By Jim DeFede

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More than one month after Hurricane Maria devastated Puerto Rico life on the island is still hard, prompting those who can leave to do so.

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And for many their destination is Florida. We examine the impact on the evacuees.

We also examine how people in Puerto Rico are faring after the storm.

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Patricia Mazzei of the Miami Herald joins Facing South Florida host Jim DeFede to discuss her findings.

She recently wrapped up her second reporting trip to the island.

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Guest: Miami Herald reporter Patrica Mazzei

Jim DeFede