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Puerto Rico works to rebuild after federal government releases some Hurricane Maria funds


Four years after Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico, the island is still struggling to rebuild. FEMA says the storm caused about $90 billion in damage but Congress only allocated about $63 billion in relief and recovery efforts. NBC News’ Nicole Acevedo explains where the reconstruction effort stands and why it is taking so long for aid to reach communities.