Pres. Trump questions death toll from Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico

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President Trump said that 3,000 people "did not die" due to hurricanes in Puerto Rico last year -- then blamed the Democrats for releasing numbers that he called misleading. (WPVI)

President Donald Trump is questioning the death toll from Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico.


The president is responding to a recent federal report found that nearly 3,000 people died in last year's hurricane.

The mayor of San Juan has responded to the president.

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