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May 15, 2020 Fa'asalalauga Aloa'ia

Laumua i Uosigitone – Aso Faraile, Ua tuuina mai e le Tamaitaikonekeresi ia Aumua Amata se faamatalaga e uiga i taumafaiga i totonu o le Konekeresi e aga’i se taumafaiga fou e fesoasoani i le tamaoaiga:

 

 

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May 14, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Thursday, Congresswoman Aumua Amata is releasing the following statement in honor of Asian and Pacific American Heritage Month:

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May 14, 2020 Fa'asalalauga Aloa'ia

Congresswoman Amata recording remarks honoring Asian and Pacific American HeritageLaumua i Uosigitone – Aso Tofi, O le saunoaga lea mai le Tamaitaikonekeresi ia Aumua Amata e aloaia ai le Masina mo le Faasinomaga o Tagata Amerika mai Asia ma le Pasefika:

 

 

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May 13, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Wednesday, Congresswoman Aumua Amata is welcoming a grant for American Samoa Community College for the American Samoa No Wrong Door Initiative, an assessment of long term care, services, and access factors in light of COVID-19. This $300,000 grant is from the Health and Human Services (HHS) Department’s Administration on Community Living (ACL).

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May 13, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Wednesday, Congresswoman Aumua Amata and the Committee on Small Business held a forum with a panel of lenders to conduct oversight and examine the Small Business Administration’s implementation of the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP).

May 13, 2020 Fa'asalalauga Aloa'ia

Laumua i Uosigitone – Aso Lulu, Ua talisapai e le Tamaitaikonekeresi ia Aumua Amata le maua o se tupe mo le Kolisi Tuufaatasi a Amerika Samoa mo le Taumafaiga a Amerika Samoa O Avanoa Uma e Mafai Ai, o se faatatau i tausiga faifaipea, tulaga i tautua ma le maua o avanoa a o feagai ma le COVID-19.  O lea tupe e $300,000 e mai le Pulega o le Soifuaga i A’ai o Tagata(faapuupuu i le faaperetania o le ACL) a le Matagaluega o Tautua mo Tagata ma le Soifuamaloloina (faapuupuu i le faaperetania o le HHS).

 

 

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May 11, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Monday, Congresswoman Aumua Amata said the Small Business Administration’s Paycheck Protection Program continues to advance with a new week’s data reported. American Samoan businesses have now successfully acquired 87 PPP loans totaling approximately $5 million, and the program remains currently open, funded, and accepting applications.

May 11, 2020 Fa'asalalauga Aloa'ia

Congresswoman Amata with Chairman of the Senate Small Business Committee Marco RubioLaumua i Uosigitone – Aso Gafua, Na saunoa le Tamaitaikonekeresi ia Aumua Amata o loo faaauau le auiluma o le Porokalama e Puipui ai Totogi a le Pulega o Pisinisi Laiti e pei ona faailoa mai i ni faamaumauga fou o le vaiaso. Ua 87 nei nonogatupe ua maua ma le manuia e pisinisi a Amerika Samoa i le Porokalama e Puipui ai Totogi e tusa ma le $5  miliona le aofaiga, ma o loo tatala pea le porokalama, maua tupe e faatupe ai ma talia talosaga i le taimi nei.

 

 

May 8, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Friday, Congresswoman Aumua Amata is welcoming $406,084 in CARES Act funds to expand American Samoa’s COVID-19 testing capacity. This discretionary grant is from the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), an agency of the Health and Human Services (HHS) Department.

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May 8, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Friday, Congresswoman Aumua Amata Amata is delighted to congratulate a student, Serenalia Iona, upon acceptance to one of the nation’s prestigious service academies. Congresswoman Amata was notified that Serenalia Iona has been offered an appointment by the United States Air Force Academy in Colorado, pending final medical review.

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