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  1. Bordallo being sworn-in to office as congressional delegateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2017 | KUAM News

    While she already took the oath of office in our nation's capital earlier this month, this evening Congresswoman Madeleine Bordallo will be officially being sworn-in here at home at the Latte of Freedom Hall of Governors. Considered a lifetime public servant, Bordallo first served as Guam's Delegate to the U.S. House of Representatives since 2003.

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  2. Posted On Jan 20 2017Read the original story

    Jan 19, 2017 | Saipan Tribune

    Delegate Madeleine Z. Bordallo issued the following statement yesterday after meeting with senior Department of Defense officials to discuss Agent Orange on Guam during the Vietnam War. "[Yesterday] I met with senior DoD officials to discuss claims that... Combined seas of between 10 and 12 feet should be gradually subsiding over the next 24 hours as the frontal system weakens.

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  3. DOD denies deploying Agent Orange on Guam in 60s-70sRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | KUAM News

    Despite veterans like Leroy Foster who admitted to spraying Agent Orange while serving at Andersen Air Force Base between the 1960's and 70's, the Department of Defense in a meeting with Madeleine Bordallo today denies that the herbicide was used on, stored or transshipped through Guam during the Vietnam War. Foster on the other hand says he suffers from multiple illnesses as a result of the exposure to agent orange in Guam.

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  4. Florida delegate helps Guam's inquiry into Agent Orange exposureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2017 | KUAM News

    ... and our lives before their own. Our government owes it to them to tell the truth." Guam Congresswoman Madeleine Bordallo has also requested a similar briefing. Meanwhile, local Senator Fernando Esteves has created a task force to also conduct an ...

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  5. Guam working with states for radiation compensationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2017 | KUAM News

    ... money runs out in 2022, and must also get Congressional approval. He maintains contact with Congresswoman Madeleine Bordallo, but for now Guam is how he explains riding on coattails. "There's millions of dollars in the trust fund right now. The only ...

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  6. Bordallo dedicated to work with Department of the NavyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2017 | KUAM News

    Congresswoman Madeleine Bordallo is humbled to be the recipient of the highest civilian honor by the Navy - the Distinguished Public Service Award. She noted the longstanding and positive history between Guam and the Navy and US Marine Corps.

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  7. Congresswoman goes to bat for sick vet over Agent Orange claimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2017 | KUAM News

    ... a letter addressed to Air Force legislative liaison director Major General Steven Basham, Congresswoman Madeleine Bordallo says she's deeply disturbed by the reports and wants more information. In a statement to KUAM she says she's advocated for ...

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  8. Bordallo embarks on 8th congressional termRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | KUAM News

    Congresswoman Madeleine Bordallo begins her eighth term in Congress. According to a press release, Bordallo was sworn-in as a member of the 115th Congress and stated, "I once again thank the people of Guam for the trust and confidence they continue to place in me to serve as their representative in Congress.

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  9. Congresswoman's staff optimistic about Guam's war claimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2016 | KUAM News

    With two weeks until the end of the year, Congresswoman Madeleine Bordallo's office says they still anticipate President Barack Obama to take action on the National Defense Authorization Act, which includes the war claims bill. As for the funding source, the bill uses Section 30 funds that will be provided to Guam over a benchmark of the level that the island received in Fiscal Year 2014.

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  10. Tsai lauds Taiwan-US ties as Trump era loomsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2016 | The China Post

    Tsai Ing-wen praised the Obama administration's handling of Taiwan-U.S relations, while vowing to maintain regional peace under Donald Trump's presidency, at a closed-door meeting with foreign dignitaries on Thursday. As they greeted each other, Sherman told Tsai that she "hoped to shake hands with the first female president of my own country," eliciting laughter from other attendees, in a video of the event provided by the Presidential Office.

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  11. Guam war reparations waiting on president's signatureRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2016 | Stars and Stripes

    ... the territory. Any funds beyond $70 million annually would pay reparations. The office of Guam Delegate Madeleine Bordallo said the plan is to work with Gov. Eddie Calvo to request appropriations from the Trump Administration. Bordallo said she will ...

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  12. Bordallo given Distinguished Public Service AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | KUAM News

    The Secretary of the Air Force Deborah Jones presents Guam Congresswoman Madeleine Bordallo with the Distinguished Public Service Award. The award recognizes Americans who have made significant contributions to the Air Force and its Airmen, ensuring that the U.S. Air Force continues to be the pre-eminent air, space, and cyberspace force in the world.

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  13. Guam war reparations bill moves to White HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2016 | USA Today

    ... compensated by the United States. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/2h5Oqnd U.S. Rep. Madeleine Bordallo, D-Guam, speaks as she stands with fellow Asian American and Pacific Island members of Congress during the 2016 Democratic ...

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  14. Senate passes war claims legislationRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | KUAM News

    It couldn't have come at a more significant time and just as Guam commemorates 75 years since the invasion by the Japanese during World War II, the Senate has passed legislation for war reparations . It's being described as a historic day for our island, with Guam Congresswoman Madeleine Bordallo's chief of staff, Matt Hermann, saying, "This I know it means a lot to the people of Guam.

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  15. Boys Soccer 1st-Team All-Island Team namedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | KUAM News

    As Guam commemorates 75 years since its invasion by Japan during World War II, legislation for war reparations has cleared the Senate and heads to President Obama where Congresswoman Madeleine Bordallo says he will likely sign it. As Guam commemorates 75 years since its invasion by Japan during World War II, legislation for war reparations has cleared the Senate and heads to President Obama where Congresswoman Madeleine Bordallo says he will likely sign it.

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  16. Senate passes war claims billRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | KUAM News

    As Guam commemorates 75 years since its invasion by Japan during World War II, legislation for war reparations has cleared the Senate and heads to President Obama where Congresswoman Madeleine Bordallo says he will likely sign it. War claims was included in the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2017.

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  17. Guam federal judge to continue seeking renominationRead the original story

    Dec 6, 2016 | West Hawaii Today

    ... nomination before her term ends, reported The Pacific Daily News ( http://bit.ly/2hdGils ). Del. Madeleine Bordallo said Monday that she will continue to pursue the reappointment after Trump is sworn in next month. President Barack Obama nominated ...

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  18. Guam federal judge to continue seeking renominationRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... Committee to act on the renomination of U.S. District Court Chief Judge Frances Tydingco-Gatewood. Del. Madeleine Bordallo said Monday that she will pursue the reappointment after Trump is sworn in next month. President Obama nominated ...

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  19. Hiring of Foreign Workers on H-2B DeniedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2016 | Construction Equipment Guide

    ... $170 million for military construction projects on Guam, but it does not include a provision by Guam Del. Madeleine Bordallo that would have made it easier for local contractors to use foreign labor. Bordallo acknowledged that immigration-related ...

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  20. Republican Party of Guam spent 3x more on election than DemocratsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2016 | KUAM News

    ... as well. For the congressional race, Felix Camacho received $159,283 and spent $133,561. Congresswoman Madeleine Bordallo received $162,992, but only spent $133,775. We should note her report only takes into account funds spent up until October 19. ...

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