Guam, CNMI, AmSam reps demand oversight on fed response to problems of their military vets

Representatives Radewagen, Bordallo and Sablan

Washington, D.C.– Congresswoman Madeleine Z. Bordallo, together with Congresswoman Amata Coleman Radewagen (R-AS) and Congressman Gregorio 'Kilili' Camacho Sablan (D-CNMI), wrote to Chairman Phil Roe and Ranking Member Tim Walz of the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs requesting an oversight hearing to examine the challenges facing veterans residing in Guam, American Samoa, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Independent Samoa, and the Freely Associated States. The Representatives noted that these areas suffer from minimal involvement by the national Department of Veterans’ Affairs.

“Veterans in Guam