Shi Guo Ri was among those who had paid for a dream that would turn into a nightmare. He wanted to go to the United States. He would eventually bring over his family to join him when he gets settled there.
Senate Floor Leader Pete P. Reyes has expressed concern over the delay in the decision of the Commonwealth Utilities Corporation on the Saipan power plant despite completion of an independent evaluation on the various proposals for the long-stalled project.
The Division of Environmental Quality has asked the U.S. Navy and the Coast Guard whether they have conducted an assessment of the area where the military vessels are currently stationed to prevent any possibility of hitting an ordnance that may have been buried within the vicinity.