More on O‘ahu Updates
Washington, DC--Rep. Tulsi Gabbard (HI-02) today spoke at the Hawai‘i on the Hill Policy Summit, where she thanked Hawai‘i business leaders and stakeholders for coming to Washington, D.C. and engaging with leaders to increase economic opportunity for Hawaii. Rep.
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.
Waiʻanae, HI—Rep. Tulsi Gabbard (HI-02) joined community leaders and people across the Waiʻanae Coast to recognize Waiʻanae natives UFC Featherweight title-holder Max Holloway and Yancy Medeiros for their victories at UFC 212 held on June 3, 2017 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. At age twenty-five, Holloway has amassed the most career wins ever among competitors in his weight class, and his recent defeat of Jose Aldo—an athlete that has ruled the WEC and UFC for nearly a decade—earned him the title of undisputed UFC Featherweight Champion.
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.