Third Study Confirms Need for Full Independent Investigation into Hurricane Maria Death Toll in Puerto Rico

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The Power 4 Puerto Rico coalition released the following statement after the publication of a third independent report estimating the number of deaths caused by Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico at nearly 3,000 people. Other studies released earlier this year have estimated the death toll on the island from 1,000 to as many as 8,000.

Second Death Toll Report Highlights Federal Government’s Continued Failure to Account for Hurricane Maria Devastation in Puerto Rico

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The Power 4 Puerto Rico coalition released the following statement after the publication of a second independent report estimating that the actual number of deaths caused by Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico surpasses by the hundreds the official government count of 64.

Looming FEMA Deadline of Transitional Housing for Hurricane Maria Victims is More Proof of the Federal Government’s Mismanagement

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The Power 4 Puerto Rico coalition released the following statement in response to the Trump administration’s impending deadline for the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) Transitional Sheltering Assistance (TSA) Program on June 30 to families across the nation.

Power 4 Puerto Rico: Displaced Puerto Rican Families Deserve Stability

Washington, D.C. - The Power 4 Puerto Rico coalition released the following statement to commemorate the nine (9) month anniversary of Hurricane Maria making landfall in Puerto Rico and to draw attention to the precarious situation facing thousands of displaced families across the continental U.S. inching closer to homelessness.