So far, Puerto Rico has received a Presidential Emergency Declaration, but not a Disaster Declaration. Why President Trump is holding up funding for the two year old hurricane damage remains a big question. Recent earthquake activity has caused substantial damage and more electric power system failures.
The only hopeful signs of help lately are from states:
(1) New York. See: National Guard and NY Gov. Cuomo Headed to Puerto Rico.
(2) California: CA Sends Disaster Relief Delegation to PR.
Update on Jan. 15th: Earthquake Forecast for PR: Dozens More Aftershocks are Likely
Another update on Jan. 15th: Trump to Lift Hold on HUD Funding for PR.