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January 28th, 2015 | Posted in Hawaii Politics | Read More »

University of Hawaii Receives Industrial Hemp Seed Import Permit

Hemp Permit 2015Today, the University of Hawaii received a permit from U.S. Department of Justice’s Drug Enforcement Administration, to import industrial hemp seeds from Australia for Hawaii’s Industrial Hemp Research Project. This project was signed into law on April 30,, 2014 and will be started as soon as the seeds arrive in the islands. “This […]

January 28th, 2015 | Posted in Hawaii Politics,News | Read More »

Opening Day Remarks for the 2015 Legislative Session by the House Minority Leader

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Click to See Video:  Thank you, Mr. Speaker, and welcome to our many distinguished guests. I’d like to start by personally thanking my family and the people of Mililani for the opportunity to serve you in the House of Representatives. I would not be here today without your sacrifices and support. On behalf of myself […]

January 21st, 2015 | Posted in Hawaii Politics | Read More »

LaToya Adams Launches Anthem for Military Spouses

Military Spouse/Songwriter LaToya Adams Launches Anthem for Military Spouses, entitled “The SHERO Anthem”

LaToya Adams is the singer and songwriter of The SHERO Anthem.  The highly anticipated single is released; finally all will witness the lyrical portrayal of the life and culture of military spouses.  It is a sound like no other; it is the sound of resilience through the medium of inspirational music.  The evocative message is […]

January 16th, 2015 | Posted in Hawaii Politics | Read More »

Hawaii Obamacare exchange projected to be financially viable — in 2022

Hawaii Health Connector is Hawaii's Obamacare exchange

By Malia Zimmerman | Watchdog.org HONOLULU — Hawaii’s Obamacare exchange, Hawaii Health Connector, has been under fire for being the most costly in the nation, and a new report from the Hawaii Commerce and Consumer Affairs Department shows the Connector won’t be fiscally sustainable until 2022. That’s based on an enrollment of 70,000 to 80,000, said […]

January 16th, 2015 | Posted in Hawaii Politics,Today in Hawaii | Read More »

Proposed Keiki Caucus Bills Would Undermine Parental Rights

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By Representative Bob McDermott It was a giant step in the right direction when DOE revised Regulation #2210.1 in June.  Starting with the 2014-15 school year, parents must affirmatively sign an opt-in form to have their children to participate in sexual health education.  This was a positive change, given the public outcry after community members […]

January 15th, 2015 | Posted in Hawaii Politics | Read More »

Rep. Tulsi Gabbard Calls on USDA to Prioritize Exporting Hawai`i Macadamia Nut

Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard

REPORT FROM OFFICE OF REP. TULSI GABBARD - Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard today sent a letter to the U.S. Department of Agriculture Foreign Agriculture Services (FAS) calling on the agency to provide greater visibility to Hawai`i macadamia nuts on its export list to foreign markets. In December 2014, Congresswoman Gabbard visited India at the personal […]

January 14th, 2015 | Posted in Hawaii Politics | Read More »

Coast Guard drops life-saving equipment to kayaker in distress off Big Island

Crew members aboard Coast Guard Cutter Kiska, a 110-foot Island class patrol boat home ported in Hilo, rescue a distressed kayaker approximately 19 miles northeast of Kohala, Big Island, Jan. 13, 2015. The 38-year-old man left Maui en route Big Island when he became lost and called for assistance using his cell phone.

REPORT FROM THE US COAST GUARD - HONOLULU – The Coast Guard Cutter Kiska rescued a distressed kayaker near Big Island and safely transported him to Hilo, Wednesday. Kiska arrived on scene at 11:31 p.m. Tuesday and safely brought aboard the 38-year-old man and his kayak. Watchstanders at the Coast Guard Sector Honolulu Command Center […]

January 14th, 2015 | Posted in Hawaii Politics | Read More »

EPA Issues 2013 Toxic Release Inventory Data for Hawaii, Pacific

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REPORT FROM THE EPA - SAN FRANCISCO – Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency released its annual Toxics Release Inventory (TRI) report that showed that the majority of toxic chemicals managed at industrial facilities in the U.S. were not released into the environment. Nationally in 2013, approximately 84 percent of the 26 billion pounds of […]

January 14th, 2015 | Posted in Hawaii Politics | Read More »

Tortoise and Owner to Reunite ... Hopefully

Rep. John Mizuno

REPORT FROM THE HOUSE MAJORITY - HONOLULU – The tortoise that was discovered by Jonathan Hanks on his driveway on New Year's Day will be getting picked up by the State Department of Agriculture this afternoon. Rep. Mizuno's office received several calls from people claiming to be the owner of the tortoise; we will be calling […]

January 14th, 2015 | Posted in Hawaii Politics | Read More »

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