Trump's double standard on hurricane victims
President Donald Trump speaks shortly after arriving in Ft. Meyers, Fla., Sept. 14, 2017. The event was the first stop on a visit to thank first responders and meet with victims of Hurricane Irma. (Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Patrick Kelley.)

Six months after Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico, what many of us suspected at the time has now been confirmed by government data: President Trump directed much more assistance to victims of Hurricane Harvey in Texas than to those in the Spanish-speaking U.S. territory, even though Puerto Rico suffered far greater losses.