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Daniel K. Inouye

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.
Grab Bag: Hawaii’s 2011 Congressional Votes

Grab Bag: Hawaii’s 2011 Congressional Votes

What this year's congressional voting records tell us about Hawaii delegates.
When Hawaii’s U.S. Senators Don’t Vote the Same Way

When Hawaii’s U.S. Senators Don’t Vote the Same Way

Senators divided by the Patriot Act, patent overhaul and financial reform.
Army ‘Discouraged’ by Record-High Suicides U.S. Army

Army ‘Discouraged’ by Record-High Suicides

Sen. Daniel Inouye says he's surprised the suicide rate isn't higher.
Inouye: Tax Loopholes for Corporations Must End

Inouye: Tax Loopholes for Corporations Must End

Hawaii senator also confident Honolulu rail funding safe despite fiscal crisis.

Hawaii Senators Back Debt Deal Despite Concerns

Akaka and Inouye express reservations on lack of revenue.
U.S. Senate Mails Dans’ Financial Disclosures

U.S. Senate Mails Dans’ Financial Disclosures

Two weeks after request, documents arrive by post with receipt for $2.04.
DISCUSSION: Federal Government

DISCUSSION: Federal Government

The federal government is a major force shaping Hawaii.
Inouye: Debt Debate ‘Doing This Nation Harm’

Inouye: Debt Debate ‘Doing This Nation Harm’

Hawaii's congressional delegates are losing patience as debt talks flounder.
Hello, U.S. Senate? Sorry, You’ll Have to Fax Us

Hello, U.S. Senate? Sorry, You’ll Have to Fax Us

How wealthy are Hawaii's two senators? It's the 21st Century, but the Senate doesn't have that info online.
Capitol Watch: May 31

Capitol Watch: May 31

UPDATED 2:07 p.m. Hawaii House reps in minority on debt vote; gov approves reapportionment commission funds; and Gates, Duckworth in town.
Capitol Watch: May 24 Civil Beat

Capitol Watch: May 24

UPDATED 3:46 p.m. Puppy love from the gov; and Neighbor Isle gov't news.
Daniel K. Inouye