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From his golf resort, Trump aims some sharp tweets at a mayor in Puerto Rico

San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulin Cruz, left, visits a home for seniors last weekend. (Thais Llorca / EPA-EFE/REX/Shutterstock)
San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulin Cruz, left, visits a home for seniors last weekend. (Thais Llorca / EPA-EFE/REX/Shutterstock)

A day after San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulin Cruz criticized the Trump administration's upbeat take on hurricane relief efforts in Puerto Rico, President Trump is returning fire on Twitter.

Cruz, who has been on television almost daily since Puerto Rico was slammed by Hurricane Maria on Sept. 20, often criticizing the federal response, on Friday said of Trump's self-congratulatory praise for those efforts, "We are dying & you are killing us with the inefficiency."

From his golf resort in Bedminster, N.J., on Saturday morning, Trump counterattacked in several tweets, suggesting Cruz was a poor leader who had been "told by the Democrats that you must be nasty to Trump," and complaining that Puerto Rican workers "want everything to be done for them":  

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