News Releases

Mar 10, 2019

Welcome, AG Camacho

On Wednesday, I met the new Attorney General of Guam, Leevin Camacho, who was in Washington for meetings.

Mar 10, 2019

Scholars sail in

500 Sails’ Samantha Birmingham-Babauta visited her congressional office in Washington Friday while in town for the Asian-Pacific Islander Leadership Conference

Mar 10, 2019

Heads Up! Congressional Artists

Your Congressional Office is excited to announce the opening of the annual Congressional Art Competition for high school students.

Mar 3, 2019

Hearing on H.R. 560

The first hearing I called in my new position as Natural Resources Committee Vice Chair for Insular Affairs focused on damaging decisions by the Trump administration taking away parole from 1,039 people in the Marianas

Mar 3, 2019

First hearing focus on Marianas

On Wednesday, the Natural Resources Committee looked at recent Trump administration decisions to end humanitarian parole in the Marianas and take the Philippines off the list of countries eligible to send H visa workers.

Mar 3, 2019

Businesses back H.R. 560

Gloria Kavanaugh, Velma Palacios, Marian Aldan-Pierce, Perry Inos, Jr., Mike Sablan, Viola Alepuyo, Bo Palacios, and Alex Sablan met with me before my hearing on H.R. 560 on Wednesday.

Mar 3, 2019

State-share for Marianas in LWCF

A long-sought goal to get a state-share for the Marianas from the Land and Water Conservation Fund is just one presidential signature away from reality.

Mar 3, 2019

Medicare for All

The name says it all: Let’s extend the successful Medicare insurance program— that already provides seniors the health care they need—to everyone in America.

Mar 3, 2019

Votes for students and women

On my motion to report the Rebuild America’s Schools Act the vote was 26 to 20 with Democrats all voting for investing $100 billion in our nation’s schools -- including $350 million for schools in the Marianas and other insular areas.

Mar 3, 2019

$350M to rebuild island schools

The ABC Initiative found $177 million in deferred maintenance needs in islands schools six years ago and now Democrats are moving to fix those schools and schools nationwide with the Rebuild America’s Schools Act,H.R. 865.

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