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Puerto Rico oversight board asks Washington for more aid for island

Puerto Rico oversight board asks Washington for more aid for island

Only moments after Trump's self-congratulatory remarks were broadcast, the mayor of San Juan went on television to unleash a damning indictment of the United States government's treatment of the 3.5 million Americans on the island. "I know there's a tendency for fatigue because we've just been through two hurricanes". View of a house destroyed by Hurricane Maria , in Vega Baja, Puerto Rico, on Sept 30, 2017.


Assam Governor Banwarilal Purohit to take charge of Tamil Nadu

Assam Governor Banwarilal Purohit to take charge of Tamil Nadu

Former MP from Aligarh and BJP's national vice-president, Satya Pal Malik, has been appointed as the governor of Bihar , a post that had fallen vacant after Ram Nath Kovind was nominated as the BJP's presidential candidate in June. He represented the Janakpuri constituency continuously since 1980 and won the seat seven times. And in 2016 he was appointed as the governor of Assam state who has been replaced by Jagdish Mukhi and now became Tamil Nadu governor.



Senate Releases FY 2018 Budget, Kick-Starting Tax Reform In Upper Chamber

We need to get a significant number of Democrats and a significant number of Republicans , hand it to Sen. "We're still talking. It's not a matter of just whether Sen". After that date, the party can no longer pass the legislation with a simple majority, meaning that a Democratic filibuster would force the Republican lawmakers to gather at least 60 votes.



Last-minute predictions for Vols and Bulldogs — Georgia

Hello from Neyland Stadium in Knoxville, Tenn., where No. 7 Georgia (4-0, 1-0 SEC) will take on Tennessee (3-1, 0-1) this afternoon. Last year, the Vols won off the special teams plays with a handsome punt and a great return by Evan Berry on separate plays.


Top US Official to Puerto Rico: 'We Are Here … to Help'

Top US Official to Puerto Rico: 'We Are Here … to Help'

The commander in chief went on to write that the San Juan mayor "and others" had shown "poor leadership ability " because she was "not able to get their workers to help". Miranda, Jr., who moved to NY from Puerto Rico when he was 17. While Trump has been slow to act or acknowledge the devastation, on Thursday he finally issued a temporary 10-day waiver that would overturn an outdated federal statue from 1920 that regulates commerce and shipping between US ports.