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  1. Congress Warns of Urgent Threat from North Korea! Like They Did BeforeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 2 | Irregular Times

    ... technologies, pose a direct security threat to the United States and our allies." (c) U.S. Representative Eni Faleomavaega: "I rise today to condemn last week's launch of a multistage rocket by the North Korean military. Fortunately, the launch ...

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  2. American Samoa's longest-serving U.S. House delegate diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2017 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    House Speaker John Boehner, second left, of Ohio participates in a ceremonial House swearing-in ceremony for Del. Eni H. Faleomavaega, third from right, D-American Samoa, on Capitol Hill in Washington.

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  3. American Samoa's longest-serving US House delegate diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2017 | The China Post

    American Samoa's longest-serving non-voting delegate to the U.S. House of Representatives, Eni H. Faleomavaega, has died. He was 73. His sister-in-law, Therese Hunkin, didn't disclose how the former 13-term delegate died Wednesday but said he was at his home in Provo, Utah.

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  4. Congressional delegate attended Kahuku HighRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2017 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    House Speaker John Boehner of Ohio, second from left, participates in a ceremonial House swearing-in ceremony for Delegate Eni H. Faleomavaega, third from right, in Washington, D.C. Faleomavaega, who became a congressional delegate in 1989, died Wednesday. PAGO PAGO, American Samoa>> American Samoa's longest-serving nonvoting delegate to the U.S. House of Representatives, Eni H. Faleomavaega, has died.

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  5. Following passing of former American Samoa Congressman, Bordallo and Underwood extend condolencesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2017 | KUAM News

    Congresswoman Madeleine Bordallo and former Congresswoman and UOG President Dr. Robert Underwood extend their condolences following the passing of former American Samoa Congressman Eni Faleomavaega, Jr. Bordallo said he was a true leader, and thanked him for his tireless work on behalf of the U.S. territories. Underwood said Faleomavaega was his mentor, colleague and most all a true statement for the Pacific.

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  6. Eni Faleomavaega, American Samoa's longest serving delegate, diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2017 | The Hill

    Eni Faleomavaega , who spent 26 years as American Samoa's nonvoting delegate to the House of Representatives, died Wednesday. He was 73. Sister-in-law Therese Hunkin confirmed the news and told the Associated Press he died at his home in Provo, Utah.

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  7. Former U.S. delegate from American Samoa dies at 73Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2017 | Washington Examiner

    ... approximately 2,300 miles south of Hawaii. "I was deeply saddened to learn of the passing of my friend Eni Faleomavaega. Eni and I arrived in Congress together in 1989, and I came to know him as a tireless public servant and dedicated champion for ...

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  8. Congressman Faleomavaega to speak at ASCC Spring 2013 CommencementRead the original story

    Feb 23, 2017 | Samoa News

    The American Samoa Community College Admissions & Records/Financial Aid Office estimates that approximately 123 students will receive their degrees and certificates during the College's 58th Commencement Ceremony, scheduled for Friday, May 17th, at 10 a.m. in the ASCC Gymnasium. This semester ASCC takes great honor to once again welcome Congressman Faleomavaega Eni Hunkin as keynote speaker.

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  9. American Samoa's ex-congressman dies at 73 in ProvoRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2017 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Pago Pago, American Samoa a American Samoa's longest serving non-voting delegate to the U.S House of Representatives Eni H. Faleomavaega died Wednesday. He was 73. His sister-in-law, Therese Hunkin, didn't disclose the cause of death but said he died at his home in Provo.

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  10. Eni Faleomavaega, who served 13 terms as delegate from American Samoa, dies at 73Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2017 | The Washington Post

    House Speaker John Boehner, second left, of Ohio participates in a ceremonial House swearing-in ceremony for Del. Eni H. Faleomavaega, third from right, D-American Samoa, on Capitol Hill in 2011.

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  11. American Samoaa s ex-congressman dies at 73Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2017 | Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

    In this Jan. 5, 2011 file photo, House Speaker John Boehner, second left, of Ohio participates in a ceremonial House swearing-in ceremony for Del. Eni H. Faleomavaega, third from right, D-American Samoa, on Capitol Hill in Washington.

