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Case On Congress: ‘I Lived In Two Parallel Universes’ In 2019 Nick Grube/Civil Beat

Case On Congress: ‘I Lived In Two Parallel Universes’ In 2019

The Hawaii congressman needed to balance the growing partisan divide with his desire to get work done for the state he calls home.

Hawaii Congressman Ed Case Renews His Crusade Against The Jones Act Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Hawaii Congressman Ed Case Renews His Crusade Against The Jones Act

Case’s attempt to exempt Hawaii from the 1920 maritime law isn’t supported by others in the state’s federal delegation.

How A Nuclear Waste Site 2,800 Miles Away Became A Hawaii Priority Tamara Greenstone Alefaio

How A Nuclear Waste Site 2,800 Miles Away Became A Hawaii Priority

The Runit Dome in the Marshall Islands is cracked and in danger of spilling its radioactive contents into the Pacific Ocean.

Tulsi Gabbard’s ‘Present’ Vote Draws Lots Of Attention — And Criticism Anthony Quintano/Civil Beat

Tulsi Gabbard’s ‘Present’ Vote Draws Lots Of Attention — And Criticism

Gabbard argued the impeachment process against President Trump was hyper-partisan. Some saw her unprecedented vote as a political move to bolster her fading presidential campaign.

House Votes To Impeach Trump Without Gabbard’s Support Civil Beat

House Votes To Impeach Trump Without Gabbard’s Support

Hawaii Rep. Tulsi Gabbard was one of only four Democratic holdouts as Trump was impeached for abuse of power and obstruction of Congress.

Federal Spending Deal Pumps Millions Of Dollars Into Hawaii Anthony Quintano/Civil Beat

Federal Spending Deal Pumps Millions Of Dollars Into Hawaii

Congress passed a budget that includes money for programs the Trump administration tried to cut.

Rep. Ed Case Will Vote To Impeach Donald Trump Nathan Eagle/Civil Beat

Rep. Ed Case Will Vote To Impeach Donald Trump

Still unknown is where Rep. Tulsi Gabbard will stand when the full House votes as expected this week.

Case Takes His Time To Make A Historic Decision On Impeachment Nick Grube/Civil Beat

Case Takes His Time To Make A Historic Decision On Impeachment

The Hawaii congressman says he wants to see if President Donald Trump has a “plausible explanation” for his conduct before making up his mind.

Paid Family Leave Likely For Nearly 20,000 Federal Workers In Hawaii

Paid Family Leave Likely For Nearly 20,000 Federal Workers In Hawaii

The legislation is part of bipartisan defense authorization negotiations.