Eye Opener: The president signs an emergency declaration for Puerto Rico
Wednesday, 28 August 2019 Puerto Rico braces for Tropical Storm Dorian. Also, Purdue Pharma is offering $10 to 12 billion to settle more than 2,000 lawsuits accusing them of fueling the opioid crisis. All that and all that matters in today's Eye Opener. Your world in 90 seconds.
After approving an emergency declaration for Puerto Rico on Tuesday, Trump took a swipe at the U.S. territory in a tweet. Reuters reports that President Donald Trump on Wednesday called Puerto Rico “one of the most corrupt places on earth”. The U.S. territory is preparing for a major Tropical...
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo on Wednesday said that the federal government is "making a historic mistake" in its handling of the coronavirus, citing 20 states and Puerto Rico who are seeing spikes in cases.