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Real Clear Politics
Four Senate Primaries to Watch in August
Members of Congress return to their states for the month, gauging public reaction to a job done and campaigning for another term.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
Brian Schatz sworn in as US...
Incoming U.S. Sen. Brian Schatz was sworn into office Thursday afternoon, a day after being appointed by Hawaii Gov. Neil Abercrombie and flying to Washington with President Barack Obama aboard Air Force One.
Foster's Daily Democrat
Oskar Garcia named AP's east sports editor
Oskar Garcia, a news editor for The Associated Press who oversees news coverage of Hawaii, has been appointed assistant sports editor for the east region for the news agency.
Sabato: Hawaii Now Toss-Up, Republicans Have Chance
Incumbent Hawaii Gov. Neil Abercrombie "will be lucky to survive the Democratic primary" against his challenger, state Sen. David Ing, says Larry Sabato, director of the University of Virginia's Center for Politics and author of the Sabato's Crystal Ball blog.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
"Fofoga o Samoa", US Senator...
For many of us who served in his office, he was truly the father to all of Samoa; when we talk amongst ourselves in Samoan we'd say, "le Toeaina", or in our usual Washington, DC jargon it was "Boss" and knew exactly who we were referring to or simply, "the Senator".
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Greens' ad backs Schatz in Hawaii
The League of Conservation Voters launched advertisements Friday in Hawaii to highlight incumbent Sen. Brian Schatz' environmental record in the primary race for his Senate seat.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Joe Lieberman Has A New Gig
He'll teach an undergraduate course and give three public lectures on topics ranging from Judaism and public service to the Middle East.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
How Ethnicity Weighs on Hawaii's Democratic Primary
The first image many Hawaii voters saw from Brian Schatz this election year was of his Chinese father-in-law, sitting at the kitchen table, helping the senator's half-Chinese daughter make dumplings.
AFT Holdings Voices Concern Over Waning U.S. Interest in Pacific Ocean Fisheries
American treaty negotiations with the Pacific Island Nations concluded Saturday in Auckland, New Zealand, with a "No Deal" conclusion, leaving the United States Tuna Fleet without fishing access to the Pacific Ocean in 2015.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Laura Ingraham Endorses Lamar Alexander's GOP Primary Challenger
The conservative radio host who helped Dave Brat defeat Rep. Eric Cantor , had harsh words for Sen. Lamar Alexander on her show Monday morning, endorsing the two-term senator's primary challenger.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Hawaii Campaign Watch: This week in election races
State Sen. David Ige showed a more aggressive side in a Democratic primary debate for governor, interrupting Gov. Neil Abercrombie as they argued about a failed proposal to enroll more children in preschool.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Deathbed wish not enough in Hawaii
The ghost of the late Hawaii Sen. Daniel Inouye might not be enough to put Rep. Colleen Hanabusa in the Senate.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
The Honolulu Advertiser
Corrections and Clarifications
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Tue Jul 08, 2014
Sen. Schatz, Rep. Hanabusa battle in first televised debate
In the first ever televised debate between Sen. Brian Schatz and Rep. Colleen Hanabusa, the candidates had plenty of chances to show the public who would be the better candidate in 2014.
Congressional candidates duke it out for U.S. Senate seat
KITV hosted the first TV debate between Representative Collen Hanabusa and US Senator Brian Schatz.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
U.S. Sen. Inouye hospitalized...
U.S. Sen. Daniel Inouye has been hospitalized since Thursday after suffering a fainting spell before a vote in the U.S. Capitol, his office confirmed.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
The Miami Herald
Hawaii campaigns pick up speed ahead of primary
Ibrahim Rasihk, 6, bows down during the evening prayers at the breaking of the fast, or , held Wednesday at the Masjid An-Noor in Kendall.