FEMA acknowledges Puerto Rico lacks reconstructed houses and a healthcare facility to survive COVID-19

FEMA acknowledges Puerto Rico lacks reconstructed houses and a healthcare facility to survive COVID-19

The Federal Emergency Management Agency faced tough questions Friday by lawmakers who said Vieques still doesn’t have a functioning hospital while thousands of other Puerto Ricans continue to wait for their homes to be rebuilt almost three years after Hurricane Maria.Congresswoman Nydia Velázquez, D-N.Y., questioned FEMA Administrator Pete Gaynor on both matters as the agency…

FEMA acknowledges Puerto Rico lacks rebuilt homes and a hospital to survive COVID-19

The Federal Emergency Management Agency faced tough questions Friday by lawmakers who said Vieques still doesn’t have a functioning hospital while thousands of other Puerto Ricans continue to wait for their homes to be rebuilt almost three years after Hurricane Maria.Congresswoman Nydia Velázquez, D-N.Y., questioned FEMA Administrator Pete Gaynor on both matters as the agency…