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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

Constitutions   All States     Links to State Constitutions
 Enabling Act (of the Congress of the United States):

Executive Branch   All States
Chief Executive
Successor to a Vacancy
  Lieutenant Governor
Major Executive Officers Elected Statewide   All States   2021 Office holders
  Governor: 4 year term, Election Cycle: 2020, 2024. Term Limit: Two consecutive terms. Territorial Governor
  Delegate to the House of Representatives: 2 year term, Election Cycle: 2020, 2022. Elections in American Samoa are officially non-partisan.

Legislative Branch   All States
  Legislative Assembly (Fono)
Upper House
Lower House
  House of Representatives

Judicial Branch   All States

Local Government
Incorporated Municipalities  All States

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
Election Authority
  American Samoa Government Election Office
  American Samoa Democratic Party
  American Samoa Democratic Party.
  Democratic Party of American Samoa; P.O. Box 1281; Pago Pago, American Samoa 96799; 684-252-7219
  Republican Party of American Samoa
  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 - American Samoa
  Samoa News
  Samoa Observer

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