July 26, 2014

Del. Eni F.H. Faleomavaega (D-A.S.)

  • District: American Samoa -- At Large
  • Residence: Pago Pago
  • Born: August 15, 1943; Vailoatai, A.S.
  • Religion: Mormon
  • Family: Wife, Hinanui Bambridge Hunkin; five children
  • Education: Brigham Young U., A.A. 1964; Brigham Young U., B.A. 1966 (political science); Texas Southern U., attended 1969 (law); U. of Houston, J.D. 1972; U. of California, Berkeley, LL.M. 1973
  • Military Service: Army 1966-69; Army Reserve 1983-2001
  • Political Highlights: Democratic candidate for U.S. House, 1984; lieutenant governor, 1985-89; U.S. House, 1989-present
  • Elected: Elected: 1988 (13th term)
  • Committee Assignments: Foreign Affairs (Asia & the Pacific - Ranking Member; Western Hemisphere); Natural Resources (Fisheries, Wildlife, Oceans & Insular Affairs; Indian & Alaska Native Affairs)
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State Information: American Samoa -- At Large

Election History
Year Election Candidate Votes Percent
2012 general Eni Faleomavaega (D) 7,221 55.2%
Aumua Amata (C) 4,420 33.8%
Rosie Tago Lancaster (I) 697 5.3%
Kereti Mata'utia (D) 438 3.4%
Fatumalala Leulua'ial'i Al-Sheri (NPA) 300 2.3%