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  1. Alaska Democrats can't face facts on ANWRRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... Coast within ten years or so after it's open. The projects aren't competing. After the sad loss of Hawaii Sen. Daniel Inouye, the only remaining Democrat to actively join Alaskans in supporting activity in ANWR was Mary Landrieu of Louisiana. So the ...

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  2. The Loneliest NumberRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | Balloon Juice

    ... l look like this) think that climate change denial is an indicator that you're a fucking dinosaur : Also, too: Daniel Inouye was a great human being, but it's nice to see a safe-seat liberal acting like a safe-seat liberal.

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  3. Takai's first week in Congress ends with key appointmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 9 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    ... has been unbelievable," he said. " From having my family in town to watch me be sworn in, to wearing Sen. Daniel Inouye's cufflinks on the floor, to proudly serving my mother's beef stew to our special guests -- including Sens. Mazie Hirono and ...

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  4. Congressional Hits and Misses: Week of Jan. 5, 2015Read the original story

    Dec 8, 2014 | 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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  5. Federal law mandates feasibility...Read the original story

    Wednesday Jan 7 | Samoa News

    ... Guard in American Samoa in January of 2009 when he wrote to top military officials and the late U.S. Sen. Daniel Inouye seeking support for the establishment of a detachment unit of the Hawai'i Air National Guard in Pago Pago. In March of the same ...

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  6. Male Senators Once Barred Female Colleagues from Senate Pool So They Could Swim NakedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | Mediaite.com

    ... is pretty rampant in the Senate: Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) once recounted how a colleague (probably Sen. Daniel Inouye) once told her to stop losing weight, as he liked "chubby" women. Other current and former Senators told Politico that the ...

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  7. 43 United Methodists serve in 114th CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | Examiner.com

    ... division in the previous Congress. United Methodists from the 113th Congress who are no longer members include Daniel Inouye of Hawaii and Bill Young of Florida, who both died in office. Another United Methodist , Mike Rogers of Michigan, did not ...

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  8. Dan Inouye, An American HeroRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 30 | Copper Basin News

    In June 2000, 22 heroic soldiers had lesser medals upgraded to the Medal of Honor. General Shinseki attended the Medal of Honor Salute, which included Hawaii's Senator, Daniel Inouye .

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  9. 114th Congress has 43 United MethodistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | United Methodist Church

    In the Senate, United Methodists increased from nine to 10, while the denomination's presence in the House decreased from 36 to 33. Congress who are no longer members include Daniel Inouye of Hawaii and Bill Young of Florida, who both died in office. Another United Methodist, Mike Rogers of Michigan.

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  10. Congressional Hits and Misses: Best of 2014Read the original story

    Dec 8, 2014 | 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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  11. Hawaii executive Robbie Alm shares leadership tips in new bookRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | Business Journal

    ... First Hawaiian Bank, the state Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs and as part of the late U.S. Sen. Daniel Inouye 's staff. It was during a trip around the world the senator took with President Lyndon Johnson , visiting various world ...

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

    Dec 18, 2014 | 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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  13. On this day: December 17Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | 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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  14. Wright brothers' first powered flight, 1903Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | 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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  15. 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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  16. "Tribute to Greatest Generation" to Be Announced at National Press Club on Wednesday 12/17Read the original story

    Dec 15, 2014 | 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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  17. Senate Report Condemns Government Torture AbroadRead the original story

    Dec 15, 2014 | 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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  18. Schatz named to Appropriations CommitteeRead the original story

    Dec 13, 2014 | 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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  19. Senate Report Condemns Government Torture AbroadRead the original story

    Dec 13, 2014 | 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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  20. Schatz joins Senate spending committeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2014 | 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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