PBS NewsHour

Army Corps of Engineers will leave Puerto Rico

Clip: 05/19/2018 | 3m 57s | Video has closed captioning.

In Puerto Rico, 22,000 people still have no electricity in advance of hurricane season, which begins June 1. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, which was brought in to restore power after Hurricane Maria, is preparing to leave the island as its electric grid remains unreliable. Jessica Resnick-Ault of Reuters joins Alison Stewart for more.

Aired: 05/19/18

Rating: NR

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