WASHINGTON, D.C.– Today, Hawaii’s Congressional Delegation announced that the University of Hawai‘i will receive $1.5 million in grant funding from the U.S. Department of Energy for research in high energy physics. Eventually, a total of $8.9 million will be invested.
Includes Provisions to Expand Access to TRICARE and Strengthen Hawai`i Missile Defense
Washington, D.C. – Today, U.S. Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard (HI-02) released the following statement after Prime Minister Shinzo Abe of Japan delivered a historic speech to Congress.
Includes $460 Million for Military Construction and Key Infrastructure Investment
Washington, DC -- U.S. Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard (HI-02) released the following statement after yesterday’s decision by the Department of the Interior (DOI), Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) to recognize collaborative landscape partnerships that will protect coastal reefs in Hawai`i.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Hawaii’s Congressional Delegation announced that the U.S. Departments of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and Veteran Affairs (VA) awarded $1,252,253.00 to go toward 110 targeted vouchers to help provide housing for Hawaii’s veterans experiencing homelessness.
Washington, D.C. – Today, on the 12th anniversary of the Iraq War, Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard (D-HI-02) and Congressman Scott Perry (R-PA-04) launched the Congressional Post-9/11 Veterans Caucus. They were joined by Congressman Ruben Gallego (D-AZ-07), Congressman Mark Takai (D-HI-01), Congressman Ted Lieu (D-CA-33), and Congressman Seth Moulton (D-MA-06).
Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard (HI-02) met with the President of the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) High Council of Women’s Affairs and Director General and discussed the importance of supporting and aiding the peshmerga as an ally against Islamic extremist terrorists, particularly ISIS.