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Obama signs 2012 NDAA

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by Nick Delgado

Guam - President Barack Obama signed the 2012 National Defense Authorization bill on New Year's Eve in Hawaii, according to Japan media. The bill cuts the entire $150 million in funding for the Marines relocation from OIkinawa to Guam. Congresswoman Madeleine Bordallo is disappointed the House of Representatives passed it in the first place.

The bill also freezes further funding for the Guam realignment. 

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