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Twitter is helpfully reminding Trump that Puerto Rico is part of the US

  • Trump is attacking Democrats for trying to “bail out … Puerto Rico with your tax dollars,” which, in a pair of tweets Wednesday night and Thursday morning, he said was “Sad!”
  • The tweets came in response to a Democratic effort to help Puerto Rico — which is mired in a massive debt crisis — cover Medicaid.
  • “NO!” Trump wrote in response to the push.
  • While the president clearly opposes using Americans’ tax dollars to help out the territory, many helpfully pointed out that Puerto Rico is — in fact — part of the United States of America. Read more (4/27/17 9:30 AM)