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Monday, September 30, 2013
Hawaii GOP: Schatz, Hirono Vote for Government Shutdown
By David S Chang @ 9:00 PM :: 4924 Views :: National News

Schatz’s own office has indicated that 25,000 federal workers throughout the state would be left without pay....

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Sunday, September 29, 2013
Republicans Pass Compromise Funding Bill, Pay for Troops: Now Democrats Threaten Government Shutdown
By Selected News Articles @ 12:34 PM :: 4824 Views :: National News

Reps Hanabusa and Gabbard voted against funding the Federal Government....

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Thursday, September 26, 2013
$43,000 Per Household
By News Release @ 12:43 PM :: 4802 Views :: National News

Congress has added $43,000 in debt for every American household in just the last four years....

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Monday, September 23, 2013
6 Reasons Why the National Debt Keeps Rising
By Heritage Foundation @ 11:53 AM :: 4357 Views :: National News

... rather than risk Warren Buffett’s taxpayer-funded benefits decreasing, politicians pretend America’s national budget can handle all the extensive promises they’ve made ....

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Thursday, September 19, 2013
What You Need to Know About the Debt Limit
By Heritage Foundation @ 9:43 AM :: 6655 Views :: National News, Economy, Taxes

The Congressional Budget Office just dropped a budget update on Washington, and it’s not good. The U.S. government is spending recklessly—and Obamacare is adding fuel to the fire....

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Tuesday, September 17, 2013
5 Ways Obama Has Trampled the Constitution
By Heritage Foundation @ 1:57 PM :: 5485 Views :: National News, Ethics

Today, the Constitution turns 226 years old. Let’s not forget it states that the President “shall take Care that the Laws be faithfully executed.”....

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Wednesday, September 11, 2013
What Shoes Are You Wearing Today?
By Heritage Foundation @ 11:41 AM :: 5940 Views :: National News, Military

At 10:28 a.m., FDNY lieutenant Mickey Kross was in the third-floor stairwell of the north tower when he heard a “tremendous roar,” and the building began to crumble....

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Tuesday, September 10, 2013
Obama to Nominate Kiaaina for Interior Post
By News Release @ 10:08 PM :: 4445 Views :: National News

Kia’aina would lead the Department’s efforts to coordinate federal policy for Guam....

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Friday, September 6, 2013
5 Immigration Falsehoods from the White House
By Heritage Foundation @ 6:51 AM :: 3781 Views :: National News

Congress gets back to its regularly scheduled work on Monday....

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Saturday, August 31, 2013
The Budget Sequester Is a Success
By Selected News Articles @ 8:35 PM :: 5014 Views :: National News
“The $150 billion budget decline of 4% is the first time federal expenditures have fallen for two consecutive years since the end of the Korean War.”
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Friday, August 30, 2013
Obama Grants Amnesty to Illegal Immigrants Without Congress
By Heritage Foundation @ 4:05 PM :: 4725 Views :: National News

Congress hasn’t passed immigration legislation, but that hasn’t stopped President Obama....

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Tuesday, August 27, 2013
Esther Kiaaina Front Runner for High-Level Interior Department Position
By Selected News Articles @ 12:02 AM :: 9216 Views :: Akaka Bill, DHHL, National News, OHA

Esther Kiaaina may be the next Assistant Secretary of Interior for Insular Affairs....

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Friday, August 23, 2013
Hawaii to Celebrate 50th Anniversary of "I Have a Dream" Speech
By News Release @ 8:55 PM :: 4432 Views :: National News

A half-century to the minute after Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. delivered his historic “I Have a Dream” speech....

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Tuesday, August 20, 2013
15 Pictures of Ridiculous Government Spending
By Heritage Foundation @ 1:35 PM :: 4611 Views :: National News

In 2013, federal spending approached $3.5 trillion. Now that’s hard to wrap your brain around. It’s about $27,700 for every American household....

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Friday, August 16, 2013
Nearly Every Major Federal Agency Has Reduced Furloughs
By NCPA @ 1:56 PM :: 3598 Views :: National News

...most major departments have reduced furlough days, or eliminated them altogether....

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Tuesday, August 13, 2013
The Imperial President Will Act on His Own
By Heritage Foundation @ 1:50 PM :: 6883 Views :: National News, Obama

...the President has shown a distinct contempt for the legal limits on his power....

