Congresswoman Madeleine Z. Bordallo today announced that funds have been awarded to support the Close Up Program for Guam. The U.S. Department of the Interior authorized a payment of $900,000 to fund the Close Up Insular Area Program. The program supports students from Guam and other U.S.
Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Madeleine Z. Bordallo today delivered a keynote address to the U.S. Coral Reef Task Force, where she emphasized the importance of coral reefs as natural infrastructure safeguarding island communities.
Hafa Adai and good morning Members of the Task Force, Assistant Administrator Callender, ladies and gentlemen. I am pleased to join you for the 39th annual meeting of the U.S. Coral Reef Task Force. I appreciate Secretary Zinke hosting us here today at the Interior Department and NOAA for coordinating this Task Force meeting.
Congresswoman Madeleine Z. Bordallo today met with a visiting Congressional Delegation led by Representative Bob Goodlatte (R-VA), Chairman of the House Judiciary Committee. The delegation also included Representatives Blake Farenhold (R-TX), Ted Yoho (R-FL), Jason Smith (R-MI), Hank Johnson (D-GA), Luis Gutierrez (D-IL), and Pramila Jayapal (D-WA).
Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Madeleine Z. Bordallo issued the following statement regarding proposed cuts to the Office of Insular Affairs in the President’s Budget request for fiscal year 2019.
Congresswoman Madeleine Z. Bordallo today issued the following statement on the passing of former Commissioner of Inarajan, Jaime D.S. Paulino.
Washington, D.C. - Congresswoman Madeleine Z. Bordallo today met with Under Secretary of Defense for Personnel and Readiness Robert Wilkie to discuss the status of the Department’s review of Asian American and Pacific Islander veterans who may be eligible for the Medal of Honor.
Congresswoman Madeleine Z. Bordallo today discussed Guam’s missile defense during a hearing of the House Armed Services Committee regarding the National Defense Strategy and Nuclear Posture Review. Congresswoman Bordallo is a senior member of the House Armed Services Committee where she also serves as the top Democrat on the Readiness Subcommittee.
Congresswoman Madeleine Z. Bordallo today responded to Senator Mike San Nicolas’ letter regarding his request to the Federal Trade Commission to investigate gas prices on Guam, as well as the FTC’s response to his request.