Hagåtña, Guam – Congresswoman Madeleine Z. Bordallo today issued the following statement regarding the Guam Department of Education’s request for the U.S. Department of Education to reconsider the special conditions it has placed on the financial management of federal funding.
Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Madeleine Z. Bordallo today announced that the U.S. House of Representatives has passed H.R. 5515, the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2019, by a vote of 351 yeas to 66 noes. H.R. 5515 authorizes $639.1 billion for national defense programs, with an additional $69 billion for overseas contingency operations.
Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Madeleine Z. Bordallo today issued the following statement regarding the U.S. Department of the Interior’s Office of Insular Affairs award of two federal grants totaling $897,738 in technical assistance for programs supporting programs in Guam, the Northern Mariana Islands, American Samoa, and the Freely Associated States.
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Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Madeleine Z. Bordallo today joined her colleagues and Congressional staffers in assembling care packages for deployed servicemembers. The event was hosted by the USO and USO Congressional Caucus, of which Congresswoman Bordallo is a member.
Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Madeleine Z. Bordallo today opposed an amendment to H.R. 2, the Agriculture and Nutrition Act of 2018 (also known as the Farm Bill), that would impose a federal ban on cockfighting on Guam and in the other territories without input or consent from any the territories’ representatives in Congress.
Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Madeleine Z. Bordallo attended a reception on Capitol Hill hosted by the Congressional Zoo and Aquarium Caucus and the Association of Zoos and Aquariums to raise awareness of endangered species and the need for federal policies to support endangered species conservation.
Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Madeleine Z. Bordallo today met with members of the Guam Association of Realtors (GAR) to discuss their legislative priorities and issues important to Guam’s real estate industry. GAR members are attending the National Association of Realtors’ Legislative Meetings and Trade Expo.
Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Madeleine Z. Bordallo today testified before the House Veterans Affairs Committee to highlight challenges affecting veterans on Guam and in the Pacific.
Congresswoman Madeleine Z. Bordallo, the Guam Council on the Arts and Humanities Agency (CAHA), and the Guam Preservation Trust announced Exequiel Bandoy as the winner of the 2018 Congressional Art Competition for Guam during an awards ceremony held at Cars Plus. Exequiel is a senior at Simon Sanchez High School under the instruction of Ronald Canos.