70 positions to be eliminated today, 55 will continue furloughs
Honolulu, HI—Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard (HI-02) today brought together community stakeholders at a comprehensive immigration reform forum to discuss Hawai‘i’s unique needs.
Washington, DC – Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard (HI-02) today released the following statement on Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta’s announcement that a “vast majority of [DoD’s] civilian workforce” could be put on administrative furlough.
Washington, DC – Senator Mazie K. Hirono, Senator Brian Schatz, and Representative Tulsi Gabbard announced today that Hawaii will receive $17 million for disaster relief.
Washington, DC -- Today, Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard (HI-02) delivered remarks on the House floor urging action to avoid the devastating impact of sequestration cuts in Hawai‘i. A transcript is below.
Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard:
On sequestration and jobs
Washington, DC – Senator Brian Schatz, Senator Mazie K. Hirono and Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard announced today that Maui has been awarded a grant of technical assistance through the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Building Blocks for Sustainable Communities program.
Washington, DC – Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard (HI-02) this week cosponsored a House Resolution calling for the U.S. Postal Service to establish a postage stamp to commemorate Diwali, the “festival of lights” marking the Hindu New Year. Diwali is observed by Hindus, Christians, Jains, Sikhs, and Buddhists in the United States, India, and around the world.