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Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Uifa’atali Amata released the following statement in celebration of Independence Day:
“Happy Fourth of July! We are blessed to be part of the United States and celebrate the ideals of freedom together.
Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Uifa’atali Amata is highlighting Juneteenth, a day of freedom which has been celebrated for years and recognized by Congress with prior resolutions, but is for the first time this year an official national holiday. The bipartisan bill, S. 475, the Juneteenth National Independence Day Act, was passed by Congress designating a legal national holiday, and signed this week by President Biden.
Washington, D.C. – Monday, Congresswoman Uifa’atali Amata released the following statement in celebration of 244 years of the United States Flag:
Washington, D.C. – Thursday, Congresswoman Uifa’atali Amata released the following statement in recognition of the National Day of Prayer:
“The National Day of Prayer is a beautiful yearly tradition. This year’s theme is ‘Lord, pour out your love, life and liberty.’ It is based on II Corinthians 3:17 — Now the Lord is that Spirit: and where the Spirit of the Lord is, there is liberty.
Washington, D.C. – Wednesday, Congresswoman Uifa’atali Amata is highlighting National Nurses Week, also called Nurse Appreciation Week, celebrated May 6-12, partly to coincide with the birthday of Florence Nightingale, often described as the founder of modern nursing:
Washington, D.C. – Tuesday, Congresswoman Uifa’atali Amata highlighted Firefighter Appreciation Day, also known as International Firefighters’ Day:
“On Firefighter Appreciation Day, I want to say thank you to our firefighters for their readiness and responses. They help educate us to prevent house fires, and rush to contain them so lives are saved, each time along with potentially a lifetime of possessions and memories in a home.
Laumua i Uosigitone – Aso Lulu, Ua faamanatu e Uifa’atali Amata le Aso o le Fu’a o le tausaga 2021:
Washington, D.C. – Wednesday, Congresswoman Uifa’atali Amata is commemorating Flag Day 2021:
Washington, D.C. – Thursday, Congresswoman Uifa’atali Amata wishes everyone a happy Women’s History Month, and International Women’s Day (March 8), and pays tribute to all the women of American Samoa with the following statement: