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Torres in Hawaii; Palacios acting governor

GOVERNOR Ralph D.L.G. Torres left on Friday for Hawaii on official business and will be back on July 26. Senate Vice President Steve Mesngon was acting governor until Sunday.

Senate President Arnold I. Palacios who left Thursday for the states on personal business was scheduled to return over the weekend and will be the acting governor starting Monday, July 17.

Lt. Gov. Victor B. Hocog is also off-island on official business. No other information was made available regarding his trip.

As for Governor Torres, the administration said he is in Hawaii for a series of meetings regarding military and fisheries matters.

The administration said more information about the governor’s trip will be provided this week.