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Hurricane Maria / Puerto Rico #1116421

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Sep 28, 2017
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(Los Angeles: David Muir) Report introduced.

(Vieques & San Juan, Puerto Rico: Eva Pilgrim) The humanitarian crisis in Puerto Rico & the problem of getting supplies to the people featured; scenes shown from Vieques of the damages from the air & ground, thousands of shipping containers with supplies sitting on the dock. [Homaland Security adviser Tom BOSSERT†- talks about distribution.] An urgent letter from Senator Marco Rubio to President Trump about the situation on the ground in Puerto Rico quoted. The plans for the president to visit the island on Tuesday discussed.

Muir, David;
Pilgrim, Eva

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