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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the Hawaii delegation submitted testimony to the Senate Indian Affairs Committee opposing S. 1275, the Bringing Useful Initiatives for Indian Development (BUIILD) Act of 2017.
The BUIILD Act would reauthorize all Native American Housing Assistance and Self-Determination Act (NAHASDA) programs, except for those related to Native Hawaiians.
Washington, DC—Rep. Tulsi Gabbard (HI-02) and the Hawaii congressional delegation today called on the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to halt their impending action to deport Mr. Andres Magana Ortiz of Kailua-Kona, Hawaii.
365 days a year, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, our Emergency Medical Service (EMS) workers and volunteers work to respond to the emergent needs of our communities, educate the public about safety and emergency care, and promote safer, healthier lifestyles for all of us. Each year, EMS in Hawai'i respond to more than 80,000 calls on O'ahu alone, often to people facing emergent, life and death situations.
Honolulu, HI—Rep. Tulsi Gabbard released the following statement after the U.S. successfully intercepted and destroyed a mock ICBM over the Pacific:
Washington, DC—Senators Mazie K. Hirono and Brian Schatz, and Representatives Colleen Hanabusa and Tulsi Gabbard introduced the Filipino Veterans Family Reunification Act today, a bicameral bill that would expedite the visa process for children of Filipino World War II veterans.