Congressman Eni Faleomavaega

Representing American Samoa
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Jun 19, 2014 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Faleomavaega, Ranking Member of the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific, today released the following remarks regarding President Obama’s announcement on new executive actions to preserve and protect our oceans and marine ecosystems in the Pacific.

Jun 4, 2014 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Faleomavaega today congratulated Congressman George Miller of California, former Chairman of the House Education and Labor Committee (2007-2010), on the unveiling of his official portrait at an invitation-only event in the U.S. House of Representatives last week. Congressman Miller was joined by his colleagues in the House, including Congressman Faleomavaega, who thanked him for his leadership in the Committee and his years of service.

Apr 3, 2014 Press Release

Washington, D.C. - Congressman Faleomavaega announced today that the Senate Finance Committee passed a two-year extension of the American Samoa Economic Development Credit for 2014 and 2015.   
 
“I want to thank Chairman Ron Wyden and Ranking Member Orrin Hatch of the Senate Finance Committee for agreeing to include, at my request, an extension of the American Samoa Economic Development Credit in the Expiring Provisions Improvement Reform and Efficiency (EXPIRE) Act,” Faleomavaega said.  
 

Jan 29, 2014 Press Release

‪Washington, D.C. – Congressman Faleomavaega today issued the following statement after President Obama delivered the State of the Union address yesterday to a joint session of Congress:

Last night, before a joint session of Congress, President Barack Obama reminded America that the key to a strong union lies in restoring the promise that America is a nation of opportunity for all.‬

Dec 19, 2013 Press Release
Washington, D.C. – Congressman Faleomavaega announced today that the Senate Committee on Energy passed by voice vote S. 1237, the Omnibus Territories bill which includes provisions he included for American Samoa.
 
Jul 12, 2013 Press Release
Congressman Faleomavaega announced today that he is in full support of a new advocacy coalition among American Samoan businesses to serve as a voice for federal legislation impacting the local business community.
 
“I welcome that these major corporations – Starkist, TriMarine, Hamburg-Sud, and Polynesia Line, Ltd.