Scott and Rubio urge president to declare state of disaster in Puerto Rico
Jamuary 7, 2020
WASHINGTON (WCTV) — Jenniffer González-Colón, resident commissioner of Puerto Rico, along with Florida Senators Rick Scott and Marco Rubio sent a letter to President Trump, urging him to approve Puerto Rico's recent declaration of disaster.
Puerto Rican Governor Wanda Vázquez Garced declared a state of disaster after a
Scott, Rubio and González say in the letter that many of the smaller municipalities in Puerto Rico lack the proper resources to deal with such a massive disaster alone.
You can read the full letter below: