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Jul 24, 2016

THIS WEEK IN CONGRESS - July 22, 2016

•FEMA Reserve: an opportunity to work and serve • CPA awarded $275,392 grant for Rota airport • Visitors to DC office

Jul 24, 2016

FEMA Reserve: an opportunity to work and serve

The Federal Emergency Management Agency is increasing its corps of Reservists from the current 5,000 to 11,000, providing opportunities for employment and to serve our nation in times of emergency.

Jul 24, 2016

CPA awarded $275,392 grant for Rota airport

The Federal Aviation Administration awarded another $275,392 to the Commonwealth Ports Authority.The Benjamin Taisacan Manglona International Airport on Rota will receive...

Jul 17, 2016

Kilili introduces immigration bill in US Congress

Delegate Gregorio Kilili C. Sablan (Ind-MP) introduced immigration legislation Thursday at the House of Representatives in Washington, D.C. which he says reflects the goals of CNMI Gov. Ralph DLG Torres’...

Jul 17, 2016

THIS WEEK IN CONGRESS - July 15, 2016

•Kilili bill backs 902 team immigration goals•College Dashboard bill passes House•House bill adds Marianas water money•Post office name honors fallen heroes, first Postmaster•Tobacco smuggling bill introduced•Territorial reps seek EB-5...

Jul 17, 2016

Kilili bill backs 902 team immigration goals

Keeping the promise I made to Governor Ralph Torres, I introduced legislation, HR 5888, that reflects the immigration policy proposals presented by the Governor & his team of negotiators in Section 902 consultations with the White House...

Jul 17, 2016

College Dashboard bill passes House

The House passed a bill I sponsored to help students and their families get more of the information they need to select a college.

Jul 17, 2016

House bill adds Marianas water money

The House passed its fiscal year 2017 funding bill for the Department of the Interior and the Environmental Protection Agency last Thursday.

Jul 17, 2016

Post office name honors fallen heroes, first Postmaster

I introduced legislation, H.R. 5889, to name the U.S. Post Office in Chalan Kanoa the “Segundo T. Sablan and CNMI Fallen Military Heroes Post Office Building”.

Jul 17, 2016

Territorial reps seek EB-5 improvements

The insular area Delegates in Congress all joined together in support of the EB-5 investor visa program, which has proven to be a useful economic development tool in the Northern Mariana Islands.

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