His output included a congratulatory retweet about his inaugural committee donating $3M to island relief, and a boast that “Puerto Rico Governor Ricardo Rossello just stated: ‘The Administration and the President, every time we’ve spoken, they’ve delivered.'”
Thursday night, Rossello told Fox News’s Neil Cavuto, “I want to clarify…two points that sometimes seem contradictory. No. 1, we do need more aid. But the president and the administration have done everything that they can, that we have asked them to do…The fact of the matter is that Puerto Rico is an island. And a lot of the things need to be flown in or brought in boats. And that takes some time. The air traffic control is a little bit congested.”
Trump’s tweets also include the warning that “big decisions will have to be made” as to the cost of rebuilding, after Puerto Rico got slammed by hurricanes Maria and Irma.
Trump’s tweets since last night include: