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Colleen Hanabusa

How Hawaii Reps Would Save $1.2 Trillion

How Hawaii Reps Would Save $1.2 Trillion

The super committee failed, but Hawaii's congresswomen have some ideas.
Capitol Watch: Nov. 21

Capitol Watch: Nov. 21

UPDATED 4:40 p.m. APEC quarterbacking; Hannemann, Hirono, Lingle on supercommittee; and evaluating Hawaii's U.S. Senate race.
A Day on the Hill: Colleen Hanabusa

A Day on the Hill: Colleen Hanabusa

Hawaii Rep. Hanabusa takes Civil Beat behind the scenes on Capitol Hill.
Hanabusa: Time for U.S. To Leave Afghanistan

Hanabusa: Time for U.S. To Leave Afghanistan

Hawaii Congresswoman says Pakistan is a different story.
Business Execs, PACs Boost Hanabusa Campaign

Business Execs, PACs Boost Hanabusa Campaign

Walt Disney and defense contractors among congresswoman's big donors.
Hanabusa Nearly Doubles Djou in Fundraising

Hanabusa Nearly Doubles Djou in Fundraising

Political action committees boost incumbent Dem over GOP challenger.
Panetta to Hanabusa on Military’s Future: ‘You’ve Got to Be Damn Flexible’ Adrienne LaFrance/Civil Beat

Panetta to Hanabusa on Military’s Future: ‘You’ve Got to Be Damn Flexible’

Congresswoman sees Hawaii's strategic location as buffer from defense cuts.
Observations on Lingle’s U.S. Senate Candidacy From An Almost-Candidate

Observations on Lingle’s U.S. Senate Candidacy From An Almost-Candidate

Hanabusa warns that former governor is "formidable" opponent.
Nice Speech, Mr. President, But Can It Pass?

Nice Speech, Mr. President, But Can It Pass?

Deep divide in Congress raises questions about whether jobs plan will stick.