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Congress has taken numerous stabs at retreating from the premise that the internment of Japanese Americans during World War II was constitutional. However, the Supreme Court case that justified it, Korematsu v. United States, has never been overruled.
U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand recently released Off the Sidelines: Raise Your Voice, Change the World, "a playbook for women who want to step up, whether in Congress or the boardroom or the local PTA." It's both a call to action for women and a personal memoir.
Hawaii's other Senate seat belongs to Japanese-American Mazie Hirono (D), who is not up for re-election this year. She is
Gillibrand shared that eyebrow-raising story in her new book, "Off The Sidelines," also noting how she once had a male colleague
Sen. Elizabeth (D-Mass.) weighed into the Hawaii Democratic primary battle between Sen. Brian Schatz and Rep. Colleen Hanabusa
Dan Inouye and Patsy Mink are two of modern Hawaii's greatest political leaders. To honor their memory, last year the Hawaii
President Barack Obama endorsed Schatz in March, lending national attention to the Aug. 9 Democratic primary, which cuts
HONOLULU  — For political and emotional drama, it’s hard to top this: U.S. Sen. Daniel Inouye, the most beloved and respected
Even if Hawai'i is overlooked when it comes time to make a decision, the real win is Hawai'i's.
After being shot in the stomach in a firefight, Inouye crawled towards a German bunker with a live grenade in his hand. As
Sept. 7 would have been Senator Daniel Inouye's 89th birthday. Honolulu Mayor Kirk Caldwell is hosting a public celebration
Veterans bring skills for leadership, team building and problem solving. They understand strategy and tactics. They have a global perspective, yet can relate to everyday Americans. They are good leaders.
Restoring Memorial Day to its traditional date would be a fitting tribute to Daniel Inouye and his distinguished seven decades of service.
Ed Koch was a member of The Greatest Generation and not just by accident of birth. He was an American patriot who spent a lifetime serving his country and his city. He wanted to make the world a better place, root out corruption and help people. In this, he was an outstanding success.
There are enough real-life struggles of poverty, illness, abuse, so that we need each other in order to create supportive, nurturing communities, not invest in violence or commit ourselves to combative ways of relating.
Just hours after Hawaii Gov. Neil Abercrombie appointed him to fill the United States Senate seat that had been occupied
Former Hawaii Lt. Gov. Brian Schatz (D) was sworn in to the U.S. Senate on Thursday by Vice President Joe Biden. Schatz was
Hawaii Democrats picked U.S. Rep. Colleen Hanabusa, Schatz and Department of Land and Natural Resources Deputy Director Esther
Hanabusa, Schatz and Kiaaina emerged from a crop of 14 candidates. A member of the committee who voted on the names Wednesday
Since Monday, Booker has continued his Twitter campaign for Gabbard calling her an "inspiring person" and retweeting favorable