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‘Rank Hypocrisy,’ Patsy Mink And The Confirmation Of Amy Coney Barrett Cory Lum/Civil Beat

‘Rank Hypocrisy,’ Patsy Mink And The Confirmation Of Amy Coney Barrett

Hawaii’s senators warned of a bleak future in which partisanship rules Washington after Republicans confirmed President Donald Trump’s latest Supreme Court nominee in the midst of an election year.

Hawaii Democrats Work To Flip The US Senate, Retain The House Nick Grube/Civil Beat

Hawaii Democrats Work To Flip The US Senate, Retain The House

The latest filings from the Federal Election Commission show how the majority of the state’s federal delegation has worked to help Democrats retake control of Washington.

A Frank Conversation With US Sen. Brian Schatz About Hawaii’s ‘Terrible’ Virus Response Effort Cory Lum/Civil Beat

A Frank Conversation With US Sen. Brian Schatz About Hawaii’s ‘Terrible’ Virus Response Effort

Hawaii’s senior senator is extremely troubled by the Ige and Caldwell administrations’ failure to deal effectively with the coronavirus problem in Hawaii.

Schatz: Dems Poised To Roll Out ‘Big, Bold Climate Legislation’ Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Schatz: Dems Poised To Roll Out ‘Big, Bold Climate Legislation’

The Hawaii senator unveiled a new proposal to reduce emissions and stimulate the economy by focusing federal resources to combat the rise of global temperatures.

Civil Beat/HNN Poll: Voters Have Negative View Of Ige, Caldwell

Civil Beat/HNN Poll: Voters Have Negative View Of Ige, Caldwell

Voters have cooled on U.S. Rep. Tulsi Gabbard, too. But Lt. Gov. Josh Green is very popular.

Our DC Delegation At Home: Cooking, Yardwork, Surfing And Politics Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Our DC Delegation At Home: Cooking, Yardwork, Surfing And Politics

Each member of Hawaii’s federal delegation has taken on a different role as the federal government struggles to respond to the growing coronavirus pandemic.

Hirono, Schatz Throw Their Support Behind Joe Biden Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Hirono, Schatz Throw Their Support Behind Joe Biden

All four members of Hawaii’s federal delegation have come out in support of the former vice president to Hawaii’s own Barack Obama.

A Guide To Benefits In The Federal COVID-19 Package

A Guide To Benefits In The Federal COVID-19 Package

Sen. Schatz’s office is directing Hawaii folks to the resource to help families, workers and businesses access funds and assistance.

Schatz: At Least $4 Billion In Federal Relief For Hawaii Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Schatz: At Least $4 Billion In Federal Relief For Hawaii

The U.S. senator estimates that local residents will get an estimated $2.38 billion through direct payments and unemployment benefits.