Washington, DC—Rep. Tulsi Gabbard (HI-02) today spoke on the House floor, calling on Congress to condemn the Trump Administration’s protection of al-Qaeda in Idlib, Syria.
Washington, DC—Rep. Tulsi Gabbard (HI-02) today voted to pass bipartisan legislation to expand opportunities for children in Hawai‘i and across the country to access and enjoy public lands. The Every Kid Outdoors Act (H.R.
Washington, DC—Rep. Tulsi Gabbard (HI-02) today announced that she is accepting submissions from Hawai‘i middle and high school students for the Congressional App Challenge (CAC), a nationwide app competition.
WASHINGTON – Today, Hawai‘i’s Congressional Delegation urged President Donald Trump to act swiftly on Governor David Ige’s request for a presidential disaster declaration for areas across the state impacted by Hurricane Lane.
"The US is complicit in the world’s worst humanitarian crisis in Yemen, resulting in thousands dead and more than 22 million people needing humanitarian aid and protection. Millions are starving and don’t have clean water.
"It’s already been a crazy hurricane season for us in Hawai’i. As we begin #NationalPreparednessMonth, take some time to prepare your emergency kit and review your emergency plan with your family.
"Rising levels of carbon dioxide could make crops less nutritious and put hundreds of millions of people at risk of developing a zinc or protein deficiency, especially those in the world’s poorest regions.
"#California is set to become the 2nd state after #Hawaii to set a 100% clean energy goal. This is a giant step forward to protect our people and our planet from the harmful effects of our addiction to fossil fuels.
"@Detroitk12 will shut off drinking water in all public schools after finding elevated levels of lead and copper in 16 schools. Water is life - we can’t keep kicking the can down the road as people are getting poisoned.
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By William Cole
After meeting Iraqi leaders in Erbil and Baghdad this week, U.S. Rep. Tulsi Gabbard reiterated a call to provide weapons and equipment directly to Kurdish forces fighting Islamic State — something the White House opposes because it does not want to see Iraq fracture even more.
HONOLULU (AP) - Hawaii's Congressional delegation wants to reinstate Medicaid eligibility for migrants who are in the U.S. under the Compact of Free Association.
Hawaii could get an influx of $469.7 million for military construction and infrastructure investment as part of the National Defense Authorization Act.
The bill was passed by the House Armed Services Committee on Thursday.
After 9/11, our nation's leaders committed to seeking out and destroying the Islamic extremists who declared war on us, through their attacks, which killed close to 3,000 people on that fateful day. Like so many others, I enlisted in the Army to fight that fight, and shipped off to Basic Combat Training, in Fort Jackson, SC.
By Rep. Tulsi Gabbard, Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Published: June 15, 2014
Imagine if your son or daughter, or your brother or sister, was sick or injured, and needed urgent care, but couldn't see a doctor for three months, six months, or more than a year. This scenario would be unacceptable to all of us.