NEWS: Pentagon’s No. 2 reaffirms support for expanding Guam’s tourism base

On August 19, 2014, in Press Releases, by phillip.leonguerrero

Pentagon’s No. 2 reaffirms support for expanding Guam’s tourism base Governor and Congresswoman thankful for Work’s visit to Guam   NOTE: The following is a joint release from the offices of Governor Eddie Baza Calvo and Congresswoman Madeleine Bordallo   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 19, 2014   The Department of Defense’s Deputy Secretary has reiterated [...]

Statement: Governor Calvo thanks Senators

On August 15, 2014, in Press Releases, by phillip.leonguerrero

Buenas yan Hafa Adai! I always want to give credit where credit is due. For that, I personally thank Senators Chris Duenas, Brant McCreadie, Tony Ada, Aline Yamashita, Tommy Morrison and Michael Limtiaco for introducing legislation that would make good on what was once an empty promise to our hardworking heroes and employees. Bills 389-32 [...]

Hard-fought victory: Guam has first new high school since 2008

On August 14, 2014, in Press Releases, by phillip.leonguerrero

Hard-fought victory: Guam has first new high school since 2008 Tiyan campus improves learning at three campuses   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 14, 2014   “Happy Birthday to Tiyan High School!  This whole thing started as one of the biggest and unwarranted controversies, with so many false accusations.  Even all that bad press didn’t deter [...]

WATCH: Opening of affordable rental community – Summer Green Apartments

On August 14, 2014, in Press Releases, by phillip.leonguerrero

Hafa adai, I took this from Governor Calvo’s Facebook page this morning: “Buenas dihas – good morning, my dear people of Guam. This has been a proud and rewarding week for Guam. My staff put together another short video. This one is about the Summer Green apartments we just opened as part of our Affordable [...]

THE FULL STORY: about the long journey to Untalan Middle School’s return to a modern campus

On August 13, 2014, in Press Releases, by phillip.leonguerrero

Included here: PICTURE (below): of UMS teacher Rosita Huff speaking with Gov. Calvo this morning. Mrs. Huff is the person who got this entire thing started. IMAGES (below): of the emails that show what was going on between August 15, 2011 and the time the Governor sent the inspectors in to UMS. Watch (click here) November [...]

TRANSPARENCY: Watch only-known footage of Guam presentation to credit-rating agencies

On August 13, 2014, in Press Releases, by phillip.leonguerrero

We cannot recall there ever being publicly-released footage of any of Guam’s presentations before the credit rating agencies. Governor Calvo returned late last week from four days of rehearsals and presentations before the credit rating agencies. We captured parts of his presentation on camera and put it together in this video (click here), which he also [...]

WATCH: The Governor reflects on the journey to Modern UMS & the new Tiyan High School

On August 12, 2014, in Press Releases, by phillip.leonguerrero

Governor Calvo posted the following note on his Facebook page, where he posted  a one-minute video that encapsulates a lot of the feeling the administration has about taking the Untalan and Tiyan school projects from start to finish: “We made this video as a run up to the opening of the newly-modernized Untalan Middle and [...]

SPECIAL ADDRESS: Upcoming payments to GovGuam employees & taxpayers

On August 12, 2014, in Press Releases, by phillip.leonguerrero

Buenas! Governor Calvo wanted to share some great news with GovGuam employees and those waiting for a refund. So, he recorded this special address for anyone interested in pay adjustments for law enforcement officers and GovGuam employees under the General Pay Plan. Click here to listen to the address (it will open on YouTube as a [...]