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Wednesday, May 23, 2018
S. 2155: Checks to Clear Faster in Am Samoa, NMI
By News Release @ 6:20 PM :: 141 Views :: Congressional Delegation, Small Business

...the provision reduces the lengthy 30-day hold on checks and puts the islands on equal footing with the states where the hold rarely exceeds 5 business days....

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Tuesday, May 22, 2018
Hawaii Teachers Union Backs Campagna Over Gabbard for Congress
By News Release @ 1:25 AM :: 637 Views :: Democratic Party, Congressional Delegation, Labor, Politicians

...U.S. Rep. Tulsi Gabbard, has not defended human and civil rights during her time in Congress. She was one of just three representatives, and the only Democrat who refused to condemn Syrian dictator Bashar al-Assad’s genocidal chemical attack on his own people....

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Monday, April 30, 2018
The Shame of Hawaii's Congressional Delegation
By Selected News Articles @ 7:35 PM :: 1106 Views :: Democratic Party, Congressional Delegation, Military, Republican Party

...Would the delegation have chastised Obama if he had stuck to his ultimatum and struck Syria after Assad crossed Obama’s infamous “red line in the sand?”....

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Friday, April 20, 2018
Bunch of Zeroes: Conservative Rankings of Hawaii Congressional Delegation
By News Release @ 3:00 PM :: 865 Views :: Congressional Delegation, Hawaii Statistics

...Analysis Reveals Hawaii Federal Lawmakers’ Extreme Liberal Voting Records....

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Tuesday, April 17, 2018
Schatz Calls Out Party For Fundraising Off Fake News
By Selected News Articles @ 6:23 PM :: 981 Views :: Democratic Party, Ethics, Congressional Delegation

...A Democratic senator called out the national party for a fundraising with the misleading subject line special counsel Robert Mueller was about to be “fired.”....

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Friday, April 13, 2018
After Syria Chemical Attack Tulsi Gabbard Still Flacking for Russia and Assad
By Andrew Walden @ 4:32 AM :: 1559 Views :: Congressional Delegation, Military

...The most popular politician in Hawaii continues to serve Chris Butler....

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Friday, March 23, 2018
Budget Boosts American Samoa Spending, Military Pay, Veterans Funding
By News Release @ 3:52 PM :: 962 Views :: Congressional Delegation, Military

...A military pay increase of 2.4%....

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Friday, March 23, 2018
Schatz: Federal Budget Includes Many Hawaii Pork Barrel Projects
By News Release @ 3:30 AM :: 1121 Views :: National News, Congressional Delegation

... a very familiar looking laundry list of Hawaii spending allotments ....

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Thursday, February 15, 2018
Brian Schatz Fear of An Anglo America
By Selected News Articles @ 10:44 AM :: 1663 Views :: Congressional Delegation, Politicians

...“Do you know anyone who says ‘Anglo-American heritage’ in a sentence?” asked Democratic Hawaii Sen. Brian Schatz. “What could possibly be the purpose of saying that other than to pit Americans against each other?"....

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Tuesday, January 23, 2018
MoveOn.org Denounces Schatz
By News Release @ 1:49 PM :: 1540 Views :: Democratic Party, Congressional Delegation, Politicians

...Rep Hanabusa also voted in favor of the same continuing resolution, so logically all of this rhetoric should apply to her as well.  Do Hawaii progressives become 'outraged' only when instructed?....

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Thursday, January 18, 2018
FEC Complaint Filed Against Chin Campaign Manager
By News Release @ 10:05 PM :: 1389 Views :: Ethics, Congressional Delegation, Politicians

...The family of the late congressman Takai, meanwhile, defended Beesley’s actions for the first time today....

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Thursday, January 11, 2018
Compact Impact Bill Reintroduced: Democrats Complaining About Cost of COFA Immigrants
By News Release @ 12:19 AM :: 1989 Views :: National News, Congressional Delegation

...to provide additional federal resources to Guam, Hawai’i, the CNMI, American Samoa, and other jurisdictions affected by migrants from the Freely Associated States....

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Wednesday, January 10, 2018
You’ve Got Fail: Investigation into Online Gun Sales Backfires on Brian Schatz
By News Release @ 2:37 PM :: 2143 Views :: Congressional Delegation, Second Amendment

....a government investigation of online gun sales designed to determine “whether private sellers would knowingly sell a firearm to an individual prohibited from possessing one” determined that … no, actually, they would not....

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Saturday, December 23, 2017
Hawaii Congressional Delegation How They Voted December 22, 2017
By Congress.org @ 4:27 PM :: 946 Views :: Congressional Delegation
  • Senate: Tax Overhaul – Motion to Recede and Concur
  • Senate: Short-Term Fiscal 2018 Continuing Appropriations – Motion to Concur
  • House: Tax Overhaul – Motion to Concur
  • House: Short-Term Fiscal 2018 Continuing Appropriations
  • House: Supplemental Disaster Appropriations
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Monday, December 18, 2017
Hawaii Congressional Delegation How They Voted December 18, 2017
By Congress.org @ 7:06 PM :: 930 Views :: Congressional Delegation
  • Senate: Grasz Nomination - Confirmation
  • Senate: Willett Nomination - Confirmation
  • Senate: Ho Nomination - Confirmation
  • House: Mortgage Lender Escrow Requirement Exemption
  • House: Iranian Asset Report Requirement
  • House: Privacy Notice Requirement Exemption
  • House: Iranian Aircraft Purchase Transactions
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Tuesday, December 05, 2017
Hawaii Congressional Delegation How They Voted December 5, 2017
By Congress.org @ 12:35 PM :: 923 Views :: Congressional Delegation
  • Senate: Tax Overhaul – Motion to Proceed
  • Senate: Tax Overhaul - Education Savings Accounts
  • Senate: Tax Overhaul - Passage
  • House: National Forest Mining
  • House: Federal Workforce Probationary Period Extension
  • House: EPA Brownfields Program Reauthorization
  • House: Manufactured Housing Lending Regulation
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Monday, December 04, 2017
Who is Gabbard's Guru?
By Selected News Articles @ 2:09 PM :: 3332 Views :: Congressional Delegation, Politicians, Religion

"Gabbard’s life would be unrecognizable without Butler’s influence.”

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Monday, November 20, 2017
Hawaii Congressional Delegation How They Voted November 20, 2017
By Congress.org @ 7:33 PM :: 987 Views :: Congressional Delegation
  • Senate: Kan Nomination – Confirmation
  • Senate: Bradbury Nomination – Conf
  • Senate: Esper Nomination – Confirmation
  • Senate: Zatezalo Nomination – Confirmation
  • Senate: Otting Nomination – Confirmation
  • House: Flood Insurance Reauthorization
  • House: Fiscal 2018 National Defense Authorization-Conference Report
  • House: Tax Overhaul
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Sunday, November 19, 2017
DDOS Attack on Hawai’i Free Press tied to Gabbard’s Cult?
By Andrew Walden @ 8:47 PM :: 3750 Views :: Congressional Delegation, First Amendment, Politicians, Religion

Krishna Consciousness is when you know the Krishnas did it....

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Monday, November 13, 2017
Hawaii Congressional Delegation How They Voted November 13, 2017
By Congress.org @ 1:19 PM :: 1050 Views :: Congressional Delegation
  • Senate: Gibson Nomination – Confirmation
  • Senate: Engel Nomination – Confirmation
  • Senate: Wehrum Nomination – Confirmation
  • House: Joint Employer Definition
  • House: Hydropower Regulation
  • House: Securities Regulations Exemptions
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Wednesday, November 08, 2017
Hawaii Congressional Delegation How They Voted November 7, 2017
By Congress.org @ 2:05 AM :: 1128 Views :: Congressional Delegation

...Recent House and Senate votes....

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Tuesday, November 07, 2017
Schatz Responds to Texas Church Shooting by Suggesting Law That Already Exists
By Selected News Articles @ 3:49 PM :: 2261 Views :: Congressional Delegation, Military, Politicians, Second Amendment

...federal law already prohibits domestic abusers from purchasing or owning guns....

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Sunday, November 05, 2017
New Yorker Expose--Tulsi Gabbard's Krishna Cult
By Selected News Articles @ 8:20 PM :: 5480 Views :: Ethics, Congressional Delegation, Politicians

...“She’s got a servant attitude, a servant’s heart,” Butler says....

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Wednesday, November 01, 2017
Hirono Kidney Cancer Spreads to Thyroid
By Video @ 1:04 AM :: 2183 Views :: Congressional Delegation, Politicians

“A recent scan showed some small spots in my Thyroid gland.  I will be undergoing immunotherapy for the next three months.”

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Sunday, October 29, 2017
Brian Schatz wants to put you on Medicaid
By Selected News Articles @ 4:33 PM :: 1565 Views :: Congressional Delegation, Health Care

“We want to make sure that people understand that we have a vision for the future.” -- Sen Brian Schatz

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Tuesday, October 10, 2017
Hawaii Congressional Delegation How They Voted October 10, 2017
By Congress.org @ 4:31 PM :: 1138 Views :: Congressional Delegation
  • Senate: Pai Nomination – Confirmation
  • Senate: Quarles Nomination – Confirmation
  • Senate: Cissna Nomination – Confirmation
  • House: Abortion Ban
  • House: Fiscal 2018 Budget Resolution
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Thursday, October 05, 2017
Hirono: Trump Nominees Not Gay Enough
By Selected News Articles @ 3:22 PM :: 1806 Views :: Congressional Delegation, Judiciary

...“So you do not support the recriminalization of homosexuality?” Hirono asked....

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Monday, October 02, 2017
Hawaii Congressional Delegation How They Voted October 2, 2017
By Congress.org @ 4:15 PM :: 1121 Views :: Congressional Delegation
  • Senate: Fiscal 2018 Defense Authorization
  • Senate: Francisco Nomination – Confirmation
  • Senate: Delrahim Nomination – Confirmation
  • House: Maternal and Infant Home Visit Program
  • House: FAA Short Term Reauthorization, Flood Insurance and Hurricane Tax Adjustments
  • House: Parole Violators' Benefits Revocation
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Monday, September 18, 2017
Hawaii Congressional Delegation How They Voted September 18, 2017
By Congress.org @ 4:46 PM :: 1086 Views :: Congressional Delegation
  • Senate: Fiscal 2018 Defense Authorization
  • Senate: Patenaude Nomination – Confirmation
  • Senate: Fiscal 2018 Defense Authorization
  • House: Criminal Gang Members
  • House: Fiscal 2018 Omnibus Appropriations
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Friday, September 15, 2017
Hawaii GOP Calls on Schatz to Return Money
By News Release @ 4:52 PM :: 1965 Views :: Ethics, Congressional Delegation

...Schatz is one of a handful of Democrat lawmakers who have received generous campaign donations from Menendez....

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Monday, September 11, 2017
Hawaii Congressional Delegation How They Voted September 11, 2017
By Congress.org @ 4:21 PM :: 1269 Views :: Congressional Delegation

Senate: Fiscal 2017 Disaster Supplemental Appropriations, Debt Limit, Continuing Appropriations
House: Emergency Hurricane Harvey Supplemental Appropriations
House: Fiscal 2017 Disaster Supplemental Appropriations, Debt Limit, Continuing Appropriations

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Thursday, August 24, 2017
Schatz: Put Everybody on Medicaid
By Selected News Articles @ 4:08 PM :: 1843 Views :: Congressional Delegation, Health Care

...The senator also purports to somehow raise the payment rates that Medicaid doles out to hospital systems and physicians, but how he would do so remains unclear....

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Thursday, August 10, 2017
Hawaii: North Korea Threat is Excuse for Another Pork Barrel Project
By Selected News Articles @ 9:49 AM :: 2415 Views :: Congressional Delegation, Military

...Hawaii’s congressional delegation is hoping they’ll hook the big fish....

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Thursday, August 03, 2017
Break the Government Monopoly on Flood Insurance
By Heritage Foundation @ 5:56 AM :: 1894 Views :: National News, Congressional Delegation, Cost of Living

...Since the 21st Century Flood Reform Act of 2017 (H.R. 2874) passed out of committee in June, it has been subject to intense industry lobbying....

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Tuesday, August 01, 2017
Improve Hawai’i’s Missile Defenses — Now
By Selected News Articles @ 4:52 PM :: 1525 Views :: Congressional Delegation, Military

...U.S. Pacific Command boss Adm. Harry Harris Jr. told lawmakers in April to consider nearer-term measures. Harris said the existing system could be “overwhelmed” by an ICBM attack. If that happened, he said, “someone would have to make a decision about which ones to take out or not.”....

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Tuesday, August 01, 2017
Hawaii Congressional Delegation How They Voted August 1, 2017
By Congress.org @ 4:16 PM :: 1296 Views :: Congressional Delegation

...The House is in the August district work period and not doing any legislative business until Sept. 5....

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Tuesday, August 01, 2017
E-W Center Features in 2017 Congressional Pig Book
By News Release @ 4:40 AM :: 1637 Views :: Congressional Delegation, Higher Education

...the center was established by Congress in 1960 with no congressional hearings and over the State Department’s opposition....

