PBS NewsHour

Puerto Rico desperation fuels federal response frustration

Clip: 09/29/2017 | 6m 23s

Long lines are a stark fact of life for the people of Puerto Rico, with little assistance from the outside world reaching small towns nine days after Hurricane Maria. But the U.S. military and Puerto Rican National Guard units are trying to get aid out beyond the capital, and help get hospitals up and running. Special correspondent Monica Villamizar reports on the frustrations on the island.

Aired: 09/29/17

Rating: NR

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