Rep. Tulsi Gabbard with kids at the Paukūkalo Boys & Girls Club on Maui. 10/30/14, Courtesy photo.
By Maui Now Staff
Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard visited Maui businesses on Thursday in an effort to learn about operations and get an update on how their work is affecting the island’s economy and job market.
Stops included visits to Maui Diagnostic Imaging, Pepsi Beverage Company in Wailuku, and Maui Soda & Ice Works.
Gabbard also spent time with keiki and instructors at the Boys & Girls Club in Paukūkalo where she answered questions about congress, and spoke about the need for young servant-leaders.
Today, the congresswoman heads to Oʻahu for keynote remarks at the dedication ceremony for the newly finished Warrior Transition Battalion Headquarters at Schofield Barracks.
Rep. Gabbard is guided by Cathy Nobriga through at tour of the Maui Soda and Ice Works facility as she learns about their small business model and local operation. 10/30/14, courtesy photo.
Rep. Gabbard at the Paukukalo Boys & Girls Clubhouse. 10/30/14, courtesy photo.
Rep. Gabbard meets with Buddy & Cathy Nobriga, business parters / father-daughter team, at Maui Soda and Ice Works. 10/30/14, courtesy photo.
Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard tours the Pepsi Beverages Company facility on Maui and learns how it is providing jobs for local residents. 10/30/14, courtesy photo.
Dr. Ignacio and Dr. Kaye’s of Maui Diagnostic Imaging introduce Rep. Gabbard to their state-of-the-art technology at their Kahului facility. 10/30/14, Courtesy photo.