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Monday, July 24, 2017
Hawaii Congressional Delegation How They Voted July 24, 2017
By Congress.org @ 11:04 PM :: 1289 Views :: Congressional Delegation
  • Senate: Shanahan Nomination - Confirmation
  • Senate: Bush Nomination - Confirmation
  • House: Ozone Standards Implementation
  • House: Cross-Border Energy Infrastructure
  • House: Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Agency Coordinating Authority
  • House: King Cove Land Exchange
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Monday, July 17, 2017
Hirono: I get most of my Intel from Watching TV
By Video @ 11:05 PM :: 2531 Views :: Congressional Delegation, Health Care, Politicians

..."Well, mainly I get my news from watching you guys on TV" Hirono said....

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Monday, July 17, 2017
Hawaii Congressional Delegation How They Voted July 17, 2017
By Congress.org @ 8:36 PM :: 1361 Views :: Congressional Delegation
  • Senate: Rao Nomination – Confirmation
  • Senate: Hagerty Nomination – Confirmation
  • House: California Drought Prevention
  • House: Fiscal 2018 Defense Authorization
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Wednesday, July 05, 2017
Hawaii Congressional Delegation How They Voted July 5, 2017
By Congress.org @ 2:27 PM :: 1322 Views :: Congressional Delegation
  • Senate: Svinicki Nomination - Confirmation
  • House: Medical Malpractice Lawsuit Limitation
  • House: Immigration Law Enforcement Compliance
  • House: Criminal Undocumented Immigrants Sentencing Guidelines
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Monday, June 26, 2017
Hawaii Congressional Delegation How They Voted June 26, 2017
By Congress.org @ 10:58 AM :: 1752 Views :: Congressional Delegation
  • Senate: Long Nomination - Confirmation
  • Senate: Mandelker Nomination - Confirmation
  • Senate: Billingslea Nomination - Confirmation
  • House: Federal Lands Vegetation Management Protocol
  • House: Surface Water Storage Permitting
  • House: State Coordinated Temporary Employment Subsidies
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Monday, June 19, 2017
Hawaii Congressional Delegation How They Voted June 19, 2017
By Congress.org @ 3:53 PM :: 1390 Views :: Congressional Delegation
  • Senate: Rapuano Nomination – Confirmation
  • Senate: Saudi Arms Sale Disapproval – Motion to Discharge
  • Senate: Iranian and Russian Sanctions
  • House: Health Insurance Tax Credit Verification
  • House: Veterans Affairs Department Accountability
  • House: Health Care Tax Credit Expansion
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Monday, June 12, 2017
Hawaii Congressional Delegation How They Voted June 12, 2017
By Congress.org @ 1:24 AM :: 1723 Views :: Congressional Delegation

Senate: Elwood Nomination - Confirmation
Senate: Iran Sanctions - Cloture
House: Customs and Border Protection Polygraph Waiver
House: Financial Regulation Restructuring

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Thursday, June 08, 2017
KOS: Poll Shows Tulsi Gabbard Vulnerable to Primary Challenge
By Selected News Articles @ 12:29 AM :: 2685 Views :: Democratic Party, Congressional Delegation, Politicians

...Gabbard earns positive marks from just 49 percent of Democrats....

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Tuesday, May 30, 2017
Hawaii Congressional Delegation How They Voted May 30, 2017
By Congress.org @ 9:30 PM :: 1479 Views :: Congressional Delegation

Senate: Branstad Nomination
Senate: Sullivan Nomination
Senate: Thapar Nomination
House: Pesticides Regulations
House: Prosecution of Child Pornography
House: Child Abuse Reporting

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Monday, May 22, 2017
Hawaii Congressional Delegation How They Voted May 22, 2017
By Congress.org @ 3:40 PM :: 658 Views :: Congressional Delegation
...MegaVote for Hawaii's 1st & 2nd Congressional Districts....
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Wednesday, May 17, 2017
Hirono Cancer is 'Stage 4'
By News Release @ 5:25 PM :: 3551 Views :: Congressional Delegation, Politicians

...Cancer Society: Stage 4 Kidney Cancer Survival Rate is 8%....

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Monday, May 08, 2017
Hawaii Congressional Delegation How They Voted May 8, 2017
By Congress.org @ 4:11 PM :: 1481 Views :: Congressional Delegation
Senate: State Retirement Plan Disapproval
Senate: Fiscal 2017 Omnibus Appropriations
House: Fiscal 2017 Omnibus Appropriations
House: Health Care Overhaul
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Monday, May 01, 2017
Hawaii Congressional Delegation How They Voted May 1, 2017
By Congress.org @ 3:58 PM :: 1545 Views :: Congressional Delegation
Senate: Perdue Nomination
Senate: Acosta Nomination
House: Register of Copyrights
House: Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac Oversight
House: Short-Term Fiscal 2017 Continuing Appropriations
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