News Releases

Sep 18, 2022

An update on Compact renewals

Negotiations to renew the Compacts of Free Association with our fellow Micronesians in the Federated States of Micronesia and the Republics of the Marshall Islands and Palau are finally moving forward now that President Biden has made these agreements a priority.

Sep 18, 2022

$13k Pell Grant proposed

House Education and Labor Committee Chairs Bobby Scott and Frederica Wilson introduced the Lowering Obstacles to Achievement Now (LOAN) Act (H.R. 8872), which aims to reduce the burden of student loans on borrowers and improve the loan system for current and future borrowers.

Sep 18, 2022

Markup held

The House Education and Labor Committee held a markup on three Republican resolutions of inquiry.

Sep 18, 2022

Welcome, Lee Tenorio!

Mr. Lee Tenorio, Marketing and Community Relations at our Commonwealth Healthcare Corporation, visited his congressional office Wednesday while in town on business.

Sep 18, 2022

App Challenge now open

Students, the 2022 Congressional App Challenge has launched.

Sep 14, 2022

THIS WEEK ON CONGRESS - September 09, 2022

• $952k to help NMI small biz • VA health care enrollment drive • $600k more for technical assistance • APAICS Fellowship begins • Welcome, Democrats • App Challenge now open • KILILI TIME CAPSULE • OPPORTUNITIES • HIGHLIGHTS

Sep 13, 2022

$952k to help NMI small biz

The U.S. Small Business Administration confirmed to your congressional office that it awarded the Northern Marianas College’s Small Business Development Center a $952,394 grant to support its small business incubator program.

Sep 13, 2022

VA health care enrollment drive

On September 14, 15, and 16, staff from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs will visit the Saipan VA clinic to help all eligible veterans enroll in VA health care.

Sep 13, 2022

$600k more for technical assistance

In addition to the $2,385,622 announced in August, the Commonwealth is receiving $621,384 in fiscal year 2022 Technical Assistance Program grant funding.

Sep 13, 2022

APAICS Fellowship begins

Ms. Vianna Vo began a congressional fellowship in your Washington congressional office on Tuesday.

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