Guam - Guam Delegate Madeleine Bordallo is back in DC after spending five days on a fact-finding mission to Israel, Afghanistan and Germany. The congressional delegation was led by Congressman Randy Forbes of Virginia, and also included Congressman Randy Hultgren of Illinois, and Congressman Mark Critz of Pennsylvania.
The congressional delegation met with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and U.S. Ambassador to Israel James B. Cunningham to discuss diplomatic efforts in the country. While in Afghanistan, the members received local and regional political, military, and economic updates from General David Petraeus, U.S. Ambassador Karl Eikenberry, and several other high-ranking military officials.
The delegation also visited military installations in Germany, and the congresswoman met with several service members from Guam during her trip.