Former San Juan Mayor On New Report The Trump Administration Blocked Aid To Puerto Rico

Published on 3 May 2021, 23:36
Former San Juan mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz famously criticized Trump after Hurricane Maria, saying he had abandoned the U.S. territory in the wake of the storm’s deadly devastation. This month, a new report from federal government underscores her longstanding point, showing the Trump administration blocked aid from reaching the island with unprecedented levels of red tape. Yulin Cruz joined Jim Braude to discuss that and the two bills now in Congress to help determine Puerto Rico’s status in the future.