San Juan mayor: ‘Dammit, this is not a good news story’

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Washington( CNN) San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulin Cruz reacted with shock and antagonism to behaving Homeland Security Secretary Elaine Duke on Friday, saying Puerto Rico’s recovery is “not a good news story.”

“This is a ‘people are dying’ storey, ” she said in disbelief.

Cruz was invoking Duke’s remarks from Thursday, when the Trump administration official said she was satisfied with the government’s response to help Puerto Rico’s removed from Hurricane Maria.