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Mark Chediak

Trump Tweet Hits Sore Spot: Slow Pace of Puerto Rico’s Recovery

President Donald Trump’s Thursday morning tweet that the federal government can’t help Puerto Rico forever infuriated some of the U.S. commonwealth’s political leaders. It also raised a pressing question about the island’s recovery: Why is it taking so long?

Nevada Governor Vetoes Renewable Bill in Setback for Advocates

Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval vetoed a bill late Friday that would have boosted the state’s renewable energy target, dealing a setback for clean-energy advocates looking for state action after President Donald Trump said he would pull the U.S. from the Paris climate pact.