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Saturday Apr 12 | KITV-TV

Tax deadline nears to help disaster victims

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Senator Mazie Hirono, US House of Representatives, Democrat

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.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Navy, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Senator Mazie Hirono, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Air Force, Hickam Air Force Base

Fri Apr 11, 2014

Business Journal

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.

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Related Topix: US Senate, Senator Mazie Hirono, US House of Representatives, US Politics, Democrat, US News

Business Insurance

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.

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Related Topix: US News, Eric Holder, US Politics, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Richard Blumenthal, Edward Markey, US House of Representatives

Tue Apr 08, 2014

Business Journal

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.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Senator Mazie Hirono, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Republican, Senator Mike Lee, Senator Mark Kirk, Amy Klobuchar

Sat Apr 05, 2014

NewsBusters.org

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.

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Related Topix: US News, Clarence Thomas, Blog News, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat

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.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Neil Abercrombie, Representative Colleen Hanabusa, Democrat, Representative Tulsi Gabbard, Ed Case

Daily Kos

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.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Senate, Jack Reed, Sheldon Whitehouse, Liberal Political News

Tue Apr 01, 2014

WTOP-FM Washington

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.

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Related Topix: US News, US Senate, US Politics, Senator Mazie Hirono, US House of Representatives, Representative Colleen Hanabusa, Democrat, Hawaii Government, Hawaii, Health, Medicaid, Micronesia, Oceania, World News

Examiner.com

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.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Richard Blumenthal, US House of Representatives, Senator Mazie Hirono, Richard Durbin, Robert Menendez, Senator Al Franken

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.

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Related Topix: Maui County, HI, Haiku, HI, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Representative Tulsi Gabbard, US Senate, Senator Mazie Hirono

Sun Mar 30, 2014

Daily Kos

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.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Senator Mark Begich, US Senate, Democrat, US House of Representatives, Liberal Political News

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.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Senator Mazie Hirono, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Senator Richard Blumenthal

Thu Mar 27, 2014

National Journal

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.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Patty Murray, Democrat, US House of Representatives, Dianne Feinstein, Barbara Boxer, Barbara Mikulski

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.

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Related Topix: Mudflow, Natural Disasters, Philippines, World News, Tax, Tsunami, Asian Tsunami Disaster, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat

Wed Mar 26, 2014

KPUA-AM Hilo

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.

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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.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Representative Colleen Hanabusa, Democrat, 2012 Presidential Election, US Senate, Senator Mazie Hirono, Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton

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