The federal government’s response to the disaster in Puerto Rico has been painfully slow and not commensurate with the hurricane response in Texas and Florida. It will take a long time for Puerto Rico to be totally functional again under the best of circumstances.
"This is What Puerto Ricans Need From the Government. Right Now." is from the December 13, 2017 Opinion section of The Washington Post. It was written by Lin-Manuel Miranda and narrated by Sam Scholl.