"Congratulations to Logan Tsukiyama from Maui Waena Intermediate in #Kahului for being selected to participate in the 2018 @StudentReportingLabs journalism fellowship! Logan will learn video production and journalism skills, and help diversify our community voices seeking to raise awareness and address challenges we face.
"As the opioid epidemic continues to ravage our communities in Hawai‘i and across the country, we must explore every available option to prevent, treat, and ultimately end America’s reliance on these highly addictive drugs. We have seen report after report that decriminalizing marijuana leads to a drop in addiction rates and opioid-related deaths.
"#Kauai County is the first county in #Hawaii to take legal action against the makers, marketers, and distributors of opioid pain medications.
"The #Hawaii Island community is taking action to help each other after hundreds of earthquakes and volcano eruptions have ravaged their home.
Washington, DC—Following President Trump’s announcement to withdraw from the Iran Nuclear Deal, Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard (HI-02) said:
Washington, DC—Rep. Tulsi Gabbard’s (HI-02) Securing America’s Elections Act (H.R.
Rep. Tulsi Gabbard (HI-02) is in Hilo today in response to eruptions from Kīlauea that have forced more than 1,800 people in Leilani Estates and Lanipuna Gardens to evacuate. The congresswoman attended a Hawaiʻi County Civil Defense briefing this morning, where she received updates on the eruption, evacuations, and sheltering efforts.
"Thank you @SamaritansPurse and @FranklinGraham for your tremendous generosity in supplying donations, supplies, equipment and support for ongoing recovery efforts on #Kauai. Over the weekend, dozens of Samaritan’s Purse volunteers from Kauai and several other states unloaded and delivered 70 tons of donations to help those affected by the floods with the rebuilding effort.
HAWAI‘I CONGRESSIONAL DELEGATION URGES PRESIDENT TRUMP TO SWIFTLY ACCEPT HAWAI‘I’S DISASTER DECLARATION
Disaster Declaration Would Unlock Federal Funds for Impacted Counties Still Recovering From Flooding