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Washington, DC—In response to the false ballistic missile alert sent out across Hawai‘i on January 13, Rep. Tulsi Gabbard (HI-02) today introduced H.R. 4949, the Civil Defense Accountability Act of 2018 to:
Washington, DC—Rep. Tulsi Gabbard (HI-02) today announced resources on her official website for Hawai'i constituents to submit federal appropriations requests for the upcoming fiscal year. The Congresswoman submits federal funding requests for programs that impact Hawai'i each year as Congress goes through its annual appropriations process.
Washington, DC—Reps. Tulsi Gabbard (HI-02), Colleen Hanabusa (HI-01), and Don Young (AK-AL) have introduced bipartisan legislation to exempt Hawaiʻi and Alaska from regulations that threaten federal funding for the states’ Essential Air Service (EAS) communities. Essential Air Service communities in Hawaiʻi include Waimea-Kohala Airport on Hawaiʻi Island, Kalaupapa Airport on Molokaʻi, and Hana Airport on Maui.
Washington, DC—In an interview today on ABC’s This Week with George Stephanopoulos, Rep. Tulsi Gabbard (HI-02) called on the State of Hawai‘i to immediately address the failures that led to the false missile alert and correct them.