Kahului 79°
View Full Weather Forecast
    No New Story/Video Updates Since Your Last Visit. Here are the most recent updates:
TAG: brian schatz
November 21, 2017

Hawai‘i Lawmakers Call on FCC to Protect Net Neutrality

Hawaiʻi lawmakers are among those voicing concerns with the Federal Communications Commission’s plan to dismantle landmark net neutrality rules.
Read More
November 08, 2017

Bill Reintroduced to Raise Tobacco Sale Age to 21

US Senator Brian Schatz of Hawai‘i joined in reintroducing the Tobacco to 21 Act, legislation to prohibit the sale of tobacco products to anyone under 21 years.
Read More
October 31, 2017

US Senators, Schatz Introduce Bill to Prevent Pre-emptive Strike on North Korea

The bill would prohibit funds from being used for kinetic military operations without Congressional approval unless the US faces an imminent threat or such action is necessary to defend citizens
Read More
October 11, 2017

Sen. Schatz on Trump’s Threat to NBC

U.S. Sen. Brian Schatz released a statement today following President Donald Trump's threat to challenge NBC’s broadcast license.
Read More
September 11, 2017

Legislation Introduced To Correct Equifax Breach Credit Errors

Following the data breach of the credit reporting agency Equifax, US Sen. Brian Schatz reintroduced the Stop Errors in Credit Use and Reporting, or SECURE Act..
Read More
September 06, 2017

Hawai‘i Joins 16 States in Lawsuit to Preserve DACA

Hawaiʻi joined a coalition of 16 states in filing a lawsuit to protect Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals grantees, a program which was brought to an end...
Read More
September 05, 2017

Hawai‘i Gets $7.5 M For Emergency Prep, Homeland Security

A total $7.6 million in federal funds is being awarded to Hawai‘i to prevent and respond to natural disasters, terrorism, and other emergencies...
Read More
September 05, 2017

Trump Terminates DACA, Hawai‘i Senators Defend Program

The Trump administration today announced the end of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program in the US. An estimated 800,000 young undocumented...
Read More
August 31, 2017

$500,000 Secured for Flood Forecasting in West Maui

A $500,000 award has been issued to the Pacific Island Ocean Observing System to improve forecasting of storm surges and high tide events in West Maui.
Read More
August 24, 2017

Schatz Accepting Applications for High School Internship Program

The program provides a hands-on learning opportunity about the US Senate and encourages students to be advocates in their schools and communities.
Read More
August 23, 2017

Sen. Schatz Congressional Update: Trump, N. Korea, Federal Funding

Sen. Schatz shared with us concerns and key issues raised by Maui constituents.  He also discussed the events in Charlottesville, the North Korea threat and...
Read More
August 15, 2017

Schatz Tweets “This is Not My President” After Trump’s Remarks on Charlottesville Violence

US Sen. Brian Schatz today Tweeted the message "This is not my President" following remarks made by President Donald Trump in which the president said...
Read More
August 14, 2017

MNHCoC Accepting Reservations for Hui Holomua Business Fest

This year’s conference will explore the new NATIVE Act and it's potential to expand local tourism, spur economic growth and educate visitors about Native culture and history.
Read More
July 19, 2017

US Supreme Court Denies Trump’s Clarification of Order Relating to Travel Ban

The US Supreme Court today denied the Trump Administration's motion to clarify an order issued by the court in Trump v Hawaiʻi relating to his travel ban.
Read More
July 17, 2017

$3 M in Coastal Management Funding for Hawai‘i

The funding includes $500,000 for the University of Hawaiʻi for the development of real-time forecasting tools for high surf, king tides and storm surge.
Read More
Close (×)