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Friday, August 9, 2013
Ten Principles for Better Regulation
By NCPA @ 2:59 PM :: 4829 Views :: National News, Hawaii State Government

In 1993, President Clinton's Executive Order 12866 laid out the fundamental requirements that have governed regulatory analysis and review ever since....

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Friday, August 9, 2013
Report: Feds Have No Idea Why $200M Hawaii Harbors Contract Doubled in Cost
By News Release @ 3:08 AM :: 6680 Views :: National News, Hawaii State Government, Jones Act

MARAD could not provide documentation showing who developed the various port project estimates or explain why they doubled over time....

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Thursday, August 8, 2013
HNN Blackout: DISH Network Asks Congress to Intervene
By News Release @ 8:59 PM :: 10622 Views :: National News
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Wednesday, August 7, 2013
5 Immigration Questions for Your Congressman
By Heritage Foundation @ 2:30 PM :: 3992 Views :: National News

During the August congressional recess, a pro-amnesty coalition of business and union interests is putting the squeeze on members of the House....

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Monday, August 5, 2013
Federal Government in Worse Shape than Detroit
By Heritage Foundation @ 12:04 PM :: 6354 Views :: National News, Labor, Taxes

Detroit’s demise was the result of big-government, liberal policies promoted by self-interested politicians and coercive public employee unions....

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Thursday, July 25, 2013
3 Whoppers from Obama’s Big Economic Speech
By Heritage Foundation @ 1:32 PM :: 9573 Views :: National News, Economy, Health Care, Obama
  1. Obamacare is going great.
  2. I cut the deficit in half.
  3. Middle-class income is stuck in the ’70s.
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Tuesday, July 23, 2013
A Backdoor Path to Amnesty?
By Heritage Foundation @ 2:09 PM :: 4161 Views :: National News

Members of Congress have debated various versions of the DREAM Act more than 30 times over the past dozen years. They’ll do so again today....

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Tuesday, July 23, 2013
SAFE Retirement Bill aims to save state and local pensions
By Selected News Articles @ 12:06 AM :: 5687 Views :: National News, Congressional Delegation, Health Care
...an alternative to rising costs and reduced benefits....
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Monday, July 22, 2013
Detroit and the Bankruptcy of Liberalism
By Heritage Foundation @ 12:34 PM :: 4112 Views :: National News

More than 50 years of control by big-government liberals and union bosses have left a once-great American city crippled and deteriorating....

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Thursday, July 18, 2013
Serious New Questions on Obama Labor Nominee
By Heritage Foundation @ 1:48 PM :: 5186 Views :: National News, Labor

Perez has faced questions about his misleading congressional testimony about his involvement in a quid pro quo deal with the city of St. Paul, Minnesota....

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Monday, July 15, 2013
Harry Reid Is At It Again
By Heritage Foundation @ 12:52 PM :: 4306 Views :: National News

When Harry Reid gets frustrated, he threatens to change the Senate’s rules to get his way....

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Thursday, July 11, 2013
Late-Night Shenanigans in the House
By Heritage Foundation @ 11:57 AM :: 5608 Views :: National News, Agriculture

It still goes out of its way to tax Christmas trees....

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Wednesday, July 10, 2013
Sandwich Isles Communications: $12,371 per line annual subsidy
By News Release @ 2:07 PM :: 9407 Views :: DHHL, National News, Hawaii Statistics, Tax Credits
“Poster Child for Federal Waste”
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Wednesday, July 10, 2013
Decision Time on Immigration
By Heritage Foundation @ 1:45 PM :: 3893 Views :: National News

Today is a pivotal day in the immigration debate....

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Tuesday, July 9, 2013
Things That Aren’t Inevitable
By Heritage Foundation @ 12:21 PM :: 5446 Views :: National News, Agriculture
Don’t you love it when the conventional wisdom gets turned on its head?
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Friday, July 5, 2013
Gettysburg and the Future of Freedom
By Heritage Foundation @ 11:49 AM :: 3910 Views :: National News

One hundred and fifty years ago, the fate of America was decided at Gettysburg....

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Thursday, July 4, 2013
The Words That Started It All
By Heritage Foundation @ 12:46 PM :: 3848 Views :: National News

In celebration of Independence Day, we are rereading the Declaration of Independence....

