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Mark Takai

Takai Indicates Support For Hanabusa Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Takai Indicates Support For Hanabusa

The U.S. congressman says he will do what he can to elect "a progressive champion to represent Hawaii in Congress."
Hanabusa To Run For Takai’s Seat In Congress? PF Bentley/Civil Beat

Hanabusa To Run For Takai’s Seat In Congress?

The Democrat and former congresswoman likely would scare off many potential challengers for the seat she won twice before Takai.
Obama Honors Hawaii’s Takai Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Obama Honors Hawaii’s Takai

The White House issued a statement Friday noting the congressman's military and legislative service
Rep. Mark Takai Of Hawaii Will Not Run For Re-Election Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Rep. Mark Takai Of Hawaii Will Not Run For Re-Election

The first-term congressman says that his pancreatic cancer has spread, but he promises to serve out the remainder of his term.
‘Chaos’ In US House Floor Vote CSPAN

‘Chaos’ In US House Floor Vote

UPDATED: The GOP narrowly defeated a Democratic measure to ensure protections for members of the LGBT community.
Sanders Backers Dispute Delegate Count Anthony Quintano/Civil Beat

Sanders Backers Dispute Delegate Count

UPDATED: Hawaii supporters of Bernie Sanders are asking Democratic superdelegates to reflect the state's landslide caucus vote.
Bill Would Help Elderly Age In Place Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Bill Would Help Elderly Age In Place

Congressman Mark Takai has introduced a measure to help families modify their homes to take care of kupuna.
Schatz Has $3M In Campaign Cash PF Bentley/Civil Beat

Schatz Has $3M In Campaign Cash

The U.S. senator has yet to draw an official competitor in his re-election race this year.
Takai Warns Of North Korea Threat Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Takai Warns Of North Korea Threat

The congressman wants to make sure the islands are protected by radar from incoming ballistic missiles.