Unity leads to Sanctuary listing

The Marianas Trench Marine National Monument is now on the Inventory for a National Marine Sanctuary.
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Deputy Secretary of Defense Robert Work

I explained the negative feelings the people have about the proposed training in Tinian and Pagan.
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Welcoming Ambassador H.E. Solo Mara

Ambassador of the Republic of Fiji and I discussed issues of mutual concern.
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Discussing legislative priorities

Members of American Veterans, Sons of AMVETS, and the AMVETS Ladies Auxiliary.
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Honoring former Congressman Faleomavaega

I spoke in support H.R.1362- to rename the veterans clinic in American Samoa.
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Marianas Monument added to NOAA Sanctuary list

Mar 20, 2017 News Story

Governor Ralph DLG Torres and Congressman Gregorio Kilili Camacho Sablan announced on March 15 significant progress on their joint effort to have the Marianas Trench Marine National Monument declared a National Marine Sanctuary. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has now placed the Monument on the national inventory for possible sanctuary designation.

THIS WEEK IN CONGRESS - March 17, 2017

Mar 20, 2017 e-kilili newsletter

Sanctuary listing announced • Unity leads to Sanctuary listing • Trump budget: the good, the bad • Work talks CJMT, Palau • Lejeune vets get toxin presumption • USCIS updates camera code • Meeting Fiji’s Ambassador

Unity leads to Sanctuary listing

Mar 19, 2017 e-kilili newsletter

The National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration listed the Marianas Trench Marine National Monument as a potential National Marine Sanctuary, a significant step toward the goal of sanctuary status that Governor Torres and I requested of then-President Obama.

Trump budget: the good, the bad

Mar 19, 2017 e-kilili newsletter

The good news in the FY18 budget released by President Trump is an increase in Title I education grants. I was successful at getting a larger share of this money for the Marianas in the Every Student Succeeds Act in 2015...

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