The U.S. approved the tech giant's bid to provide the emergency cellular service.
Vice President Mike Pence kept it on message and camera ready during a visit to the storm-decimated islands.
The president's reaction to the situation in Puerto Rico has been criticized, but doesn't appear to be impacting his approval ratings.
As Puerto Rico has struggled to recover from the Hurricane Maria, Carmen Yulín Cruz and Trump have publicly feuded.
President Donald Trump’s words and behavior in Puerto Rico have been widely criticized.
Trump also handed out flashlights, joking, "You don't need them anymore," though most of Puerto Rico remains without power.
The president said he had not heard criticism during his visit.
President Donald Trump lauded the Coast Guard for its post-storm work in Puerto Rico, but he was actually addressing someone from the Air Force.
The president's feud with Carmen Yulín Cruz is apparently not forgotten.
Carmen Yulin Cruz has been attacked online by the far-right ever since Trump tweeted a stinging rebuke of the Puerto Rican mayor tasked with rebuilding San Juan in the wake of Hurricane Maria.
President Donald Trump caused more controversy on his visit to Puerto Rico.
Puerto Rico Senator Abel Nazario tells Newsweek the island is struggling with a lack of electricity.
Oxfam International basically says we're like a Third World nation, given how slowly the Trump administration has responded to the crisis in Puerto Rico.
For days, the president has accused San Juan’s mayor of being politically motivated in her criticism of the federal government’s response to the crisis.
Trump had a "week of embarrassments," according to the HBO comedian.
Vic Mensa offered a strong message of unity and hope for Puerto Rico at Tidal's MusiCares Hurricane Relief event on Saturday.
The aide said Trump had been briefed throughout the weekend on the situation.
Trump hit out at the then-president and said his administration was handling the crisis "worse than Katrina."
The Jones Act was waived for Texas and Florida in the wake of hurricanes Harvey and Irma.
Trump plans a visit to Puerto Rico nearly two weeks after Hurricane Maria. Former President George W. Bush waited two days to survey damage in New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina.