The U.S. House of Representatives passed legislation yesterday naming the Chalan Kanoa Post Office in honor of Segundo T. Sablan, the first U.S. postmaster for Saipan.
•House holds hearing on CW issue•Ike Cabrera in DC for ocean conference•CK post office naming bill okayed•Helping small business in the Marianas•Saipan airport awarded $2.5 million•Remembering 9/11•Air Force clears divert EIS
The issue of foreign workers in the Northern Mariana Islands was front and center at a hearing of the House Subcommittee on Indian, Insular, and Alaska Native Affairs held at my request.
My bill to rename the Chalan Kanoa post office in honor of Segundo T. Sablan and CNMI Fallen Military Heroes passed out of committee last Thursday.
The Department of Transportation, Federal Aviation Administration awarded another $2,500,000 to the Commonwealth Ports Authority.
The Air Force announced today that the Final Environmental Impact Statement for Divert Activities and Exercises, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands has been cleared for release.
U.S. Pacific Command Deputy Commander Lieutenant General Anthony G. Crutchfield has turned down my request to conduct live-fire artillery demonstrations on Tinian.
The theme for National Disaster Preparedness Month is “Community Preparedness through Volunteer Service.”
Hearing on Marianas economic, labor issues set for Tuesday • NMI minimum wage increases September 30 • Be prepared for emergencies! • Volunteers help Soudelor survivors rebuild • Rota airport to get $2.4 million
The House Subcommittee on Indian, Insular, and Alaska Native Affairs holds an oversight hearing this Tuesday, September 13 on the economic impacts of the Commonwealth-only worker (CW) program in the Northern Mariana Islands.