Media Advisory for July 24—Reps. Tulsi Gabbard (HI-02) and Carlos Curbelo (FL-26), along with the National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws (NORML) and other supporters, will hold a press conference tomorrow announcing their introduction of bipartisan legislation to evaluate the effectiveness of states’ marijuana policies.
"It’s our great responsibility to care for our Mother Earth, and to protect our air, water, and land for today and many tomorrows.
"Single-use plastic accounts for more than 40% of plastic waste –each year adding up to about 8.8 million tons of plastic trash that pollutes our oceans, endangers marine life, washes up on our shores, and puts human health at risk. Check out this article for a few tips on how to reduce your plastic use."-TG
"From the coral reefs that keep our coastline and marine life safe, to the incredible energy derived from our waves, our oceans are vital to our communities, our economy, and our way of life and must be protected. Each of us can make positive changes in our own lives to ensure our oceans can be enjoyed by future generations."-TG
"Take a moment to think about your lifestyle and what positive changes you can make to protect the air we breathe, food we eat, water we drink, and the land and oceans all around us. Standing together, we can alter the destructive path we are on, and save our oceans, our planet, and our future."-TG
"I recently returned from visiting #Flint, where I heard tragic and heartbreaking stories from people who were poisoned by their water, thinking it was safe.
"Today marks 2 years since we bid farewell to a dear friend. My heart is with the Takai ‘ohana - his parents Naomi and Erik, his wife Sami, and children Matthew, and Kaila - as we remember my friend, colleague, and fellow soldier, Mark Takai. Always ready with a smile and a deep belly laugh, Mark’s heart of aloha guided him throughout his life of service.
Washington, DC—Reps. Tulsi Gabbard (HI-02) and Walter Jones (NC-03) hosted a press conference today to introduce a bipartisan resolution reclaiming Congress’s constitutional right to declare war. H.Res.
The U.S. House of Representatives approved more than $4.7 million for the U.S. Geological Survey’s (USGS) Volcano Hazards Program to be included in an appropriations package tonight.