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  1. US Senate approves bill honoring Filipino veteransRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | Stars and Stripes

    ... has continued the congressional battle to restore pensions and benefits begun by U.S. Sens. Spark Matsunaga, Daniel Inouye and Daniel Akaka. The legislation was supported by a bipartisan coalition of 71 senators, including Sen. Harry Reid, D-Nev., ...

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  2. Rep. Mark Takai Dies of Cancer at 49Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 20 | US News & World Report

    Barack Obama, center, is presented a commemorative bowl from Rep. Mark Takai, D- Hawaii, left, and Rep. Robin Lynne Kelly, D-N.Y., right, before speaking at the House Democratic Issues Conference on Jan. 28, 2016, in Baltimore, Md. Rep. Mark Takai, a freshman Democrat from Hawaii who encouraged his colleagues in the House to embrace the "aloha spirit," died Wednesday after a battle with pancreatic cancer, his office confirmed in a statement.

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  3. How Leonard Peltier has unjustly spent forty years in prison - and why it's time to change thatRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | High Country News

    ... is scheduled for 2024. Before his second term ended, President Bill Clinton, under pressure from Hawaii Sen. Daniel Inouye and billionaire philanthropist David Geffen, among others, was expected to grant executive clemency. But after several hundred ...

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  4. Hirono coauthors bill to recognize Filipino WWII vetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    ... Hirono has continued the congressional battle to restore pensions and benefits begun by Sens. Spark Matsunaga, Daniel Inouye and Daniel Akaka, including including reuniting these veterans who were granted U.S. citizenship in the 1990s in recognition ...

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  5. How Leonard Peltier has unjustly spent forty years in prison - and why it's time to change thatRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | High Country News

    ... is scheduled for 2024. Before his second term ended, President Bill Clinton, under pressure from Hawaii Sen. Daniel Inouye and billionaire philanthropist David Geffen, among others, was expected to grant executive clemency. But after several hundred ...

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  6. New Microwave, UHF Distance Records Set on Same DayRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 5 | QST

    ... operated from Hawaii using a suitcase portable station in a rented vehicle at 5260 feet elevation on Hawaii's Daniel Inouye Highway, while in California, W6IT used one of N6NB's rover stations to operate portable 75 miles inland and at 6200 feet ...

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  7. Candidates Storm HI Fourth of July ParadeRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 5 | Courthouse News Service

    ... Abercrombie's lieutenant governor before Abercrombie chose him to replace World War II hero and longtime Sen. Daniel Inouye, who died in 2012. Also in attendance at the parade was U.S. Rep. Tulsi Gabbard, a rising star who gained national prominence ...

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  8. Japanese-American WWII Vets Honored at Memorial Day ServiceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2016 | Breitbart.com

    ... would receive the Congressional Medal of Honor, although it took 55 years to make it happen. One of them was Daniel Inouye, a high-school senior at the time of the Pearl Harbor attack, and a six-term U.S. Senator when his Medal of Honor was finally ...

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  9. Opinion: Memorial Day and illegal immigrants in the militaryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2016 | Pocono Record

    ... has contributed a lot to the general public's nonchalant observance of Memorial Day." In 1987 Hawaii's Senator Daniel Inouye, a World War II veteran, introduced a measure to return Memorial Day to its traditional May 30 date, and continued albeit ...

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  10. Why You Shouldn't Wish People a 'Happy Memorial Day'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2016 | People

    ... including both the Veterans of Foreign Wars and the Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War. Hawaii Senator Daniel Inouye , a World War II veteran, introduced a Congressional measure to return Memorial Day to May 30 in 1987, and continued to do so ...

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  11. Takai endorses Hanabusa as his replacement in CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2016 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    ... the Senate, but was defeated. Schatz had been appointed by Gov. Neil Abercrombie to replace the late U.S. Sen. Daniel Inouye. Shortly before he died, Inouye had urged Abercrombie to choose Hanabusa as his replacement. Hanabusa is a respected labor ...

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  12. Former US Rep. Colleen Hanabusa begins run for CongressRead the original story

    May 27, 2016 | West Hawaii Today

    ... Hanabusa served in the U.S. House from 2011 until 2015. She gave up her seat to run for the late U.S. Sen. Daniel Inouye's Senate seat, but she lost to U.S. Sen. Brian Schatz. Hanabusa now serves as chairman of the board of the Honolulu Authority ...

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  13. Mindfulness is close to godlinessRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | Biznology

    ... ? There's a lot of walking, even amongst the leaders. I was infected when I was 16 by US Senator from Hawaii Daniel Inouye . I was in DC, my current home, with a bunch of other high-performing teens from Hawaii, my hometown. He invited us into his ...

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  14. Hawaii Dem won't seek reelection due to cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | The Hill

    Rep. Mark Takai said Thursday he will no longer seek reelection for a second term, citing a battle with pancreatic cancer. The freshman Democrat was diagnosed with cancer last year, and said in a statement Thursday he recently found out it has spread.

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  15. Memorial Service for Inouye Today...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2012 | Samoa News

    The late Sen. Daniel Inouye was remembered Sunday as an American hero whose legacy as a war veteran and longtime senator would be felt across Hawaii for years to come. The memorial service at Honolulu's National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific was attended by more than 1,000 people, including President Barack Obama, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, Hawaii's congressional delegation and a number of other senators, cabinet secretaries and other dignitaries.

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  16. Hawaii's Mark Takai Will Not Seek Re-ElectionRead the original story

    May 19, 2016 | Roll Call

    He was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer  late last year. He said in a statement Thursday that he had recently learned his cancer had spread.

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  17. Cool Stuff: Mufi for GovRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | Samoa News

    ... preference for Hanabusa. So we have stuff happening that never would have occurred, while the Godfather, Sen. Daniel Inouye, was alive. I don't think Ige would challenge a sitting Democratic Governor; I don't think the ultra liberal Hanabusa, Schatz ...

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  18. Heartbreak at Heart MountainRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | HistoryNet

    ... constitutional rights" to ensure that our past mistakes are not repeated. The keynote speaker, Hawaii Senator Daniel Inouye, was living on Honolulu at age 17 when the Japanese attacked. The son of a Japanese immigrant, Inouye recalled spotting the ...

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  19. Bishop Museum president and CEO resignsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2016 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    ... linked to the 2008 economic downturn. The end of federal earmark spending, largely from former U.S. Sen. Daniel Inouye, reportedly resulted in the loss of a third of the museum's income, about $3 million a year. The Australia native came under fire ...

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  20. Investigative reporter Jim Dooley talks story with Big Island Press ClubRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2016 | West Hawaii Today

    ... he was a close associate to Democratic Govs. John A. Burns and George Ariyoshi and the powerful late U.S. Sen. Daniel Inouye. "He was investigated over and over again by state, local and federal investigators and nobody ever laid a finger on him," ...

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