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Why Sen. Scott blames Schumer for stalled disaster relief

Clip: 05/16/2019 | 7m 54s Video has closed captioning.

More than 200 days have passed since Hurricane Michael hit Florida with devastating Category 5 force -- but a corresponding disaster relief bill is still yet to be passed. Amna Nawaz talks to Florida Sen. Rick Scott, who was the state’s governor during the storm, about the “frustrating” months of gridlock, funding Puerto Rico's recovery and why Scott blames Sen. Chuck Schumer for the stalemate.

Aired: 05/16/19

Rating: NR

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