WUNC's Morning Edition Host Eric Hodge speaks with reporter Jay Price about some of North Carolina's military units and their mission in Puerto Rico.
Last week marked one month since Hurricane Maria struck Puerto Rico, and conditions remain primitive on much of the island. About one million people remain without running water and three million are without electricity.
President Trump's directive prohibits transgender people from joining the military and bans the military from paying for gender reassignment surgery. But it doesn't address what will happen to transgender people currently serving.