The short answer to all these questions is Howard Willens is wrong. Workers, businesses, and the public need to look to more reliable sources for legal interpretation. Bill Wicker, Communications Director for the Senate Committeee on Energy and Natural Resources, recently addressed the subject. He concluded:
It is unfortunate that ... there are those who misrepresent and misinterpret the U.S. government position in an effort to further delay reforms that are vital to the CNMI’s future.
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