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2004, 2008 Electors:0(0.00% of 538)
2002-2010 Representatives:0(0.00% of 435)
2012, 2016, 2020 Electors:0(0.00% of 538)
2012-2020 Representatives:0(0.00% of 435)
Capital:Fagatogo (formerly "Pago Pago")
 

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Official Name/Status   All States
 The unincorporated TERRITORY of American Samoa
 Status: unincorporated TERRITORY
 Convention partitioning SAMOA (a "condominium" held jointly by the BRITISH EMPIRE, the GERMAN [Second] REICH and the UNITED STATES since 14 June 1889) signed on 2 December 1899

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Major Executive Officers Elected Statewide   All States   2018 Office holders
  Governor: 4 year term, Election Cycle: 2016, 2020. Term Limit: Two consecutive terms. Territorial Governor
  Delegate to the House of Representatives: 2 year term, Election Cycle: 2018, 2020. Elections in American Samoa are officially non-partisan.

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Statutory Election Information   All States
 
General Election   All States
  Elections shall be held biennially in each even numbered year beginning on the first Tuesday following the first Monday in November ... [REVISED CONSTITUTION OF AMERICAN SAMOA, Article II, Section 5]
Polling times   All States
  The polls shall be opened by the district officials at 6 a.m. of the election day and shall be kept open continuously until 6 p.m. of that day. [American Samoa Code Annotated, Title 6, Chapter 07, Section 6.0701]


Links  Links to other web sites
 
Constitution    All States
  Revised Constitution Of American Samoa
Election Authority
  American Samoa Election Office
  American Samoa Government
Democratic
  American Samoa Democratic Party
  Democratic Party of American Samoa; P.O. Box 1045; Pago Pago, American Samoa 96799; 684-633-2828
Republican
  Republican Party of American Samoa; P.O. Box 3564; Pago Pago, AS 96799; (684) 699-9609
Media & others
  American Samoa, History, Tourism, Culture, Politics - AmSamoa.NET
  Manuatele.NET - Manu'a - American Samoa
  Politics1.com - American Samoa
  Samoa News
  Samoa Observer
 
 


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