4 hrs ago
Combat veterans voice healthcare concerns to Senator Hirono
Combat veterans who came home only to fight a NEW battle over healthcare in Hawaii got a chance for a face-to-face time with Senator Mazie Hirono today... KITV4's Roger Mari was there for Hirono's first senate committee meeting on Veterans Affairs.
11 hrs ago
Hawaii veterans talk doctor shortages in panel
Vietnam veteran Victor Croft called the Veterans Affairs problems a "train wreck in slow motion" at a Tuesday hearing on Oahu hosted by Hirono for the U.S. Senate Committee on Veterans' Affairs.
13 hrs ago
HI--Hawaii News Coverage,ADVISORY, HI
Good morning! Here are AP's general news coverage plans for Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014, in Hawaii.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
West Hawaii Today
Federal funding awared for Hilo airport
Hilo International Airport will receive $16.8 million in federal funds to build an Aircraft Rescue and Fire Fighting Building, Sen. Mazie Hirono announced.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Sec. of State John Kerry visits Hawaii
Secretary of State John Kerry, on his way home from a trip to Asia, addressed a crowd at the East West Center Wednesday afternoon and spoke with Sen. Mazie Hirono on migrant concerns and Iselle's storm damage.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
U.S. Vision for Asia-Pacific Engagement
MR. MORRISON: Well, thank you. Aloha. I want to welcome everyone. And for our online audience, and also for the Secretary, I'd like to describe who is here in our audience.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Hawaii Jewish Sen. Brian Schatz Clings to Lead in Primary
Saturday night was arguably the biggest night in Brian Schatz's political career, as the results of Hawaii's Democratic primary would determine whether he would remain Hawaii's senior United States senator, or whether he would go down in defeat after less than two years in office.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
Hawaii Votes in Two Intra-Party Primary Brawls
A rare Saturday primary in Hawaii brings anticipation of two storms barreling into the state, along with two intra-party battles rocking the Democratic Party.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Hawaii's Primary: The Last Chance for an Incumbent Senator to Lose
Legacy, ethnicity, and seniority are all at stake in Hawaii's Saturday primary, which could see a sitting senator lose.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
The Honolulu Advertiser
Storm cancels Democrat's Hilo election eve rally
Then Democratic gubernatorial candidate Mazie Hirono greeted the crowd at Hilo's Mooheau Park bandstand during the Democratic Party 's traditional election eve Grand Rally on Nov. 4, 2002.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Stars and Stripes
VA halves wait times for patients in Pacific region
The Department of Veterans Affairs continues to whittle down the wait times for patients in the military medical system in Hawaii and other parts of the Pacific.
The Washington Post
A bunch of incumbents could lose this week, but ita s not because people hate Congress
From left, Rep. Colleen Hanabusa, Rep. Mazie Hirono, the late Sen. Daniel Inouye, Hawaii Gov. Neil Abercrombie and now-Rep. Tulsi Gabbard celebrate Democratic victories at the Japanese Cultural Center after the 2012 election.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
The Washington Post
Hawaii: Where polling goes to die
Sen. Brian Schatz and challenger Rep. Colleen Hanabusa before their July 17 debate ahead of the Democratic Senate primary.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
'Hawaii on the Hill' recieves positive reviews in D.C.
The two-day "Hawaii on the Hill" initiative last month received positive reviews in Washington, D.C., according to U.S. Sen. Mazie Hirono , who said she and her colleagues were impressed by the number of people who attended the "Taste of Hawaii" event and the aloha spirit shown by local business.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
Rep. Steve King's Democratic Opponent Touts Military Service In First Television Ad
Democrat Jim Mowrer, who is challenging Rep. Steve King this fall, will begin airing his first television ad on Friday, a largely positive spot where he promises to make Congress "work for all of us again."
Brian Schatz sworn in as US...
Incoming U.S. Sen. Brian Schatz was sworn into office Thursday afternoon, a day after being appointed by Hawaii Gov. Neil Abercrombie and flying to Washington with President Barack Obama aboard Air Force One.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Coal Emissions Flare Up in HI-Sen Race
Colleen Hanabusa is doubling down on her support for dirty coal emissions in her challenge against environmental champion, Senator Brian Schatz.
West Hawaii Today
Chamber participates in inaugural 'Hawaii on the Hill' initiative
Colette Masunaga prepares to greet attendees at the Kona-Kohala Chamber of Commerce and Hawaii County product table at "Taste of Hawaii" in Washington.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Sen. Kaine, Loudoun-based firms advocate for Ex-Im Bank
Ara Bagdasarian, left, CEO of Omnilert and co-author of The Lemonade Stand, shows his book about entrepreneurship to U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine in Leesburg in May 2013.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Capitol Hill Feasts on Hawaiian Hospitality
"The party was such a big hit the cops were called because we had too many people," an aide to Sen. Mazie K. Hirono, D-Hawaii, told HOH about the overwhelming response to the Aloha State's July 23 taste-around.