US Territories’ February 28-March 6, 2022 news week in tweets
American Samoa sees an Early Summer
American Samoa was just two degrees off of a record high temperature this week. The territory is witnessing a usual heatwave in early March as the territory adjusts to the spring season’s temperature patterns.
Federal Workforce in Guam and the Northern Mariana Islands Receive Recognition
The US Attorneys recognize their Federal Workforce in Guam and the Northern Mariana Islands. They continue to express their gratitude towards the work that they accomplish in these territories.
Puerto Rico Continues Push for Statehood
As many take to the streets to express their support for Puerto Rico joining the Union, Congress continues to discuss HR1522. More people are beginning to join the fight for statehood.
A Puerto Rican Group Left in Disbelief
The administrator of a well-known private WhatsApp group that dedicates time to helping the US territories has been arrested for his involvement in a deadly Canadian gang. The people of Puerto Rico were shocked as they didn’t expect him to commit any crimes.
The Biden Administration Offers Support to Puerto Rico
Many were skeptical if President Biden’s promises to Puerto Rico were only said to help him win support for the election, but the administration is proving itself to be a friend to Puerto Rican aid.