Donald Trump Lamented That Puerto Rico's Hurricane Threw the Budget Out of Whack
Type: HeartlessOct 03 2017 Severity: About: Puerto Rico
Donald Trump lamented that Hurricane Maria, which decimated large swaths of Puerto Rico "threw our budget a little of whack” during a short photo op in the island territory. Trump's visit came two weeks after the hurricane left over 90% of the country without electricity.
Quote | This happened during his visit touring the hurricane destruction in Puerto Rico.
"I hate to tell you, Puerto Rico, but you've thrown our budget a little out of whack [after getting hit by a devastating hurricane], because we've spent a lot of money on Puerto Rico."