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Samoan Youth

Samoan community presses Anchorage mayoral candidates on issues
Concerns about housing affordability, Medicaid expansion and youth involvement emerged as focal points Monday night at what was described as the first ever mayoral forum organized by members of Anchorage’s Samoan community. The forum was tied to a sense among Samoans in Anchorage that concerns and issues are not being heard by city leadership, according to a community leader. In an interview earlier Monday, Chief Tagomoa Viliamu Pili recalled serving as a liaison to the administration of Mayor Rick Mystrom in the late 1990s. Mystrom held meetings in his office and listened to concerns, Pili said.
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ADN, March 24, 2015



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Links to Immigration news stories:
KTTU.COM, May 30, 2013
ALASKA DISPATCH, May 30, 2013
 

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