Former Inouye chief of staff heads Honolulu rail advocacy group Move Oahu Forward
Jennifer Sabas , who was the late Sen. Daniel Inouye 's Hawaii chief of staff, has been named executive director of Move Oahu Forward , a coalition of business leaders formed to support the $5.16 billion Honolulu rail project.
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Aloha, Sen. Daniel Inouye | Being Frank
I've met a lot of people in my life, but no one like Sen. Daniel Inouye. A soft-spoken son of Japanese immigrants, he rose to become a war hero and represented Hawaii in Congress from the time it became a state.
Sun Jun 16, 2013
Schatz wins major labor group endorsement
The Hawaii Government Employees Association on Sunday threw its support behind the Hawaii Democrat, with President Jackie Ferguson-Miyamoto saying in a statement that Schatz has "had unwavering support for Hawaii's workers."
Wed Jun 12, 2013
Eni hosts History Day delegation at annual ceremony
The National History Day delegation and Congressman Faleomavaega took their seats alongside the Hawaiian and Samoan communities represented at the King Kamehameha draping ceremony, as well as members of the Hawai'i State Congressional Delegation, including Senator Mazie Hirono, Congresswoman Colleen Hanabusa, and Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard.
Sun Jun 09, 2013
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Tsutsui settles into state's No. 2 job
Admittedly reluctant at first to take the job, Lt. Gov. Shan Tsutsui says he did not want to join Gov. Neil Abercrombie's administration if it meant merely making appearances -- "groundbreaking, reading books and blessings" -- or simply carrying the administration's water on controversial issues.
Sat Jun 08, 2013
US Names New Destroyer After Armenian Navy Secretary
US Names New Destroyer After Armenian Navy Secretary http://asbarez.com/110534/us-names-new-destroyer-after-armenian-navy-secretary/ Friday, June 7th, 2013 Paul Ignatius WASHINGTON - The Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus announced last month that the next Arleigh Burke-class destroyers will be named USS Paul Ignatius and USS Daniel Inouye.
Fri Jun 07, 2013
Lowry: Recalling some giants of democracy
On Wednesday, the same day friends and family were bidding farewell to Sen. Frank Lautenberg at his funeral in Manhattan, another noted World War II veteran was being memorialized at Arlington National Cemetery with a wreath-laying ceremony.
Thu Jun 06, 2013
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Lautenberg casket to lie in Senate chamber
New Jersey Sen. Frank Lautenberg, who died Monday, will make a final trip to the Capitol on Thursday to lie in repose in the well of the Senate chamber.
Tue Jun 04, 2013
Alaska, Hawaii delegations discuss native issues
A discussion in Washington, D.C. on native issues is continuing an alliance between congressional delegations of Alaska and Hawaii, forged by a longtime friendship between two senators.
Report: Lautenberg to be buried at Arlington Cemetery
Sen. Frank Lautenberg, the last World War II veteran to serve in the Senate, reportedly will be buried Friday at Arlington National Cemetery.
Mon Jun 03, 2013
Lautenberg was the last World War II veteran in Senate
In the not very very distant past, the corridors of the U.S. Senate were alive with men who had served in World War II, among them such powerful icons as John Warner of Virginia, Ted Stevens of Alaska, Daniel Inouye of Hawaii and Ernest Hollings of South Carolina.
The Wall Street Journal
World War II Generation Fades in Washington
Sen. Daniel Akaka , the first Native Hawaiian to serve in the Senate, leaves the Senate chamber on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Dec.
Wall Street Journal
New Jersey Sen. Frank Lautenberg Dies
Sen. Frank Lautenberg died Monday morning due to complications from viral pneumonia at the age of 89, his office said.
Fri May 31, 2013
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News Briefs May 31, 2013
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Thu May 30, 2013
Today Is the Real Memorial Day
I choose to honor my fallen Marine comrades with quiet reflection today, May 30, rather than Monday, as I still cannot get behind a solemn holiday transformed into a scheme to enrich retailers and the travel industry by the ludicrous 1968 Uniform Monday Holiday Act .
Lawmaker wants Memorial Day date changed
U.S. Rep. Colleen Hanabusa wants to move the date of Memorial Day to encourage more Americans to focus on honoring military service members.
Wed May 29, 2013
Veterans find the meaning behind the holiday
Originally named Decoration Day, Memorial Day's roots go back to the end of the U.S. Civil War.
Tue May 28, 2013
President Obama's remarks at AAPI Heritage Month celebration
THE PRESIDENT: Thank you, everybody. Thank you so much. Everybody, please have a seat.
Mon May 27, 2013
New Day* - This Week In American Indians News: Warriors, War Crimes, Remains, HIV Rates, Redface
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