Trump Lands in Puerto Rico After Complaining About Residents’ Efforts in Storm Recovery

By MARK LANDLER October 3, 2017 WASHINGTON — President Trump on Tuesday told officials in Puerto Rico that they should be proud that only 16 people died in Hurricane Maria, compared with the “thousands” killed in “a real catastrophe...

Lin-Manuel Miranda Excoriates Trump for His Tweets About San Juan’s Mayor

The “Hamilton” creator, who has family in Puerto Rico, told the president he was going “straight to hell.”

San Juan Mayor Rebukes White House Over Response in Puerto Rico

Carmen Yulín Cruz, the mayor, said it was “irresponsible” of the head of Homeland Security to call the government’s response so far a good news story.