US Representative Aumua Amata Coleman Radewagen

Proudly Representing American Samoa

Press Releases

February 16, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. –Thursday, Congresswoman Aumua Amata, testified before the Military Construction/ Veterans Affairs Appropriations Subcommittee in the U.S. Capitol building this morning to speak on the needs and discrepancies in care for our veterans in American Samoa.

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February 15, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. –Wednesday, At the House Small Business Committee hearing today, Aumua reminded her colleagues and witnesses that any reform of the tax code must take American Samoa and the other territories into consideration.  

February 13, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Monday, Congresswoman Aumua Amata, and colleagues from the U.S. House Natural Resources Committee, which has oversight over the U.S. territories, will arrive in Pago Sunday on the first leg of a fact finding trip to the U.S. Pacific territories. They will overnight Sunday and Monday before departing for Saipan in the Western Pacific.

February 10, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Friday, Congresswoman Aumua Amata, released the following statement regarding the Congressional Caucuses she will be serving on during the 115th Congress. Caucuses are groups of likeminded Representatives that work together to raise awareness on a certain issue, or to produce legislation on a certain issue.

February 7, 2017 Press Release

Reimagining the Health Care Marketplace for America’s Small Businesses

February 2, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. –Thursday, Congresswoman Aumua Amata, and her fellow colleagues on the House Veterans Affairs Subcommittee on Health hosted a roundtable meeting with the national veterans’ service organizations (VSO’s) on Capitol Hill Wednesday morning to discuss the legislative goals and priorities for our nation’s veterans in the 115th Congress.

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February 1, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Wednesday, Congresswoman Aumua Amata, issued the following statement regarding her assignment to two Subcommittees on the House Committee on Natural Resources for the 115th Congress by Committee Chairman Rob Bishop (UT).

January 31, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. –Tuesday, Congresswoman Aumua Amata, and the House of Representatives addressed H.R. 276 this afternoon.  The bill amends title 49, United States Code, to ensure reliable air service in American Samoa.

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January 23, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Monday, Congresswoman Aumua Amata, issued the following statement after President Trump signed his first executive order; withdrawing the United States from the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP).  The TPP was signed by President Obama last February, but had not yet been ratified by Congress.

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January 19, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Thursday, Congresswoman Aumua Amata, issued the following statement in response to an article recently published in local media regarding the Territory Delegates voting rights in the Committee of the Whole (COTW).

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