INDEPENDENT CANDIDATE FOR THE SENATE - Saipan & Northern Islands

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CRISOSTIMO SUPPORTS:

 

RENEWABLE AND ALTERNATIVE ENERGY - Senator Crisostimo has found that energy conservation and the development of wind, solar & other renewable energy source is a means of REDUCING the utility rate.  He has sought the assistance of the Secretary of Agriculture for financial assistance to farmers, ranchers and small businesses for the purchase of renewable energy systems that are needed to make energy efficient improvements which would in turn reduce the cost of goods and services to the consumers.

 

INCREASED FUNDING FOR EDUCATION - Senator Crisostimo is in full support of increasing public funding to the Public School System and the Northern Marianas College.  Further, he would like to provide financial assistance to indigenous residents who have the desire to attain a post secondary education because it is his belief that a well educated community is a wealthy community.

 

FISCAL ACCOUNTABILITY - Senator Crisostimo strongly supports stricter enforcement of elected officials budget allocation.  He believes that as an elected official, no special treatment should be given to advance allotment and that all legislators have a duty to work within the budgetary ceiling.

 

 TRANSPARENCY IN THE USE OF PUBLIC FUNDS - Senator Crisostimo continually supports the full disclosure of uses of public funds.

 

MEDICAL REFERRAL FUNDING RESTORATION AND THE IMPLEMENTATION OF HEALTH EDUCATION FOR THE PREVENTION OF OBESITY AND OTHER ASSOCIATED DISEASES - Senator Crisostimo also supports the funding restoration of the medical referral program and the implementation of educational programs geared towards healthy eating habits in early childhood development for the prevention of obesity and other related diseases.