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Daniel K. Inouye

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.”

Dear Dan: Cayetano’s Email to Inouye

Dear Dan: Cayetano’s Email to Inouye

UPDATED The former governor laid out why he opposes Honolulu rail, but the senator never responded.
Inouye: The Only Thing That Will Stop Rail is World War III

Inouye: The Only Thing That Will Stop Rail is World War III

Hawaii's senior senator holds a rail pep talk at Waipahu construction company headquarters.
Inouye Wants to Revive Interisland Ferry

Inouye Wants to Revive Interisland Ferry

Senator says no federal funds available for ferry yet but "we're going to get one."
Sen. Inouye Can’t See the Forest When it Comes to Rail

Sen. Inouye Can’t See the Forest When it Comes to Rail

Rail will "suck the air out of the city's ability to provide more important basic services."
Inouye: Too Much Secrecy in Political Donations Adrienne LaFrance/Civil Beat

Inouye: Too Much Secrecy in Political Donations

Hawaii senator says political nonprofits should not be allowed to keep donors in the shadows.
Daniel K. Inouye