Treasurer and Budget Director confirmed

Two members of the Lemanu Talauega cabinet have now been confirmed by both the House and Senate: Budget Director Catherine Saelua, and Treasurer Malemo Tausaga.

The House approved Saelua by a vote of 16-2 and Malemo by a vote of 17-1.

Malemo Tausaga

The Senate vote for the two nominees were 18-0 for Saelua and 17-1 for Malemo. Confirmation votes are by secret ballot,

The House also approved by a unanimous 18-0 vote Fainu’ulelei Alailima Utu as Attorney General.

The Senate confirmed by a vote of 12-6 the nomination of Lynn Pulou as Director of Human Resources.