San Juan Mayor Questions Abrupt Postponement Of Hearing
San Juan mayor questions abrupt postponement of hearing
WASHINGTON (AP) — San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulin Cruz on Wednesday questioned why Republicans abruptly postponed a House hearing where she was scheduled to testify about the devastating impact of Hurricane Maria on Puerto Rico.
Cruz, who has tangled with President Donald Trump about the federal response, suggested the White House did not want to hear her criticism.
“There was a meeting scheduled for today that was canceled as I was getting to Washington,” she said during a news conference with Democratic House members. “It is evident that this administration does not want to listen to the truth and does not …