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May 8, 2020 Fa'asalalauga Aloa'ia

Congresswoman Aumua Amata with Health Director Motusa Nua Laumua i Uosigitone – Aso Faraile, Ua talisapai e le Tamaitaikonekeresi ia Aumua Amata le $406,084 o seleni mai le Tulafono CARES e faalautele ai le mafai e Amerika Samoa ona faatino suega o le COVID-19. O lea seleni tuufaitalia e mai le Pulega o Alamanuia ma Tautua tau Soifuamaloloina (o le HRSA lona faapuupuuga i le faaperetania), o se vaega o le Matagaluega o Tautua mo Tagata ma lo latou Soifuamaloloina (o le HHS lona faapuupuuga i le faaperetania).

 

 

May 8, 2020 Fa'asalalauga Aloa'ia

Serenalia Iona upon acceptance to USAFA with her mother Fili Iona with her special thanks also to Elielia GalemoaLaumua i Uosigitone – Aso Faraile, Na moei’ula le Tamaitaikonekeresi ia Aumua Amata e faamalo i se tagata aoga, o Serenalia Iona, ua talia mai se tasi o aoga taualoa e a’otau ai mo vaega au a le malo. Na faailoaina atu i le Tamaitaikonekeresi ia Amata o Serenalia Iona ua tuuina atu ai le avanoa e le Aoga a le Ea Fosi a le Iunaite Setete i Colorado, a o faatali le faaiuga o le iloiloga o tulaga o le soifuamaloloina.

 

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May 7, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Thursday, Congresswoman Aumua Amata is welcoming a $2,553,194 CARES Act grant for coronavirus relief for American Samoa’s fishermen.

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May 7, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Thursday, Congresswoman Aumua Amata joined Rep. TJ Cox (D-California), who led the effort, and Dean of the House Rep.

May 7, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Thursday, Congresswoman Aumua Amata is welcoming $45.6 million in CARES Act federal funds supporting education in American Samoa through the Education Stabilization Fund.

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May 7, 2020 Fa'asalalauga Aloa'ia

Education professionals from American Samoa last year including Director Dr. Ruth Matagi-Tofiga visit the US Department of Education in DCLaumua i Uosigitone – Aso Tofi, Ua talisapai e le Tamaitaikonekeresi ia Aumua Amata le $45.6 miliona o tupe feterale mai le Tulafono CARES e lagolagosua i aoga i totonu o Amerika Samoa e ala atu i Seleni e Faamausali ai A’oa’oga.

 

 

 

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May 7, 2020 Fa'asalalauga Aloa'ia

Congresswoman Amata and Commerce Secretary Wilbur RossLaumua i Uosigitone – Aso Tofi, Ua talia e le Tamaitaikonekeresi ia Aumua Amata le $2,553,194 o seleni mai le Tulafono CARES i fesoasoani tau coronavirus mo fai faiva o Amerika Samoa. 

O lea tala fou o le vaega o se faasalalauga faalauaitele mai le Failautusi o Fefaatauaiga ia Wilbur Ross ua atofaina ai le $300 miliona e fesoasoani i fagotaga.  Ua tuuina mai e le Konekeresi lea seleni i le Vaega 12005 o le Tulafono CARES, i Setete, Tagata o Ituaiga, ma Teritori e i ai a latou au fai faiva i le gataifale ma le sami ua afaina i aafiaga o le COVID-19. 

 

 

May 7, 2020 Fa'asalalauga Aloa'ia

Laumua i Uosigitone – Aso Tofi, Na au faatasi le Tamaitaikonekeresi ia Aumua Amata ma le Faipule ia TJ Cox (Temokalasi-Kalefonia), le na ta’ita’i i le taumafaiga, ma le Ao o le Maota le Faipule ia Don Young (Ripapilikana-Alaska) i se tusi e aga i le Pule o le Pulega mo Pisinisi Laiti poo le SBA(Small Business Administration) ia Jovita Carranza e uunaia ai le Pulega ia faaauau faaleleiga i le Porokalama e Puipui ai Totogi o loo aofia atoa ai pisinisi laiti, a’ai tu mamao ma a latou falenonō tupe. Fiafia foi le Tamaitaikonekeresi i le vaaia o le aga’i i luma, e pei ona faamaonia e le SBA i le Aso Lulu se isi vaega nonōtupe i totonu o Amerika Samoa, le Faletupe o le Teritori a Amerika Samoa, ma le amataga o le vaiaso na aofia ai i le vaega lua o nonōga tupe talosaga e 61 ua faamanuiaina.

 

 

May 6, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Wednesday, Congresswoman Aumua Amata is releasing the following statement of congratulations to the Territorial Bank of American Samoa:

May 6, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Wednesday, Congresswoman Aumua Amata is welcoming a CARES Act grant from the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) of $266,229 through the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program.

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