Good luck, Aeronautical Dolphins! • NMI provisions included in Defense authorization bill • Speaker, CHC meet to discuss Puerto Rico debt crisis • Getting to the bottom of the Saipan water crisis • CAPAC meets with consumer financial protection chief • NMI awarded $75,000 for conservation and recreation
Restrictions on the build-up and other Northern Mariana Islands-related provisions are part of the Fiscal Year 2017 National Defense Authorization Act marked up this week by the House Armed Services Committee Subcommittee on Readiness.
Recently obtained data from the CNMI Bureau of Coastal and Environmental Quality confirm what people on Saipan are saying: water service is getting worse.
Congress has provided that part of the money paid for offshore oil and gas leases be distributed to states and insular areas through the Land and Water Conservation Fund.