Howard Dean: Put Clinton Foundation in charge of Puerto Rico relief
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Former Democratic National Committee Chairman Howard Dean on Thursday slammed President Trump for having "no clue" how to lead the federal recovery effort in Puerto Rico, suggesting that the Clinton Foundation — run by the family of Trump's former opponent Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonRepublicans bail on Coffman to invest in Miami seat Katy Perry praises Taylor Swift for diving into politics Election Countdown: Small-donor donations explode | Russian woman charged with midterm interference | Takeaways from North Dakota Senate debate | O'Rourke gives 'definitive no' to 2020 run | Dems hope Latino voters turn Arizona blue MORE — handle it instead.

"What we should do is turn over the rehab of Puerto Rico to the Clinton Foundation. They know what they are doing. You have no clue," said Dean, a Hillary Clinton supporter.

Dean's tweet was in response to a comment made by President Trump earlier on Thursday in which he said that the Federal Emergency Management Agency, the military and first responders couldn't remain on the island "forever."

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The Puerto Rican government says that nearly 90 percent of the island is still without power.

Trump in his tweets also mentioned the looming financial crisis for the territory, which was already facing insolvency before the massive hurricane caused billions of dollars worth of damage. 

The Clinton Foundation, a philanthropic organization founded by former President Bill ClintonWilliam (Bill) Jefferson ClintonConservatives bankrolled and dominated Kavanaugh confirmation media campaign Sen. Walter Huddleston was a reminder that immigration used to be a bipartisan issue No, civility isn't optional MORE, works to further economic development and health services around the world, and helped reconstruction efforts in Nepal after a 2015 earthquake.