto Rico, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr., described President Donald Trump’s attitude towards the Caribbean island as “atrocious”.

“Despite the obvious failure of the Trump administration in Puerto Rico, President Trump has gone out of his way not only to declare that his response was a success, but also to deny basic facts about the aftermath of Hurricane Maria and accuse us of using the storm for partisan gain.

“President Trump’s behavior towards Puerto Rico has been atrocious. His administration’s inability to deliver for the 3.5 million American citizens who make the…

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