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Washington, DC—Reps. Tulsi Gabbard (HI-02) and Colleen Hanabusa (HI-01) spoke on the House floor recognizing the victims of the severe flooding on Kaua‘i and in East Honolulu, and thanking the first responders and community that have come together in support of those affected.
"The #Kauai community is taking action to help each other after severe rain, flooding, and landslides have ravaged homes and businesses, and washed out roads across the island. If you want to know how to help our community on #Kauai, please visit @HawaiiRedCross at http://redcross.org/local/hawaii.
"My heart is with the residents and visitors of #Kauai who are experiencing severe flooding and mudslides from heavy rainfall over the last couple days that has destroyed homes and businesses, and washed out roads across the island. The @HawaiiRedCross has opened shelters at Koloa Elementary School, Hanalei Elementary School and the Church of the Pacific in Princeville for all those needing food, water, and shelter.
Washington, DC—Reps. Tulsi Gabbard (HI-02) and Colleen Hanabusa (HI-01) today led a Special Order of speeches on the House floor honoring the late Senator Daniel K. Akaka. Members of Congress shared their memories and experiences with Senator Akaka, honoring his lifelong legacy of service to Hawaiʻi and our nation.
Honoring Senator Daniel K. Akaka on the House floor today, Rep. Tulsi Gabbard said: