Sen. Daniel Akaka of Hawaii won't seek re-election

There are 9 comments on the Mar 2, 2011, Kansas City Star story titled Sen. Daniel Akaka of Hawaii won't seek re-election. In it, Kansas City Star reports that:

Democratic U.S. Sen. Daniel Akaka of Hawaii announced Wednesday he won't run for re-election next year after 22 years in the Senate.The 86-year-old Akaka - the third oldest member of the Senate - becomes the seventh recent senator to announce plans to retire."It was a very difficult decision for me.

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crayz ox3thongee

Scottsdale, AZ

#1 Mar 2, 2011
86? just aging babee! ;-0000

Since: Oct 08

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#2 Mar 2, 2011
of course it was,,,how much more can he f*** up and get away with it but now the tuff decisions have to be made and like a true democrap he tuck his tail and runs. nice job asshat

“Headed toward the cliff”

Since: Nov 07

Tawas City, Michigan

#4 Mar 3, 2011
Good, time for the younger generation to take over. Hawaii is a safe Dem seat, so it won't change the balance of the Senate.
WOODCHUCK

North Port, FL

#5 Mar 3, 2011
ENOUGH OF THE OLD FARTS///ALL OF THEM.....He Did much for HAWAII...with a 72% Loony voting record.
he wanted Native Hawaiians to be something else than Americans...like Indians or something...did good for the for Filipino vets,and of Hawaiian vets,.Brought lots of earmarks home,So now off into the Sunset..Unukalhai in hand,a grass skirt covering hid butt,getting laid...Margareta in hand...A trunk of cash! Not bad for a former welder...Only In The USA!
scout

San Francisco, CA

#7 Mar 3, 2011
Flush one more Marxist.

“Freedom Demands Responsibility”

Since: Aug 09

21st Century

#8 Mar 3, 2011
Woof, This makes me feel Akawful!

“Truth to Power!”

Since: Apr 07

Wake Forest, NC

#9 Mar 3, 2011
Hasta la vista scumbag-0-crat.
scienteethology

Scottsdale, AZ

#11 Mar 3, 2011
WOODCHUCK wrote:
ENOUGH OF THE OLD FARTS///ALL OF THEM.....He Did much for HAWAII...with a 72% Loony voting record.
he wanted Native Hawaiians to be something else than Americans...like Indians or something...did good for the for Filipino vets,and of Hawaiian vets,.Brought lots of earmarks home,So now off into the Sunset..Unukalhai in hand,a grass skirt covering hid butt,getting laid...Margareta in hand...A trunk of cash! Not bad for a former welder...Only In The USA!
earmark?;) wanna some balmark? ;-000h, happy marcha madness ;) Approll fool coming don't git Xsited ;-00
Joe

Orlando, FL

#13 Mar 4, 2011
Good Riddance.

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