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Oct 04 2017
Mayor Cruz On Trump's Puerto Rican PR Trip: ABOMINABLE, INSULTING Comments (0)

Screen Shot 2017-10-04 at 10.44.27 AM(Video still via MSNBC)

Mayor Cruz praised private donors (including from big cities like Miami, Chicago and New York) are helping San Juan recover from Hurricane Maria. It's encouraging to hear some progress.

However, don't miss her assessment of Trump's outrageously insulting visit to the island ...

This was a PR, 17-minute meeting ... [T]his terrible and abominable view of him throwing paper towels and throwing provisions at people, it's really, it does not embody the spirit of the American nation, you know? That is not the land of the free and the home of the brave that, uh, beacon of democracy that people have learned to look up to, uh, you know, across the world. He was insulting to the people of Puerto Rico ... 

Here she is, in her own words: