Report to Congressional Requesters, United States Government Accountability Office (mar 2019). GAO was asked to review the federal government’s recovery efforts related to the 2017 hurricanes. This report, among other objectives, describes FEMA’s Public Assistance spending in Puerto Rico and oversight efforts of federal recovery funds, and (2) initial challenges with the recovery process. GAO reviewed Public Assistance program documents; analyzed grant funding data; and interviewed officials from Puerto Rico and DHS about the Public Assistance program and recovery efforts, as well as officials from ten municipalities selected on the basis of population and Public Assistance spending.