Hawai‘i Island Updates
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Washington, DC—Rep. Tulsi Gabbard (HI-02)’s bipartisan legislation to extend identification services to citizens of the Freely Associated States who reside in Hawai‘i and across the United States, unanimously passed the House yesterday. The REAL ID Act Modification for Freely Associated States Act (H.R.
Washington, DC—Reps. Tulsi Gabbard (HI-02) and Colleen Hanabusa (HI-01) today voted to pass critical disaster relief and recovery funding for Hawai‘i, North Carolina, South Carolina, and other areas recovering from recent Presidentially declared disasters.
WASHINGTON, DC– Today, Hawai‘i’s Congressional Delegation urged President Donald Trump to act swiftly on Governor David Ige’s request for a presidential disaster declaration for areas across the state impacted by Hurricane Lane. The declaration will help ensure that the affected communities can access important federal funding and resources to recover.
Honolulu, HI- Today on Oʻahu, Rep. Tulsi Gabbard (HI-02) joined officials from the Department of Homeland Security, the Federal Emergency Management Agency, the Hawai‘i Emergency Management Agency, and Hawai‘i’s counties for an update on federal assistance in response to major flooding on Kaua‘i and O‘ahu in April, the ongoing volcanic eruption in Puna on Hawai‘i Island, and damage from flooding and wildfires on multiple islands related to Hurricane Lane.
Honolulu, HI—Senators Mazie K. Hirono and Brian Schatz, and Representatives Colleen Hanabusa and Tulsi Gabbard filed bicameral Congressional resolutions honoring the Honolulu Little League team, who won the 2018 Little League World Series.