Sign up for the TODAY newsletter

You have successfully subscribed to the TODAY newsletter.

Subscribe now and get trending stories, celebrity news and all the best of TODAY.

Ahead of Florence, Trump touts Maria relief as ‘success’

President Trump has weighed in on the threats of Hurricane Florence after facing criticism for his administration’s response to Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico. The president said the government’s relief for Maria was a “success,” and later reiterated that sentiment on Twitter. NBC national correspondent Peter Alexander reports for TODAY.

Best of TODAY

Play All