News Releases

Jul 1, 2019

SBA disaster loan deadline: 7/26

Marianas’ small businesses considering a U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL) have until July 26, 2019 to apply, according to the SBA Disaster Field Operations Center West.

Jul 1, 2019

GAO: Marianas debt fell 2015-17

Northern Marianas public debt continued to decrease in 2016 and 2017, according to findings of the U.S. Government Accountability Office released on Friday.

Jul 1, 2019

Election integrity passes House

Securing America’s federal elections is the purpose of the SAFE Act, which passed the U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday.

Jul 1, 2019

Finding drugs to target vets’ ills

The Veterans’ Affairs Health Subcommittee took testimony on the pursuit of precision medicine to treat diseases and conditions prevalent among the veteran population on Wednesday.

Jul 1, 2019

Teachers work through summer

Faculty of Kagman Elementary School, led by principal, Dr. Ignacia Demapan, visited their congressional office on Friday.

Jul 1, 2019

Restoring our national parks

The Natural Resources Committee overwhelmingly approved the Restore Our Parks and Public Lands Act on Wednesday to help deal with the constant lack of funding needed to maintain our national parks.

Jul 1, 2019

Standing up for workers

Joining Members of Congress, we sent a letter to Labor Secretary Alex Acosta opposing the Trump Administration’s proposal to narrow joint employment liability under the Fair Labor Standards Act.

Jul 1, 2019

Using religion for politics?

The Trump Admin. is undermining civil rights protections and access to health care in the name of religious freedom, according to a panel of expert witnesses before the House Education and Labor Committee Wednesday.

Jul 1, 2019

Scholarships to study abroad

High school students of the Marianas can apply for full or partial scholarship for the summer or up to a full academic year in study abroad programs run by the U.S. Department of State.

Jul 1, 2019

Girl Scouts work in Congress

Girl Scout congressional aide, Sarah Luthra, joined the office this week.

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