Governor wants a hefty wage hike
The governor of American Samoan, Lolo Matalasi Moliga, is pushing for hefty increases to the salaries of the governor and lieutenant-governor. Mr Lolo wants the changes in place by January 2021.
At the moment the governor earns $US85,000 and the lieutenant governor at $US75,000. Mr Lolo says the governor should get $US100,000 and his deputy $US85,000.