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Trump orders shipping restrictions lifted for storm-hit Puerto Rico

Trump orders shipping restrictions lifted for storm-hit Puerto Rico”

Earlier on Saturday, Trump said on Twitter that Cruz and others in Puerto Rico had displayed "such poor leadership ability" in being "not able to get their workers to help". Cruz on Friday had criticized the Trump administration's response to the hurricane, saying, "I am begging, begging anyone who can hear us to save us from dying".

The Trump administration announced Thursday that it has temporarily waived a USA shipping restriction for Puerto Rico known as the Jones Act. If anybody out there is listening to us, we are dying, we are dying, and you are killing us with the inefficiency.

Thankfully, her husband told me she is now being stabilized and is expected to undergo surgery soon.

"Make no mistake, this is a humanitarian disaster involving 3.4 million United States citizens", Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló said September 25, adding they need more help.

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What help does Puerto Rico need from the federal government and what are Central Floridians doing to help get the island up and running again?

Horror. Crisis. Even those words fail to capture the devastation in Puerto Rico - where a week after Hurricane Maria ravaged the island, more than a million people lack drinking water and food, 97 percent still don't have power, and only a fraction of its 69 hospitals, many treating elderly patients, have fuel or power.

Rihanna on Thursday shared an image with the president of the New York Daily News's September 27 front page which read, "No food, no water, no power, no medical care for the dying ... Various bondholders and insurers were at odds about how debt payments should be prioritized, and some municipalities in Puerto Rico were challenging plans regarding their deposits in and loans from the Government Development Bank". The hurricane has killed at least 16 people, according to the official death toll.

"We started organizing while (Hurricane Maria) was hitting Puerto Rico", said Rivera, whose parents are from the island. A note posted on the airlift's Facebook page announced that Homeland Security personnel and the Air National Guard would transport relief supplies to Puerto Rico beginning October 2. "Damn it, this is not a good news story".

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A 10-minute drive away, we find Direct Relief staff handing out supplies to local doctors under a parking structure.

San Juan resident Judith Berkan said power shortages and long lines for cash, food, gasoline, and medical clinics were wearing people down.

Puerto Ricans have been left to fend for themselves. "But we have a lot of shippers and ... a lot of people who work in the shipping industry that don't want the Jones Act lifted".

If you're looking for reputable charities that are seeking donations for Puerto Rico, check out this list.

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"Uninsured losses are going to be huge, because they have no money they have nothing to fall back on", Padilla said.



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