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Monday, July 1, 2013
5 Immigration Questions for Members of Congress
By Heritage Foundation @ 2:14 PM :: 3793 Views :: National News

It’s July 4 week, which means Members of Congress are at home in their districts. As you head to your nearest town hall meeting, take these questions for your Representative....

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Wednesday, June 26, 2013
Supreme Court to Congress on Voting Rights Act: “History Did Not End in 1965”
By Heritage Foundation @ 2:13 PM :: 5624 Views :: National News, Office of Elections

... thankfully “Our country has changed” ....

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Tuesday, June 25, 2013
Heritage: The Kind of Immigration Reform We Could Support
By Heritage Foundation @ 3:11 PM :: 3925 Views :: National News

The Senate voted yesterday to advance the Gang of Eight’s “comprehensive” immigration bill....

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Monday, June 24, 2013
10 Problems with the Gang of Eight Immigration Bill
By Heritage Foundation @ 1:12 PM :: 4069 Views :: National News

UNFAIR: More than 4 million people are waiting to come to the US legally....

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Saturday, June 22, 2013
Limbaugh: Hirono Creates Pathway to Welfare for Illegals
By Selected News Articles @ 5:38 PM :: 7017 Views :: National News, Congressional Delegation, Politicians
How many of you who have started small businesses planned on using welfare if it failed?....
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Friday, June 21, 2013
Schatz Immigration Bill Amendment: Embrace Global Warming Hype to Enter USA
By Selected News Articles @ 2:45 PM :: 5482 Views :: Environment, National News

According to The Guardian, 98 percent of the 32 million displacements were due to climate change....

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Friday, June 21, 2013
Farm Bill Defeat Signals Trouble for Immigration Reform
By Heritage Foundation @ 2:15 PM :: 5196 Views :: National News, Agriculture

Sixty-two Republicans bucked their own party to vote against the bloated bill....Coupled with a large bloc of Democrats (Including Hanabusa and Gabbard) who wanted more spending on food stamps....

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Thursday, June 20, 2013
House Defeats $940 billion food stamp bill 195 to 234
By Heritage Foundation @ 3:27 PM :: 5045 Views :: National News, Agriculture

the food stamp program has doubled under the Obama Administration....

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Wednesday, June 19, 2013
Congress Is Trying to Fool You on Immigration
By Heritage Foundation @ 1:04 PM :: 3760 Views :: National News

Here’s how they do business. A piece of legislation is going to cost trillions of dollars, but Members of Congress don’t want the public to see that....

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Wednesday, June 19, 2013
Spying: Obama Loses 17% Among Youth
By Grassroot Institute @ 12:04 AM :: 3756 Views :: National News

CNN/ORC poll showed a dramatic 17-point decline in the President’s approval rating among 18-34 year-olds....

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Tuesday, June 18, 2013
3 Things You Should Know About the Supreme Court and Voter ID
By Heritage Foundation @ 1:43 PM :: 5600 Views :: National News, Office of Elections

Yesterday, the Supreme Court handed down one of its first major decisions of this term, striking down Arizona’s measure requiring proof of citizenship for voter registration....

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Monday, June 17, 2013
Morning Bell: 17 Reasons the $17 Trillion Debt Is Still a Big Deal
By Heritage Foundation @ 1:55 PM :: 3720 Views :: National News
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Friday, June 14, 2013
Census: Asians Fastest Growing Group in US
By News Release @ 4:14 PM :: 4173 Views :: National News

Asian American population rose by 530,000, or 2.9 percent, in the preceding year, to 18.9 million....

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Wednesday, June 12, 2013
Amnesty: Spread the Word About What the Senate Is Doing
By Heritage Foundation @ 3:28 PM :: 4082 Views :: National News

The Senate voted yesterday to move forward on the Gang of Eight’s immigration plan—which would grant amnesty to 11 million illegal immigrants....

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Monday, June 10, 2013
Do You Trust This Administration?
By Heritage Foundation @ 12:18 PM :: 4345 Views :: National News

The Obama Administration has a few problems....

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Friday, June 7, 2013
Four Words to Watch in the Immigration Debate
By Heritage Foundation @ 10:10 AM :: 3645 Views :: National News

Cost, Border, Amnesty, Comprehensive ....

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Tuesday, June 4, 2013
Losing One Of The Good Guys
By Robert Thomas @ 7:21 PM :: 7201 Views :: National News, Agriculture, Hawaii History

...Bob Fletcher, who saved farms of interned Japanese Americans, dies at 101....

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