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  12. American Samoa's ex-congressman dies at 73Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2017 | The Brownsville Herald

    American Samoa's longest serving non-voting delegate to the U.S House of Representatives Eni H. Faleomavaega died Wednesday. He was 73. His sister-in-law, Therese Hunkin, didn't disclose the cause of death but said he died at his home in Provo, Utah.

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  13. Local JSA's enjoy opportunity in DCRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2016 | Samoa News

    Demelio Tua and Uila Lefiti are pictured with their chaperone Tapuitea McMullin and Director of the DOI's Office of Insular Affairs Nikolao Pula in Washington DC, where Tua and Lefiti are participating in the JSA Winter Congress 2014. [courtesy photo] Demelio Tua and Uila Lefiti, the two local students representing American Samoa in the Junior Statesmen of America's Winter Congress in Washington DC arrived safely in the nation's capital with their chaperone Tapuitea McMullin this past Wednesday.

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  14. Bipartisanship key to...Read the original story

    Oct 30, 2016 | Samoa News

    Congressman Faleomavaega Eni believes that bipartisanship in the U.S. Congress will enable many matters to be achieved for the U.S. territories, when usually these issues get lost in the shuffle because of major legislation that affects the entire country. Faleomavaega was testifying last Thursday before the U.S. Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, which has jurisdiction over the Insular Areas, during a hearing on the 20-section Senate version of the Omnibus Territories Act of 2013.

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  15. Business coalition to...Read the original story

    Oct 13, 2016 | Samoa News

    A coalition of businesses that want to serve as a supporting voice in Washington, DC to deal with federal policies relating to American Samoa's economy is being formed, starting with four companies, including two canneries. Leading in the formation of the advocacy group will be StarKist, Tri Marine International, Polynesia Line and Hamburg Sd along with others who directly or indirectly represent the largest portion of private sector employment in the territory, according to a joint news release by the four companies.

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  16. Parting advice from Chamber of...Read the original story

    Sep 11, 2016 | Samoa News

    Departing Chamber of Commerce chairman David Robinson says the government needs to address certain policies, which could help boost new investment, thereby creating new jobs - aside from the minimum wage issue and the poor local economy, Speaking at the conclusion of last Wednesday's Chamber meeting with U.S. Government Accountability Office officials, Robinson said there are some issues that need to be addressed by the government, and minimum wage is just one of them. He pointed out that one of the major influences in the poor shape of the local economy is that there are no new investments into the territory, and no new jobs being created.

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  17. Faleomavaega disappointed about...Read the original story

    Sep 7, 2016 | Samoa News

    Congressman Faleomavaega has written directly to Secretary Janet Napolitano of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security expressing his disappointment in the matter of Mr. Mikhail Sebastian, a stateless person who remains in American Samoa since December 2011. I am writing in response to a letter I received from Mr. Elliot Williams, Assistant Director of Congressional Relations with the U.S. Immigrations and Customs Enforcement dated September 13, 2012 on your behalf regarding Mr. Mikhail Sebastian , a stateless person that has been residing in my District since December 2011.

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  18. Op-Ed: Empowering the PeopleRead the original story

    Sep 1, 2016 | Samoa News

    Whenever I have gone to national conventions or national committee meetings over the years, I always have tried to meet up with if not involve local communities of Samoans and other Pacific Islanders in the events I am attending. Sometimes I have found communities in unexpected places, such as Minneapolis-St.

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  19. Study concludes that citizenship...Read the original story

    Aug 2, 2016 | Samoa News

    San Francisco, CA - While the case of Tuaua v. United States has been dismissed by the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia, the case for citizenship for American Samoans continues.

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  20. Community BriefsRead the original story

    Jul 29, 2016 | Samoa News

    In a general memorandum, No. 096- 2012, released July 5, signed by Lt. Gov. Faoa Sunia, department directors, agency and office heads of the government were notified that ASG employees and members of the ASNOC "participating directly in and representing American Samoa at the XXX Olympiad" in London, England are "granted excused absences from their government employment with pay while they are directly participating in the games."

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