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Guam Congress Sign - by MosheA

The Guam Ethics Commission appointed Jesse John Quenga to serve as the first executive director. Initially created in 1996 the commission had been inactive until holding its first meeting in 2019. After a setback due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the […]

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Guam Congress Sign - by MosheA

Speaker of the Legislature Tina Rose Muña Barnes announced the postponement of the legislative session indefinitely to help contain the spread of COVID-19. Additionally the postponement includes the emergency session expected to convene on March 23. The purpose is to […]

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Legislators met in an emergency special session last Friday to solve the leadership crisis in Yona, Guam. Yona Mayor Jesse Blas is currently in jail awaiting trial on extortion and bribery charges stemming from a methamphetamine smuggling operation he allegedly […]

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Election commissioners are proposing the filing of quarterly campaign finance reports. Quarterly reports would be filed with the commission on April 15, July 15, October 15, and January 15. The final report would be due no later than 15 days […]

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October 23, 2018  •  

Procurement Policy Bill Vetoed

Guam Governor Eddie Baza Calvo vetoed Bill 28-34 aimed at restructuring the process of procurement protests. The governor indicated that the Attorney General and the General Services Agency also opposed the measure as ambiguous because it allowed anyone who showed […]

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The Guam Election Commission approved a special election for August 25. The special election will fill the seat vacated by Public Auditor Doris Brooks. Brooks resigned her position, effective June 22, to run as a candidate for congressional delegate. The […]

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The Legislature of Guam passed one bill and is contemplating another that will change the electoral process in the territory. Bill 156-34, passed Friday, Ocotober 27, 2017, proposes moving the date of primary elections and changing the filing date for […]

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September 23, 2010  •  

Lobbying News from Guam

Governor signs a new law affecting lobbying registration and reporting.

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