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Hawaii’s junior senator is gaining national prominence for her outspoken criticism of Trump and Brett Kavanaugh.
For six years, Hawaii and other Pacific islands enjoyed an exemption that allowed them to sell billfish on the mainland. Congress and President Trump just revoked it.
The Hawaii senator’s stand on a Supreme Court nominee accused of sexual assault is reminiscent of what Congresswoman Patsy Mink did in 1991.
Hawaii Sen. Mazie Hirono is just one of those who worries the Supreme Court nominee could upend hard-fought policy and funding gains.
The Hawaii senator thinks the Supreme Court nominee’s views on Native Hawaiian voting rights could threaten other federal programs for indigenous populations, including in Alaska.
Trump’s Supreme Court nominee once called the Office of Hawaiian Affairs a “naked racial spoils system.”
Hawaii’s senior senator isn’t on the ballot again until 2022, but he’s raised more than $2 million for fellow Senate Democrats in recent years.
Hawaii is considering introducing a newly discovered wasp to prey on the invasive pest.
Five of 14 candidates backed by progressive political organizations survived the Aug. 6 primary.
An environmental publication lumped the Hawaii congresswoman into a field of possible Democratic challengers to President Donald Trump.
The latest financial disclosures for Hawaii’s DC delegation shed light on their outside earnings.