Monday Sep 8
Northrop Grumman's Harry Lee Honored by the National Association of Asian American Professionals
Northrop Grumman Corporation employee Harry Lee, vice president of corporate contracts, pricing and supply chain, received the National Association of Asian American Professionals "100 award" this weekend at the group's national convention in Anaheim, California. The NAAAP 100 award is given annually to individuals who have made significant contributions to their profession and to the Asian community.
Monday Sep 8
The Washington Post
Hundreds of years of history are at stake in the senate this November
As an institution, the Senate is built to be stable. One-third of the body is up for a vote every two years, meaning that a majority of senators can't be replaced in any given cycle.
Sun Sep 07, 2014
The Honolulu Advertiser
Volcanic Ash: Isle Dems in Congress must stay alert to their situations
Schatz, who Abercrombie appointed to replace the late Sen. Daniel Inouye, guessed Hanabusa would run against him to try to fulfill Inouye's wish that she succeed him. ~~ I had a conversation with U.S. Sen. Brian Schatz when U.S. Rep. Colleen Hanabusa was still deciding whether to run against him or Gov. Neil Abercrombie.
Almanac for Sunday, Sept. 7, 2014
Those born on this date are under the sign of Virgo. They include England's Queen Elizabeth I in 1533; American painter Anna "Grandma" Moses in 1860; financier J. Pierpont Morgan Jr. in 1867; novelist Taylor Caldwell in 1900; pioneering heart surgeon Dr. Michael DeBakey and football Hall of Fame member Paul Brown, both in 1908; film director Elia Kazan in 1909; physicist and rocket developer James Van Allen in 1914; actor Peter Lawford in 1923; U.S. Sen. Daniel Inouye, D-Hawaii, in 1924; fashion designer Laura Ashley in 1925; philanthropist John Paul Getty Jr., in 1932; rock 'n' roll pioneer Buddy Holly in 1936; pop singer Gloria Gaynor in 1949 ; actors John Phillip Law in 1937, Julie Kavner in 1950 and Corbin Bernsen and Michael Emerson, both in 1954, ; political commentator Peggy Noonan in 1950 ; Rock and Roll Hall of Fame member Chrissie Hynde in 1951 ; entertainer Michael Feinstein ... (more)
Fri Sep 05, 2014
Seattle Gay News
Marriage equality cost me reelection, Hawaii governor claimsand Or was he just a bad governor?
Abercrombie, a 40-year veteran of Hawaii politics went down to crushing defeat in the August 8 Democratic primary, losing to State Senator David Ige by 35 points. Abercrombie's loss was even more stunning because he outspent Ige by a ten-to-one margin.
Deal watch: Norwegian Cruise Line touts Hawaii offer
Norwegian Cruise Line today kicked off a two-day promotion on Hawaii sailings. The offer gives customers up to $200 per cabin in on-board spending credits when booking a seven-day voyage around the islands on Deal watch: Norwegian Cruise Line touts Hawaii offer Norwegian Cruise Line today kicked off a two-day promotion on Hawaii sailings.
Sat Aug 30, 2014
Hawaii's Governor Loses Reelection, Blames Marriage Equality
Hawaii governor Neil Abercrombie says his overwhelming reelection defeat in the Democratic primary is not due to his own failures with voters but is actually retribution for his support for marriage equality.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
West Hawaii Today
Fort Benning parade grounds to be named for Inouye
Infantry soldiers parade at Fort Benning, Georgia. The parade field, adjacent to the National Infantry Museum, and the site of all U.S. Army Infantry basic training graduations, is being named for the late U.S. Sen. Daniel K. Inouye of Hawaii.
Hawaii Rifle Association 2014 Primary Election Legislative Report
Go to http://hawaii.gov/elections/results/2014/primary/ for the Elections Commission complete result.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Throwback Senators: The Must-Have 2014 Campaign Accessory
From a father in Arkansas to the "Alaskan of the Century," former senators have played important roles in numerous 2014 campaigns.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
The Jewish News Weekly
Hawaii Jewish senator survives primary
The victory, which was declared Aug. 15 following a six-day delay in the completion of the statewide vote, likely clears the way for Schatz to remain in the Senate.
Military aircraft, facility named after late Sen. Inouye
It was a full day of honoring late Senator Daniel K. Inouye. This morning the C-17 Globemaster three cargo aircraft was named the "Spirit of Daniel Inouye."
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Air Force dedicates aircraft in memory of late Sen. Inouye
The U.S. Air Force's 15th Wing will be dedicating an aircraft in memory of the late Sen. Daniel Inouye.
The Honolulu Advertiser
Hanabusa rules out legal fight over loss to Schatz
Hanabusa lost to Schatz by 1,769 votes in an emotional and at times bitter primary to succeed the late U.S. Sen. Daniel Inouye.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Barack Obama's Funeral Favoritism
Despite occasional outbursts of " overwhelming grief ," what America has learned over the last six years is that Barack Obama is neither an indiscriminate tear-shedder nor is he an equal-opportunity funeral-attender.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
The Heritage Foundation
The Obama Administration's Attempt to Balkanize Hawaii
In its latest assault on the U.S. Constitution, the Obama Administration has issued an Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking -new regulations that would require the Administration to recognize so-called Native Hawaiians as an Indian tribe entitled to separate and independent sovereignty.
Elections Morning Digest: Brian Schatz comes out on top as Hawaii's long Senate race ends
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Sun Aug 17, 2014
Military jet, destroyer to be named after late Sen. Daniel Inouye
The Honolulu Star-Advertiser reports that a C-17 Globemaster III will be dedicated to Inouye in a ceremony this coming Wednesday.