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Medical Training Program

UH’s School of Medicine (JABSOM) announced their new OB/GYN Residency and new OBGYN Clinic at HILO Bay. Full article here: http://hawaiitribune-herald.com/news/local-news/medical-training-program-expands

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Filipino Veterans Burial Assistance Law

HB1420 HD1 SD1 CD1 – RELATING TO FILIPINO VETERANS BURIAL ASSISTANCE was signed into law this morning appropriating funds for burial grants for qualifying Filipino-American veterans to provide funeral and burial services and transportation of their remains to the Philippines.

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Bill Signing Ceremony for HB 942

Senator Lorraine attended a Bill Signing Ceremony recently at the Governor’s office honoring Veterans of Filipino Ancestry for HB 942. HB 942 authorizes the State Foundation on Culture and the Arts to commission an artist to design and build a monument to honor and commemorate Filipino veterans of World War II, with all costs to […]

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Hawai‘i Women’s Legislative Caucus Bills Signed

Newly enacted laws support womens health, improve healthcare access, and protect children. More information here: http://bigislandnow.com/2017/07/09/governor-signs-bills-submitted-by-hawaii-women%CA%BBs-legislative-caucus/

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Memorialization Ceremony in honor of Lt. Col. Henry Hara

It’s been a busy and very informative few days…Last week I was privileged to attend the Memorialization Ceremony in honor of Lt. Col. Henry Hara at the Armed Forces Reserve Center in Keaukaha. I also had the opportunity to visit three schools in District 4 with Senator Michelle Kidani, Chair of the Senate Education Committee […]

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Hawaii County Dental Society’s dinner

Attended last night’s Hawaii County Dental Society’s dinner with Senator Kahele and Representative Nakashima. Great evening and good to see everyone.

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Discussing the Budget at Today’s Conference

Senator Lorraine Inouye attended today’s conference, which began with WAM and FIN discussing the budget. WAM Committee attended in matching tshirts.

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Kupuna Power Event at the Capitol

Senator Lorraine Inouye was at the Kupuna Power event today at the Capitol. Pictured above with Former US Senator Dan Akaka and Danny Kaleikini.

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Talking with UH Hilo Students about the Legislative Process

Senator Lorraine Inouye recently met with students of UH Hilo to talk about the legislative process.

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Easter Baskets for the Homeless

Senator Lorraine Inouye and her staff turned in their Easter Baskets for the homeless as part of the Annual Women’s Legislative Caucus Donation Drive.

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