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Puerto Rico's governor says no one should question the pain of Hurricane Maria victims

Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló pushed back against detractors of a report that found nearly 3,000 people died on the island because of Hurricane Maria.

On Twitter Thursday morning, Trump claimed without any evidence that "3,000 people did not die" from Hurricanes Maria and Irma last year, and that the number was inflated "by the Democrats in order to make me look as bad as possible when I was successfully raising Billions of Dollars to help rebuild Puerto Rico."

The official death toll of nearly 3,000 is from a study that Rosselló...

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News Posted By: theweek - Thursday, 13 September, 2018