Puerto Rico asks $94B for hurricane relief
Romney political action committee and is circulating a petition to encourage the former Massachusetts governor to run regardless of whether Hatch seeks reelection in 2018.
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WASHINGTON — Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rossello unveiled a $94.3 billion disaster relief request to Congress on Monday to help the U.S. territory recover from Hurricane Maria.
Rossello also promised that the island’s recovery effort will be the “most transparent” in U.S. history as the governor faces criticism over awarding a now-canceled $300 million contract to a small Montana-based power company to rebuild the nation’s electric grid. Over