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Daniel K. Inouye

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.
Who Will Lead If Inouye and Abercrombie Leave Office? Ed Morita/edmorita@me.com

Who Will Lead If Inouye and Abercrombie Leave Office?

Hawaii Democrats quietly talking about succession for the senator and governor. It's not a deep bench.
Spokesman: Inouye Healthy, Fall Unrelated to Grueling Schedule

Spokesman: Inouye Healthy, Fall Unrelated to Grueling Schedule

The 88-year-old Hawaii senator cut his head in a fall at his Maryland home.
Inouye Wants Active Role In Hirono Campaign

Inouye Wants Active Role In Hirono Campaign

Hawaii senator pushing for Democrat as junior partner.
Where Is Honolulu Rail’s Federal Funding?

Where Is Honolulu Rail’s Federal Funding?

Grabauskas said FTA review would take 30 days; it's been 80.
Déjà Vu As Gabbard, Hannemann Fight for Senators’ Support

Déjà Vu As Gabbard, Hannemann Fight for Senators’ Support

Campaign ads for Hawaii's 2nd Congressional District imply endorsement by Akaka, Inouye.
Generation Dan

Generation Dan

Open Senate seat prompts older Hawaii politicians to reach for the big time.
Akaka, Inouye Both Voted To Outlaw Cockfight Attendance Flickr.com

Akaka, Inouye Both Voted To Outlaw Cockfight Attendance

U.S. Sens. Dan Inouye and Dan Akaka were both part of a strong Senate majority that voted recently to…
U.S. House Subcommittee Slices Money for Rail Flickr

U.S. House Subcommittee Slices Money for Rail

UPDATED Appropriations Committee to take up transportation bill Tuesday.
Who’s the Wealthiest Member of Hawaii’s Congressional Delegation? Adrienne LaFrance/Civil Beat

Who’s the Wealthiest Member of Hawaii’s Congressional Delegation?

Financial disclosures show Inouye, Hirono, Hanabusa all worth between $1.5 million and $4 million.
Race To The Finish For Federal Rail Money

Race To The Finish For Federal Rail Money

With line of credit bill passed, will Honolulu get guarantee before election?

Democrats Hold Emotional Aloha for ‘Uncle Danny’ Akaka

It was the last time the longtime champion of Native Hawaiians would address the group as “senator.”

Daniel K. Inouye