Many veterans affected by budget deal
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Wed Dec 18, 2013
Shaheen Introduces Plan to Undo Military Retiree Cola Changes in Budget Agreement
U.S. Senator Jeanne Shaheen today introduced the Military Retirement Restoration Act to safeguard military retirees from changes to cost of living adjustments that were included in the bipartisan budget agreement the Senate is expected to clear this week.
Tue Dec 17, 2013
The Honolulu Advertiser
Hawaii leaders remember Inouye on anniversary of his death
Sen. Daniel Inouye in his office in the Hart Senate Building on May 14, 2009. Hawaii's Congressional delegation remembered the late U.S. Sen. Daniel Inouye who died a year ago today at the age of 88. Hawaii's Congressional delegation said the best way to honor the late U.S. Sen. Daniel Inouye, who died a year ago today, is by continuing his legacy ... (more)
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Kilili: Shipping proposal could affect costs of goods in NMI
Delegate Gregorio Kilili C. Sablan joined five other members of U.S. Congress in asking the Federal Maritime Commission to carefully review a proposed vessel sharing deal that could affect the costs of goods in Hawaii and other Pacific territories such as the CNMI.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Progressive Stanley Chang Runs for Hawaii Congress
After more and more ho-hum candidates entered the contest for Colleen Hanabusa's House seat, finally one stakes out a strong progressive position! "I am a lifelong Democrat and a proud progressive, and in my time in public service, I've built a strongly progressive record.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Naples Daily News
GOP starts a tough struggle to win back Asian American voters
Not long ago, the Republican National Committee did something out of the ordinary: The party issued a formal statement marking Diwali, an important Hindu holiday.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Senator Mazie Hirono joins us in the studio
It's crunch time on Capitol Hill. The Administration continues to deal with the glitches surrounding the healthcare rollout and Congress is working to avoid another government shutdown.
Drilling in the Arctic Refuge
Colleen Hanabusa, while voting no on the latest attempt to open the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge to oil and gas drilling made this statement : "I could not support legislation that would essentially open up the entire Coastal Plain of ANWR to oil and gas development.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
South Lakes High School Seniors Learn From Top Scientists
Three South Lakes High School seniors, Mahrukh Chowdan, Marli Saunders and Olivia Vita were chosen by the Girls Excelleing in Math and Science Club Initiative to attend the first-ever STEM Diversity Symposium on Capitol Hill to discuss the accomplishments women and minorities have made in the fields of science, technology, engineering and ... (more)
Tue Nov 26, 2013
The debate over the Affordable Care Act was one of the most important and public examinations of the Constitution in our history.
The Heritage Foundation
Senate Joint Resolution 12: Sanctioning Racial Discrimination in Hawaii
Distinctions between citizens solely because of their ancestry are, by their very nature, odious to a free people whose institutions are founded upon the doctrine of equality.
Fri Nov 22, 2013