The Northern Marianas, which enacted legislation in 2011, is a leader in the effort to prevent shark finning; and I continue that work at the national level.
Delegate Gregorio Kilili C. Sablan (Ind-MP) has criticized the newly released Republican healthcare reform legislation for failing to include the U.S. insular areas. The congressman made his comments during mark up yesterday of three smaller healthcare bills in the House Education and the Workforce Committee.
Insular areas must be included in the $1 trillion infrastructure plan that President Trump has promised, says Congressman Gregorio Kilili Camacho Sablan. The House Subcommittee on Indian, Insular, and Alaska Native Affairs held a hearing today on infrastructure in the insular areas and Indian county, which Sablan said will help establish the need for further federal investment in capital improvements.
Honoring the life of Mayor Aldan • Jose Castro admitted to Naval Academy Prep School • Thanks to Chairman Bishop • Island infrastructure hearing Thursday • WIC program proving effective • SaiShip celebrates 60 years • Submerged lands docs now available • BECQ reps in Washington
Returning from the congressional delegation led by Natural Resources Committee Chairman Rob Bishop, R-Utah, recently, U.S. Congressman Gregorio Kilili Camacho Sablan said he “sent notes of thanks to everyone in the Marianas...
The Subcommittee on Indian, Insular, and Alaska Native Affairs of the House Committee on Natural Resources has scheduled an oversight hearing on “Improving and Expanding Infrastructure in Tribal and Insular Communities” for March 9.
The patent for submerged lands around Uracas, Maug, and Asuncion Islands is now available online and at the public libraries on Rota, Tinian, and Saipan, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced this week.
First Veterans Resource Fairs held • Veteran online store coming in November • Do we want a Rota National Park? • CODEL Bishop visits the Marianas • CUC gets $5M for fuel storage repair
More than 150 veterans, service men and women, and their family members, along with representatives from over 30 service providers, took part in our first-ever Northern Marianas Veterans Resource Fairs this week on Saipan, Tinian, and Rota.
The Army & Air Force Exchange Service has announced that beginning November 11, 2017, they will be able to serve honorably discharged Veterans online through a lifelong exchange benefit.