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Akaka to serve as honorary chair for Hanabusa campaign

MEDIA RELEASE Retired Sen. Daniel K. Akaka will serve as honorary statewide chairman for U.S. Rep. Colleen Hanabusa’s campaign for the U.S. Senate, joining a growing list of community leaders from across the state who are coming together to support Colleen’s vision for the future of Hawaii. The county chairs will help coordinate community outreach […]

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Akaka honored as parade grand marshal (June 15)

MEDIA RELEASE The honorable Sen. Daniel Akaka will be honored as grand marshal of the King Kamehameha Day Parade in Kailua-Kona on Saturday, June 15. He will be accompanied by members of his family, including daughter-in-law, Anna, who will be leading an equestrian unit as this year’s Pa‘u Queen. This year’s parade is 9-11 a.m. […]

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Aloha Order of Merit to induct Akaka (Jan. 14)

MEDIA RELEASE The public is invited to join Gov. Neil Abercrombie and members of the state Legislature in honoring former U.S. Sen. Daniel K. Akaka as he is inducted into the Aloha Order of Merit. The Aloha Order of Merit Ceremony is 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Monday, Jan. 14 in the House Chambers, Hawaii State Capitol. […]

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Akaka: 'Sen. Schatz will be a strong progressive voice for Hawaii in the U.S. Senate'

Schatz sworn in to U.S. Senate

Akaka: ‘Sen. Schatz will be a strong progressive voice for Hawaii in the U.S. Senate’

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Hilo memorial service for Inouye (Dec. 27)

Hawaii 24/7 Staff The public is invited to a memorial service for the late U.S. Sen. Daniel K. Inouye, a war hero, distinguished president pro-tempore of the United States Senate, and an effective advocate for the people of Hawaii for more than five decades. The Big Island memorial is Thursday, Dece. 27, at the Afook-Chinen […]

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Akaka statement on REAL ID announcement

MEDIA RELEASE U.S. Sen. Daniel K. Akaka issued the following statement on the Department of Homeland Security’s decision to grant a temporary deferment for REAL ID compliance for Hawaii and several dozen other states: “I welcome the Department of Homeland Security’s common-sense decision that will ensure Hawaii residents with state-issued identifications and driver’s licenses will […]

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U.S. Senate passes resolution honoring Inouye

MEDIA RELEASE The U.S. Senate has unanimously passed a resolution (S.Res.624) honoring Sen. Daniel K. Inouye. The resolution was sponsored by Inouye’s colleague of 36 years, Sen. Daniel K. Akaka. The text of the resolution follows: Relative to the death of the Honorable Daniel Ken Inouye, Senator from the State of Hawaii. Whereas, Sen. Daniel […]

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Hatch Act Modernization Act heads to Obama’s desk

MEDIA RELEASE The U.St. House of Representatives has unanimously approved the bipartisan Hatch Act Modernization Act of 2012 (S. 2170) by voice vote. The bill passed the Senate on Nov. 30, 2012 and will now head to the president’s desk for signature. The bill was introduced by Sen. Daniel K. Akaka (D-Hawaii) and cosponsored by […]

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Akaka calls for passage of Native Hawaiian Government Reorganization Act

MEDIA RELEASE U.S. Sen. Daniel K. Akaka, chairman of the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs, has urged his colleagues to pass the Native Hawaiian Government Reorganization Act, which he co-authored with the late Sen. Daniel Inouye. Akaka’s remarks as prepared for delivery: Mr. President, I rise today as my friend, my colleague, my brother, Dan […]

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Akaka: 'My goal was to bring the spirit of aloha to our nation's capital in everything I do'

Sen. Akaka delivers farewell address in Washington D.C.

Akaka: ‘My goal was to bring the spirit of aloha to our nation’s capital in everything I do’

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Senator Dan Inouye

Department of Ag to release moth to combat Fireweed

MEDIA RELEASE The Hawaii Department of Agriculture has obtained approval from the United States Department of Agriculture, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (USDA-APHIS) to release the Arctiidae moth to combat the spread of Fireweed, an invasive pest that is toxic to livestock, Sen. Daniel K. Inouye has announced. Fireweed is an invasive weed from […]

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Obama urges Congress to pass Carcieri fix ‘right away’

MEDIA RELEASE President Barack Obama hosted his fourth annual Tribal Nations Conference at the United States Department of the Interior last week, where the negative effects of the Supreme Court’s Carcieri decision and need for a legislative remedy remained an overarching theme. In closing remarks at the conference, President Obama said, “With some tribal nations […]

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