News Releases

Jan 9, 2017

Kilili reintroduces CW bill in Congress

Delegate Gregorio Kilili C. Sablan (Ind-MP) reintroduced his bill last week in the U.S. House of Representatives after the opening session of the 115th Congress.

Jan 8, 2017

THIS WEEK IN CONGRESS - January 6, 2017

115th Congress sworn in • A new Congress • CW increase bill reintroduced • Congressional Hispanic Caucus grows • Apply now for CHCI Congressional Internship • APAICS summer internships available • Welcoming DC office visitors

Jan 8, 2017

A new Congress

Though the prospect of a new President on January 20 creates some uncertainty, I have no doubt about what the priorities will continue to be for the people I represent in the Northern Mariana Islands: Addressing the need of our growing...

Jan 8, 2017

Apply now for CHCI Congressional Internship

The Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute is offering paid summer and semester eight-week internships on Capitol Hill to promising Hispanic undergraduate students.

Jan 8, 2017

APAICS summer internships available

The Asian Pacific American Institute for Congressional Studies is also offering summer internships in DC.

Jan 8, 2017

CNMI delegate to US Congress sworn in

The Northern Marianas Congressman Gregorio Kilili Sablan was sworn-in to an unprecedented fifth term this week as the CNMI's non-voting delegate to U.S. Congress.

Jan 2, 2017

THIS WEEK IN CONGRESS - December 30, 2016

Happy New Year! • VA benefits outreach set for Jan. 19 • 2016: The Year in Review • Thank you, DC visitors • 115th Congress Open House

Jan 2, 2017

Next VA benefits outreach set for January 19

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Benefits Administration is holding an outreach event on January 19, 2017 from 9am to 3pm...

Jan 2, 2017

2016: The Year in Review

January- Clearing the CW backlog. February- Tinian selected for divert airfield. March- Obama agrees to state-like Medicaid for Marianas. April- Obama supports Earned Income Tax Credit for NMI. May- Covenant protected. June- Troop store...

Dec 27, 2016

Feds to cover 100 pct. of Soudelor hazard mitigation

President Obama has decided that the federal government will cover 100 percent of the hazard mitigation grant program available to the Commonwealth as a result of Typhoon Soudelor last year.