Governor Leon Guerreros talks Exceeding All RISE Act $30 Million Cap–Says All Applicants will be Paid, with Patti
Written by Jeremie Charfauros on September 24, 2021
Governor of Guam, Lou Leon Guerrero speaks to Patti about the request from Senator Frank Blas Jr. to delay the implementation of Executive Order 2021-17, which would mandate all Executive Branch Government of Guam employees to be vaccinated against COVID-19. Governor Leon Guerrero goes on to discuss the All RISE Act, firstly commending the efforts of Department of Administration & Department of Revenue & Taxation for standing up the program in two weeks time, and then announcing that the $30 million cap was indeed exceeded. Regardless, Governor Leon Guerrero reassures listeners of NewsTalk K57 that all applicants will receive funds from the program.