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August 23, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C.—Friday, Congresswoman Aumua Amata welcomed the opportunity this week to discuss American Samoa’s needs, and highlight the islands to a Senate CODEL that came through Pago Pago International Airport in Tafuna. Amata welcomed the flight upon arrival at the airport, and discussed the status of several important issues with five leading Senators.

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August 16, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Friday, Congresswoman Aumua Amata highlighted a nonpartisan report from Yale Law School and affiliated Veterans groups that studied the Service Academy nominations of every Member of the U.S.

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August 16, 2019 Fa'asalalauga Aloa'ia

amata and yahnUosigitone, D.C. – Aso Faraile, Na talisapaia e le Tamaitaikonekeresi ia Aumua Amata se ripoti e le o faaituau i se itufaaupufai mai le Aoga Faaloia a Yale ma vaega o Fitafita Tuai o loo auai na suesueina le filifiliga o tagata aoga mo Aoga a Vaegaau o le Malo a Sui uma o le Maota ma le Senate a le Iunaite Setete, ma maua ai le maoa’e o le tulaga ese o Amerika Samoa i le gatusa o le faatuina o alii ma tamaitai. E na o Amerika Samoa lava le itumalo i totonu o le malo na toeitiiti lava ausia le tulaga o le tutusa lelei o aofa’i o tagata faatuina mai itupa, ae sili teisi lava tamaitai faatuina i le aofai atoa, a o tagata aoga i le taimi nei mai Amerika Samoa e tolu tamaitai ma alii e to’a tolu o loo aooga i nei Aoga taualoa.  Mo se faataitaiga, i le amataga o le tausaga nei na faalauiloa ai le faamalo i tagata aooga e to’a lua, e tasi le alii tasi le tamaitai, ina ua talia e aoga i le Aoga mo Vaegaau a le Malo.

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August 13, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Tuesday, Congresswoman Aumua Amata welcomes a federal Pacific Basin health grant. This discretionary funding of $167,000 through the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is designated to the American Samoa Department of Health.

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August 13, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C.—Tuesday, Congresswoman Aumua Amata welcomes a grant of $1,033,000 for American Samoa through the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA).

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August 7, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Wednesday, Congresswoman Aumua Amata commemorated Purple Heart Day 2019 and released the following statement:

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August 5, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Monday, Congresswoman Aumua Amata is pleased to welcome a federal grant of approximately $4 million for the American Samoa Department of Education. This grant is through the Office of Head Start, a program within the Administration for Children and Families, which is part of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).

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July 29, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Monday, Congresswoman Aumua Amata welcomes a grant of $2.5 million from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and the Department of Transportation (DOT). This grant will be used at the airport in Fitiuta to reconstruct the runway lighting system.

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July 29, 2019 Fa'asalalauga Aloa'ia

Uosigitone, D.C. –Aso Gafua, Na talia e le Tamaitaikonekeresi ia Aumua Amata le faatuina e pei ona faamoemoeina o le Aliikonekeresi ia John Ratcliffe, o se uso galue, ina ia avea ma Faatonu o le Au Iloilo Faamatalaga e puipuia le saogalemu o le malo aoao., ma na tuuina mai ai le nei saunoaga:

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July 29, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Monday, Congresswoman Aumua Amata welcomed the expected nomination of her colleague Congressman John Ratcliffe to serve as the next Director of National Intelligence, and released the following statement:

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