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Colleen Hanabusa

National Political Analysts Give Schatz The Edge

National Political Analysts Give Schatz The Edge

Incumbency, youth and seniority favor Hawaii senator, but Hanabusa has experience, female support and Dan Inouye.
Gabbard Breaks With Democrats On Republican Budget Bill Adrienne LaFrance/Civil Beat

Gabbard Breaks With Democrats On Republican Budget Bill

Vote represents rare split within Hawaii's all-Democratic congressional delegation.
Why Abercrombie Didn’t Pick Hanabusa

Why Abercrombie Didn’t Pick Hanabusa

Lieutenant governor Brian Schatz flies to D.C. on Air Force One to be sworn Thursday in as Hawaii's next U.S. senator.
Two U.S. Presidents, Other Dignitaries, Remember Inouye in Washington

Two U.S. Presidents, Other Dignitaries, Remember Inouye in Washington

Church bells rang across Washington, D.C., after a memorial service for the Hawaii senator.
Who Wants To Be A U.S. Senator?

Who Wants To Be A U.S. Senator?

UPDATED 12/24/12 2 p.m. A whole bunch of Hawaii Democrats, that's who. Civil Beat handicaps the appointment of Inouye's successor.
DC808: On the Wire — Closing The Deal

DC808: On the Wire — Closing The Deal

Congresswoman Colleen Hanabusa says Democrats have a mandate to raise taxes on wealthy Americans — and some Republicans know it.
Checking the Fact Check: Djou Claim on Small Business Vote is False

Checking the Fact Check: Djou Claim on Small Business Vote is False

U.S. Rep responds to Civil Beat Fact Check about her voting record.
Civil Beat Poll – Hanabusa Expands Lead Over Djou In Race for Congress

Civil Beat Poll – Hanabusa Expands Lead Over Djou In Race for Congress

Democrats likely to continue representing Hawaii in House.