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Friday, July 28, 2017

Governor’s team to review Speaker’s biennial plan

Guam - The administration this afternoon received Speaker BJ Cruz’s budget for Fiscal Years 2018 and 2019. “I’ve long encouraged longer-term planning and I’m glad...
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Trump’s proposed transgender military ban receives backlash

Congresswoman Madeleine Bordallo expressed her disappointment in the president's decision. Guam - President Donald Trump proposed via three tweets a plan to ban transgender people...
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Defense requests judge to sequester jury in Ehlert trial

Closing arguments will begin at 10 am Friday. Guam - The defense in the Michael Ehlert sex abuse trial rested its case in chief in...
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Lujan ready to move forward with settlement talks in sex abuse cases

A hearing on the motion has been scheduled for Friday at 10 am. Guam - It appears as though a settlement may be reached after...
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Speaker Cruz proposes two-year or biennial budget for FY18 & FY19

Guam - Speaker B.J. Cruz is proposing a two year or biennial budget for fiscal years 2018 and 2019. According to a release from...
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VA Choice Program voted down in US Senate; Guam’s veterans await alternative legislation

“Veterans' lives are on the line right now, and here on Guam and the Northern Marianas we depend on care outside the VA Clinic.” Guam...

Congresswoman Bordallo says Section 30 money is available for war claims

Guam - Congresswoman Madeleine Bordallo issued a statement today saying that war claims funding will be available for Guam when the program filing period...

Port Authority evades container with wood boring insects

The 20 ft. container was inspected by PAG’s Bio-Security Division. Guam - The Port Authority of Guam luckily evaded another potential invasive species thanks to...
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Island Medicaid funding dilemma tackled at US House hearing   

Local Medicaid Chief Sandra King Young argued the problem started in Washington and affects all the territories. Washington, D.C. - The focus at a Congressional hearing...

A.G. Barrett-Anderson says bonus for employee was justified

Attorney General Elizabeth Barrett-Anderson is responding to Speaker B.J. Cruz's accusations that she purposely mislead him. Guam - The Attorney General says that she was...