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  1. Final Capitol tribute to late...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Samoa News

    Sen. Daniel Inouye, the second-longest serving senator in U.S. history, was remembered Thursday as a man who gallantly defended his country on the battlefield and gracefully sought to better it during the 50-plus years he represented his beloved state of Hawaii. Colleagues and aides lined the Capitol rotunda five deep to say farewell.

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  2. On this day: December 17Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Local10.com

    2012: U.S. Sen. Daniel Inouye, the first Japanese American to serve in the U.S. House of Representatives and the U.S. Senate, dies of respiratory complications at age 88 in Bethesda, Maryland. A Medal of Honor recipient who served in the U.S. Army ...

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  3. Wright brothers' first powered flight, 1903Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | KION 46

    2012: U.S. Sen. Daniel Inouye, the first Japanese American to serve in the U.S. House of Representatives and the U.S. Senate, dies of respiratory complications at age 88 in Bethesda, Maryland. A Medal of Honor recipient who served in the U.S. Army ...

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  4. Janie VelenciaRead the original story

    Oct 7, 2014 | Roll Call

    ... 2, 2014. Schatz was sworn in to serve the remainder of his term since he was appointed to the seat after Sen. Daniel Inouye, D-Hawaii, passed away.

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  5. "Tribute to Greatest Generation" to Be Announced at National Press Club on Wednesday 12/17Read the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | PRWeb

    All Americans can learn from our Greatest Generation about commitment, service and patriotism as their spirit lights our way into the future. Preparations for a nationwide commemoration of the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II next year will be announced today at a press conference at the National Press Club in Washington, DC.

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  6. Senate Report Condemns Government Torture AbroadRead the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | Counterpunch

    ... secretive, more violently operational and more of a "government within a government"-a phrase used by Senator Daniel Inouye (D-HI) during the Iran/Contra scandal under President Reagan. Outwardly, the C.I.A. claims its "enhanced interrogation ...

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  7. Schatz named to Appropriations CommitteeRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 13 | West Hawaii Today

    ... in the money." Hawaii traditionally held a comfortable seat at the appropriations table through the late Sen. Daniel Inouye, the Senate's second-longest serving member and a war hero known for using his sway to bring federal dollars to Hawaii. But ...

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  8. Senate Report Condemns Government Torture AbroadRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 13 | Common Dreams

    ... secretive, more violently operational and more of a "government within a government"-a phrase used by Senator Daniel Inouye (D-HI) during the Iran/Contra scandal under President Reagan. Outwardly, the C.I.A. claims its "enhanced interrogation ...

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  9. Schatz joins Senate spending committeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    The senator's new role could help him bring federal money to Hawaii, like the late U.S. Sen. Daniel Inouye, the former chairman of the committee who used his influence to direct billions to the islands over a half-century. ~~ U.S. Sen. Brian Schatz has secured a coveted spot on the Senate Appropriations Committee, the panel that oversees federal spending.

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  10. Schatz appointed to appropriations committeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | KITV-TV

    ... is the all powerful senate appropriations committee.... A committee the helped propel the late senator Daniel Inouye into the powerful figure he became. That importance is not lost on the junior senator Brian Schatz ..... Or others... Including ...

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  11. a Hawaii's Daniel K. Inouye College of Pharmacy breaks groundRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Business Journal

    The University of Hawaii at Hilo is broke ground Friday afternoon a permanent home for the Daniel K. Inouye College of Pharmacy. The groundbreaking and blessing ceremony, held at the construction site on South Ahoku Street, featured speakers including University of Hawaii President David Lassner, Hawaii County Mayor William "Billy" Kenoi and Jennifer Sabas , the former chief of staff for the late Senator Daniel Inouye .

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  12. Hawaii's Schatz to serve on Senate Committee on AppropriationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Business Journal

    U.S. Sen. Brian Schatz has been tapped to serve on the powerful Senate Committee on Appropriations, which had been chaired by the Hawaii Democrat's predecessor, Daniel Inouye , before his death two years ago. Schatz is one of three new Democrats, along with Tammy Baldwin , D-Wisc., and Chris Murphy , D-Conn., named to the committee, which is losing two Democratic seats.

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  13. Clyde McGradyRead the original story

    Monday Dec 8 | Roll Call

    ... 2, 2014. Schatz was sworn in to serve the remainder of his term since he was appointed to the seat after Sen. Daniel Inouye, D-Hawaii, passed away.

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  14. Slideshow ImageRead the original story

    Monday Dec 8 | Roll Call

    Vice President Joe Biden waits to conduct a mock swearing-in ceremony with Sen. Brian Schatz, D-Hawaii, in the Capitol's Old Senate Chamber, December 2, 2014. Schatz was sworn in to serve the remainder of his term since he was appointed to the seat after Sen. Daniel Inouye, D-Hawaii, passed away.

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  15. Editorial: Take a moment and remember historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 6 | Times-Standard

    They have no idea.” The year was 2011. The speaker was U.S. Sen. Daniel Inouye of Hawaii - a decorated World War II veteran and witness to the attack on Pearl Harbor - during his testimony in support of congressional funding for a 9/11 memorial.

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  16. Col. Meinertzhagen: Brit. policy in the Middle East bets on the wrong horse when appeasing the ArabsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 7 | The Jewish Press

    Colonel Richard Meinertzhagen , the Chief Political/Intelligence Officer of the British Mandate in Palestine, inspired the late Senator Daniel Inouye , who laid the foundation for the landmark US-Israel Strategic Partnership Act of 2014 , which was overwhelmingly supported by Congress. The Act reflects Israel's increasing and unique strategic contribution to vital US defense and commercial interests, and the mutually beneficial, two-way-street nature of the US-Israel relationship.

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  17. Ige sworn in as Hawaii governorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | West Hawaii Today

    ... Star during World War II - proceeded onto the stage. The veterans carried a flag from the late U.S. Sen. Daniel Inouye, who served in the unit. "I stand here today - in the shadow of my parents' and grandparents' accomplishments - because of their ...

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  18. Democrat David Ige sworn in as Hawaii governorRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | West Hawaii Today

    ... earned a Purple Heart and Bronze Star during World War II. The veterans carried a flag from the late U.S. Sen. Daniel Inouye, who served in the unit. Ige is the eighth person to hold the office since Hawaii became a state in 1959. He has said one of ...

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  19. Interview: Matthew Paxton, President, Shipbuilders Council Of AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | Marine News

    ... today we have strong support from Congress. When we lost longtime maritime champions years ago such as Sen. Daniel Inouye, Sen. Ted Stevens, Congressmen Ike Skelton and Jim Oberstar, there was a void that needed to be filled. Many Members have ...

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  20. Hawaii swears in new governorRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | CBS News

    ... Star during World War II - proceeded onto the stage. The veterans carried a flag from the late U.S. Sen. Daniel Inouye, who served in the unit. "I stand here today - in the shadow of my parents' and grandparents' accomplishments - because of their ...

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