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July 2, 2021 Press Release

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.

 

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June 18, 2021 Press Release

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.

June 14, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Monday, Congresswoman Uifa’atali Amata released the following statement in celebration of 244 years of the United States Flag:

May 10, 2021 Press Release

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 3:17Now the Lord is that Spirit: and where the Spirit of the Lord is, there is liberty.

May 6, 2021 Press Release

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:

May 4, 2021 Press Release

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. 

 

April 16, 2021 Fa'asalalauga Aloa'ia

Laumua i Uosigitone – Aso Lulu, Ua faamanatu e Uifa’atali Amata le Aso o le Fu’a o le tausaga 2021:

April 15, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Wednesday, Congresswoman Uifa’atali Amata is commemorating Flag Day 2021:

March 4, 2021 Press Release

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:

February 1, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Monday, Congresswoman Uifaatali Amata released a welcome home message on the occasion of the first repatriation flight. Her message is available in English and Samoan as follows:

“Talofa and welcome home everyone! First, I want to thank God for this blessing.