We have learned that a certain law firm from the US mainland (East Coast) would be filing a lawsuit against major buyers and retailers of garments produced in the CNMI. Buyers targeted by the lawsuit include Gap Inc., J.C. Penny, Sears, Crew Nordstrom, Oshkosh B`Gosh, among others.
The US Department of Interior's OIA's hell bent agenda to permanently cripple the local garment industry here was never inclusionary. In other words, it really doesn't matter to them that their vicious agenda would kill a major source of revenue and jobs on this island.
A member of the House of Representatives yesterday said he would press for a public hearing on a pending legislation that will restrict the migration of citizens from the Freely Associated States into the Northern Marianas because of its "sensitive" nature.