"It was great to meet Alfonso and Charlie, student leaders from Marjory Stoneman Douglas in #Parkland and my friend @BetoORourkeTX16. They are continuing their push for bipartisan coalitions towards effecting positive change in our communities.
Washington, DC—Rep. Tulsi Gabbard (HI-02) spoke on the floor today urging support for her amendment in the 2019 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) that upholds Congress’s constitutional power to declare war.
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"As Muslims around the world begin their observance of Ramadan with fasting, reflection and prayer, I wish our Muslim communities in Hawai’i and across the country a blessed Ramadan.
Media Advisory for May 17—Reps.
Saturday on Oʻahu, Rep. Tulsi Gabbard (HI-02) announced the winners of her 2018 Kaha Ki‘i Congressional Art Competition at a ceremony at the Hawai‘i State Capitol:
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A 911-texting service is being launched for the state of Hawaii.
By James Carden
Of all the myths that pass for conventional wisdom in Washington in the late Obama years, perhaps one of the most intractable is the idea that the president has “done nothing” concerning Syria.
In their suits and pearls, members of Congress stood on the House floor and staged a public reading for a full hour Wednesday night. Their material was the viral letter penned by Anonymous, the woman who was sexually assaulted on the Stanford University campus last year.
By: Reps. Tulsi Gabbard (HI-02), Rosa DeLauro (CT-03), Louise Slaughter (NY-25), Marcy Kaptur (OH-09), Peter DeFazio (OR-04), Mark Pocan (WI-02), Barbara Lee (CA-13), Brad Sherman (CA-30), Dan Kildee (MI-05), and Jan Schakowsky (IL-09)
Talia Williams was 5 years old when she was beaten to death by her father after suffering months of abuse at home. Despite multiple reports to officials at the Army base in Hawaii where Talia lived with her father and stepmother, the system in place failed to protect her.