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Open thread for night owls: Ocasio-Cortez wonders why we don’t have a Marshall Plan for Puerto Rico

Jessica Corbett at CommonDreams writes—If 9/11 Attacks Can Spark Trillions in War Spending, Asks Ocasio-Cortez, Why Can't US Find Funding for Puerto Rico 'Marshall Plan'? A study commissioned by the Puerto Rican government has found that an estimated 2,975 people died after Hurricane Maria devastated the U.S. territory last year, corroborating previous analyses that