Saturday Apr 12
Tax deadline nears to help disaster victims
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Saturday Apr 12
The Honolulu Advertiser
Navy phone project called waste
In 2010, Hickam Air Force Base was merged into Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Navy led.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Hawaii to get $8.7 million in federal work-force development money
Hawaii will get almost $8.7 million in federal money that will be used to get people back to work.
Senators ask Justice Department to intervene in GM recalls
A group of U.S. senators on Friday urged the U.S. Department of Justice to oppose any efforts by General Motors Co.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Bill would expand U.S. visa-waiver program to Hong Kong, Macau
Hawaii Sen. Mazie Hirono is co-sponsoring legislation that would expand the U.S. visa-waiver program to include subnational territories such as Hong Kong and Macau, which would allow residents to travel more freely to the United States.
Sat Apr 05, 2014
WashPost Promotes Anita Hill Documentary, Ignores Hill's Defense ...
Friday's Washington Post published an essay by its own arts writer Soraya Nadia McDonald hailing the new leftist documentary on Anita Hill.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
The Huffington Post
8 Reasons Hawaii Might Elect Charles Djou, A Republican, To Congress
The 2014 election will mark the fourth time in four years that Djou has run for the 1st Congressional District seat representing urban Oahu.
Senators Introduce Bill to Protect Pell Grants
Furthermore, students who want to attend school year round to finish their degree in less time are not allowed to receive year-round Pell funding.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
Court: Hawaii not required to pay for migrant care
Hawaii isn't required to fund Medicaid for migrants from three Pacific Island nations in Micronesia to make up for a reduction in federal funding, a federal appeals court ruled Tuesday.
Atheists give failing grades to Congress
U.S. Sen. Elizabeth is one of a handful of senators to receive a perfect rating from the Secular Coalition of America.
Mon Mar 31, 2014
County of Maui
Chair's 3 Minutes: Council seeks to resolve issue of pay equality
Male-dominated jobs in Maui County government provide salaries and wages considerably higher than female-dominated jobs.
Sun Mar 30, 2014
These charts show you where we've moved the needle left in the Senate and House
The recent series of skirmishes between Daily Kos and Third Way may have gotten members of the Beltway press salivating at first glance, as some of them would probably like to see a civil war within the Democratic Party's ranks to go with the one currently under way within the Republicans.
Fri Mar 28, 2014
West Hawaii Today
Hirono named subcommittee chair
Sen. Mazie Hirono, D-Hawaii, was named the chairwoman of the Senate's Oversight, Federal Rights and Agency Action Committee Thursday.
Thu Mar 27, 2014
Anita Hill takes the oath, 12 October 1991, before the Senate Judiciary Committee in Washington D.C.
In 1991 Anita Hill made us start thinking about sexual harassment. Now, with the debut of the documentary Anita: Speaking Truth to Power , she's making us think about what's changed 23 years later.
Don't Mess With Taxes
Donating and deducting gifts to current, past disaster victims
Many of us have been following the Malaysia Air and Washington State mudslide tragedies.
Wed Mar 26, 2014
Hirono sees first bill as a federal lawmaker pass
U.S. Sen. Mazie Hirono of Hawaii has had her first bill as a federal lawmaker signed into law, a measure speeding up tax breaks for donations made to typhoon relief in the Philippines.
The Huffington Post
Schatz And Hanabusa Struggle To Define Their Personal Relationship
Sen. Brian Schatz says Rep. Colleen Hanabusa can be funny sometimes, but then struggles to find something else positive to say about the woman who is trying to take his Senate seat away.