26 Jun 2014

US Congress seat for Guam challenged

10:07 am on 26 June 2014

A challenger to Guam's delegate to the US Congress in Washington D.C had declared their candidacy.

Margaret Metcalfe, a Republican, will be challenging the incumbent delegate, Madeleine Bordallo, a Republican, in this year's gubernatorial election.

The Marianas Variety reports Ms Metcalfe saying her business background is what will help, should she win and serve and Washington and give Guam a voice in finance committees.

Ms Metcalfe says she's a businesswoman and a Chamorro patriot who was born on Guam.