Speaker Simina Heads Congressional Delegation to the 10th State and National Leadership Conference in Kosrae

Tofol, Kosrae. [Congress PIO]. April 14, 2017.  Speaker Wesley W. Simina headed a delegation from the Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia to the 10th State and National Leadership Conference (SNLC) held in the State of Kosrae from March 18th and 20th. The Speaker’s delegation was comprised of the following Members and staff: the two … Continue reading Speaker Simina Heads Congressional Delegation to the 10th State and National Leadership Conference in Kosrae

FSM Senator Esmond B. Moses addresses IPU General Assembly on Human Rights

Geneva, Switzerland. October 27, 2016. Senator Esmond B. Moses of the 19th Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia (FSM) addressed the General Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) on the issue of the role of parliaments in preventing human rights abuse. Senator Moses was part of the Congress delegation to the 135th Assembly of the IPU in Geneva, Switzerland. … Continue reading FSM Senator Esmond B. Moses addresses IPU General Assembly on Human Rights

FSM Congress Delegation attends historic COP 21: FSM joins the world in approving climate agreement

Paris, France. December 14, 2015 - A Congressional delegation attended COP21 in Paris as part of the FSM delegation, which joined 195 other Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) to approve the first universally applicable agreement to reduce greenhouse gas emissions (GHGs): the Paris Agreement.  On December 12, 2015 at … Continue reading FSM Congress Delegation attends historic COP 21: FSM joins the world in approving climate agreement

Speaker Simina Urges World Parliamentarians to Take Action on Migration and Climate Change

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TbPPMRuofjQ PALIKIR, POHNPEI. November 2, 2015 – Speaker Wesley W. Simina of the 19th FSM Congress warns global parliamentarians of the looming problem of migration as a result of climate change, and calls for parliamentarian action during his speech at the133rd Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) Assembly in Geneva, Switzerland. The Inter-Parliamentary Union, which is the international … Continue reading Speaker Simina Urges World Parliamentarians to Take Action on Migration and Climate Change

Yap Congressional Delegation Briefs Yap State Leadership

Colonia, Yap. August 7, 2015. On July 30, 2105, FSM Senator Joseph J. Urusemal and FSM Senator Isaac V. Figir of the Yap Congressional Delegation briefed the Yap State Leadership on recent activities and efforts of the newly organized 19th Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia. Representatives of the two Councils of Traditional Leaders, … Continue reading Yap Congressional Delegation Briefs Yap State Leadership

FSM Congress Approves Dennis K. Yamase as FSM Supreme Court Chief Justice

On July 17, 2015, the 19th Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia during its First Special Session approved the Presidential appointment of Mr. Dennis K. Yamase to serve as the Chief Justice of the Federated States of Micronesia Supreme Court.

Senator Alik and Senator Panuelo Sworn-In to Office

Palikir, Pohnpei. On July 7, 2015, the Nineteenth Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia opened its First Special Session day at the Nation’s capital in Palikir, Pohnpei with the swearing in ceremony of the winning candidates, former Vice President Alik L. Alik and Senator David W. Panuelo (former two-year Senator for Pohnpei’s Election District … Continue reading Senator Alik and Senator Panuelo Sworn-In to Office