Hilo 81°
View Full Weather Forecast
WHILE YOU WERE AWAY:
    No New Story/Video Updates Since Your Last Visit. Here are the most recent updates:
TAG: senator brian schatz
AD
October 04, 2017

Schatz Reintroduces Bipartisan Legislation to Expand Use of Police Body Cameras

The legislation would create a pilot grant program to assist state and local law enforcement agencies to develop safe and effective body-worn camera programs
Read More
September 12, 2017

Hawai‘i to Receive More than $7.5 Million for Emergency Preparedness

Funding will support preparedness for natural disasters, acts of terrorism and other emergencies.
Read More
August 07, 2017

Senate Advances Schatz Technology Initiatives

The Senate passed key technology legislation introduced by Sen. Brian Schatz to expand internet access.
Read More
August 06, 2017

Sen. Schatz Leads Call for Expansion of Compassionate Prison Program

Senators are urging the Justice Department to expand a program reducing sentences for elderly or terminally ill inmates.
Read More
May 23, 2017

Schatz and Gabbard Denounce Trump’s Proposed Budget Cuts

The 2018 Budget Blueprint gives massive tax breaks to the wealthy, while cutting vital health, welfare, environmental, infrastructure, education and jobs programs for the American people.
Read More
May 18, 2017

Schatz Introduces Bill to Improve Child Safety on Planes

The legislation would update airplane medical kits to include child-appropriate medical supplies
Read More
May 11, 2017

Schatz, Senators Urge Trump to Fill Senior State Dept. Vacancies

The letter urges Trump to nominate leaders for more than 100 unfilled senior State Department positions that are critical to an effective U.S. foreign policy.
Read More
May 04, 2017

Bill Will Increase Federal Funding for Programs in Hawai‘i

Congressional appropriators released a bipartisan spending bill April 30 that will increase federal funding for Hawai‘i in fiscal year 2017.
Read More
May 02, 2017

Sen. Schatz Comments on ‘First 100 Days’

"... unless the president changes his approach and reaches out to the Democrats, the next 100 days will be just like the first: a series of broken promises to the families of America.”
Read More
April 26, 2017

Sen. Schatz Comments on FCC Chairman’s Proposal

"His proposal would take away the American people’s access to a free and open internet and give control to big corporations.”
Read More
April 26, 2017

Sen. Schatz Comments on National Monument Executive Order

Sen. Brian Schatz released a statement regarding President Donald Trump’s executive order to review national monuments—including the Papahānaumokuākea...
Read More
April 21, 2017

State Leaders Weigh in on N. Korea Threat to Hawai‘i

State leaders discuss the threat of an attack on Hawai‘i by North Korea.
Read More
April 19, 2017

Sen. Schatz Discusses Pressing Issues at Hilo Town Hall

Approximately 200 to 300 Big Island residents turned out for a Town Hall with Sen. Brian Schatz at the University of Hawai‘i at Hilo on Tuesday, April 18, 2017.
Read More
April 14, 2017

Sen. Schatz to Host Town Hall Meeting in Hilo

U.S. Sen. Brian Schatz (D-Hawai‘i) will host a town hall meeting in Hilo on Tuesday, April 18 at 1 p.m., at the University of Hawai‘i Gymnasium.
Read More
March 06, 2017

Sen Schatz Comments on New Muslim Ban

Sen. Brian Schatz released a statement on President Trump’s new executive order that bans refugees and immigrants from certain Muslim-majority nations.
Read More
AD
AD
AD
AD
^
Close (×)