News Releases

Apr 7, 2019

Labor certifications available

Just in time for 2020 CW permit applications, the U.S. Department of Labor published rules for getting a temporary labor certification last Monday.

Apr 7, 2019

Local business/national interests

Joe Ayuyu and his son, Joe Jr., visited their Congressional office in Washington on Wednesday.

Apr 7, 2019

Superintendent Alberti

Barbara Alberti, Superintendent of the Marianas American Memorial Park and War in the Pacific National Historical Park in Guam, was in D.C. on Parks business this week and took time to stop by.

Apr 7, 2019

Flores Family Visits

Sagan, Francisco, Serafina, and Genese Flores visited their congressional office while on vacation in Washington, D.C. on Tuesday.

Apr 7, 2019

Visiting DC?

Summer is just around the corner and if Washington, D.C. is in your travel plans, remember that your congressional office offers help in booking tours of some of the city’s best-known federal attractions.

Apr 7, 2019

$2.3m for fish and wildlife

The Marianas is receiving $1.2 million for sportfish restoration projects and another $1.1 million for wildlife and habitat restoration, the U.S. Department of Interior announced this week.

Apr 7, 2019

$1m to Close Up for island students

The Close Up Insular Areas Program was provided $1M to bring about 180 high school students from the Marianas & other territories and the Freely Associated States to D.C. & other historic cities, the Office of Insular Affairs announced.

Apr 7, 2019

$353k for economic resiliency

Congratulations to the International Economic Development Council (IEDC) for successfully applying for a $353,000 Economic Adjustment Assistance grant to support the implementation of an economic resilience initiative for the Marianas.

Apr 1, 2019

THIS WEEK IN CONGRESS - March 29, 2019

Labor certification for CWs begins • Kagman health center growing • Protect our healthcare • Republicans delay disaster bill • More recovery funds expected • Army Corps gives updates • Apprenticeships open career paths • Public Schools Week marked • Hearing highlights energy issues • Shark fin, parity bills gain support • Student artists tours the Capitol • Art entries due in two weeks • Federal judges visit • MITT comment period extended anew • Honoring our Vietnam vets • Puerto Rico pushes statehood

Mar 31, 2019

Labor certification for CWs begins

The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services will start accepting CW applications for fiscal year 2020 on Thursday, April 4, the agency announced last Monday.